Beat Cop Gaming NewsGamepressure.com
New York of the 1980s, a cop framed for murder, and dozens of humorous references to old cop movies and TV shows – this is what you can expect from Beat Cop, an upcoming point-and-click adventure game from Polish indie studio Pixel Crow. The game’s publisher, 11 bit studios (the creators of This War of Mine) has announced that Beat Cop is going to hit Steam on March 30, 2017. Another old-school point-and-click that launches on the same date is Thimbleweed Park from the veterans of the genre: Ron Gilbert and Gary Winnick.
Beat Cop is a pixel art adventure game from 11 bit studios, the devs of This War of Mine. You play as a cop framed for murder and hunted by the local mafia. Apart from following his daily routine, he needs to turn every stone and find out who set him up. The creators are promising a non-linear story with multiple endings. Beat Cop will be overflowing with the atmosphere and humor of the 1980s as well as inspirations driven from classic American crime television series, such as Kojak, Columbo, Magnum, and Miami Vice.