As a dad with two young children, I find myself reading a lot of children's books. I find many of them to be a bit of a snooze, but there are certain stories that cause me to sit up and take notice - usually the ones that have a hint of danger or darkness lurking around the edges.
Beacon Pines, a new game that has been fully funded on Kickstarter, looks like it is going to take that creepy kid's story dynamic and push it to the hilt. Self-described as "Winnie the Pooh meets Twin Peaks", Beacon Pines...well...it goes places. Check out this trailer:
Some of Beacon Pine's features, as listed in a recent press release:
Beacon Pines' Kickstarter runs through March 5th if you want to support the game's development. Or, if you just want to check it out, a demo is available here.