Are you curious about what it's like to be a disobedient squid ANN 2.35f with four tentacles controlling a whole train? Ridiculous? No!

DARK TRAIN is a 2D atmospheric hardcore adventure (no hints, no text, no help!) in an oppressive setting full of handmade papercut visuals, logical puzzles and mysteries about famous inventor D. W. Tagrezbung. As a player your task is simple. Leave the gates of Border City.

DARK TRAIN FEATURES:

  • story - strong narrative with direct action gameplay
  • exploration - non-casual exploratory game feel
  • atmosphere - dark oppressive setting
  • narration - non-textual, situational
  • audiovisuals - paper-art style
  • no hints, no help - there is always a way to solve it

More info: Paperash.com / Steam Store Page

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Dear fans of Indie DB,

Are you curious about what it's like to be a disobedient squid ANN 2.35f with four tentacles controlling a whole train? Ridiculous? No!

DARK TRAIN is a 2D atmospheric hardcore adventure (no hints, no text, no help!) in an oppressive setting full of handmade papercut visuals, logical puzzles and mysteries about famous inventor D. W. Tagrezbung. As a player your task is simple. Leave the gates of Border City.

DARK TRAIN FEATURES:

  • story - strong narrative with direct action gameplay
  • exploration - non-casual exploratory game feel
  • atmosphere - dark oppressive setting
  • narration - non-textual, situational
  • audiovisuals - paper-art style
  • no hints, no help - there is always a way to solve it

AWARDS:

  • Czech Game Of The Year 2016 Award (Best visuals)
  • Featured in official Unity GDC 2016 Game Showreel
  • Average review score: 81%

DEMO DOWNLOAD:

FULL VERSION OF DARK TRAIN:

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TRAILER:


IN-GAME SCREENSHOTS:

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MAKING OF:

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Dark Train won Czech Game Of The Year 2016 Award (Best visuals category)

Dark Train won Czech Game Of The Year 2016 Award (Best visuals category)

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Dear passengers, we have a pleasant announcement to make. Dark Train have won Czech Game Of The Year 2016 Award in category Best visuals.

Dark Train: Frozen to the Metal [game update]

Dark Train: Frozen to the Metal [game update]

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Dear passengers, our journey is Frozen to the Metal! We are getting reports about upcoming strong blizzard. What does it mean? For now, it is sure that...

Dark Train – Deep Into the City [game update]

Dark Train – Deep Into the City [game update]

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Dear passengers, from now on Dark Train's journey is enhanced by new levels!

Game mechanics of Dark Train

Game mechanics of Dark Train

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Everything about Dark Train mechanics – Wagons, collectors & train unit control.

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Dark Train (Mac demo)

Dark Train (Mac demo)

Demo

DARK TRAIN is a 2D atmospheric adventure with mechanical squid ANN 2.35f tied to a railroad "tamagotchi". The road is non-textual and made of paper.

Dark Train (Windows demo)

Dark Train (Windows demo)

Demo

DARK TRAIN is a 2D atmospheric adventure with mechanical squid ANN 2.35f tied to a railroad "tamagotchi". The road is non-textual and made of paper.

Comments  (0 - 10 of 23)
Blue_Fyre
Blue_Fyre

aaand i bought it :) thanks for all the work, lets see if the waiting was worth it

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Dominik_Jícha Creator
Dominik_Jícha

really big thanks! :)

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Blue_Fyre
Blue_Fyre

looks REALLY nice, comletly different from the stuff i play usually, keep it up!

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Dominik_Jícha Creator
Dominik_Jícha

Thank you! Really kind words :)

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Blue_Fyre
Blue_Fyre

is this game still alive or dead? seems a bit quiet here

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Dominik_Jícha Creator
Dominik_Jícha

Live as much as possible. We have added two new articles and images here. :)

But if you want to be "in touch" we recommend to follow us on facebook, twitter or instagram. We are posting practically daily there.

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Blue_Fyre
Blue_Fyre

well i have nothing of this all, but i follow this game here now, i hope i will see something in the download-section soon :)

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Dominik_Jícha Creator
Dominik_Jícha

It is done :) => Store.steampowered.com

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N9FKA
N9FKA

Looks atmospheric, I would have played it. Good luck to you!

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Dominik_Jícha Creator
Dominik_Jícha

It is done :) => Store.steampowered.com

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Dominik_Jícha Creator
Dominik_Jícha

Thank you so much! :)

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Apr 17 2017

#DarkTrain heroine – mechanical squid Ann 2.35f plays on organ

Apr 8 2017

RT @LightmileStudio: @paperashstudio Nice graphics!

Apr 5 2017

#IndieDevHour? Time for the new game update of #DarkTrain!

Apr 5 2017

RT @JanZeleny85: Charming artistic train game made by my friends is on Humble now ;)

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We released #DarkTrain on @humble store with 25% launch discount! Humblebundle.com #gamedev #indiedevT.co

Apr 4 2017

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