Indie game developer Total Eclipse says its Clockwork Man series, is now available on Steam.
The games feature hand-drawn backgrounds and art, scrolling and zoomable multi-layered scenes, puzzles, a progressive hint system and a blend of hidden object and adventure game play. They’re Mac OS X compatible and cost US$9.99 for The Clockwork Man 1 (http://store.steampowered.com/app/111000/) and $13.49 for The Clockwork Man 2 (http://store.steampowered.com/app/111010/).
Here’s how the series is described: “In The Clockwork Man you explore a fantastic vision of the past through the eyes of Miranda Calomy, a feisty engineer with a knack for creative problem-solving. Accompanied by her loyal robot friend, Sprocket, she embarks on a global adventure trying to help her grandfather. Will she manage to compile the parts to the world’s greatest invention before it’s too late?
“The Clockwork Man: The Hidden World brings twice as much fun, puzzles, adventure game play and a story that will captivate you! The discovery of a strange obsidian artefact takes the duo on a quest for The Hidden World, a land lost in time and glimpsed through legends. Yet they are not alone! Doggedly chasing you every step of the way, an unknown menace will do anything in their power to discover the legend for their own benefit.”