Final week, Google introduced it plans to shut down Stadia on January 18. One of many less-discussed casualties of the information was that Tequila Works’ Gylt, a horror journey recreation and the primary Stadia-exclusive title, would disappear fully. Fortunately, that received’t be the case.
Tequila Works has confirmed that it plans to make Gylt multiplatform in 2023. It doesn’t specify which platforms the sport will develop into out there on, but it surely’s a reduction to know that considered one of Stadia’s few authentic gems received’t be misplaced to historical past.
Gylt launched in November 2019 alongside Stadia. It stars a younger woman named Sally who searches for her lacking cousin throughout a city haunted by evil spirits. The narrative additionally serves a commentary on bullying and depresssion. The sport’s vibe and artwork path evoke movies like Coraline or Tim Burton’s animated works and channels video games like Inside and Silent Hill. Gameplay emphasizes stealth, with gamers utilizing a flashlight to defeat enemies. Regardless of its extra harmless veneer, the sport has its share of genuinely creepy moments, and I personally discovered it to be an gratifying horror romp.
Will you be trying out Gylt earlier than Stadia shuts down or wait to play it elsewhere subsequent yr? Tell us within the feedback!