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Distraint

An interesting 2D adventure game with elements of psychological horror. The game forces the players to answer the question about the limits and the price of humanity. The game was created by an independent Finnish developer Jesse Makkonen.

Adventure | point-and-click | horror | 2D | indie games | experimental/art

Distraint cover

developer: Jesse Makkonen

publisher: Jesse Makkonen

Official website

Game mode: single player

game release date:

Development of the game Distraint have been suspended and will not be continued.

3DS

21Oct2015

PC

27Nov2016

AND

19Apr2017

iOS

11Sep2019

XONE PS4 PSV

13Sep2019

Switch

Distraint is a two-dimensional point & click adventure, representing a genre of psychological horrors. In production we play the role of a young, ambitious man, facing a difficult choice, who may ruin the life of an elderly woman. The title was developed by the Finnish independent producer Jesse Makkonen.

Plot

At Distraint we control the fate of a young man named Price. In order to secure his shares in a well-known company, a man has to occupy the apartment of an older woman. In making this decision, he embarks on a path that will force him to discover the price of his humanity. Distraint tells the story of his dilemmas, actions and guilt.

Mechanics

Distraint is a classic point & click adventure. The player moves around the locations, collects objects, talks with characters and solves simple puzzles (usually using some piece of equipment, getting to the right place, or finding something on the screen). The main attraction of this production is a disturbing and thought-provoking story.

Game modes

Distraint can only be played alone.

Technical aspects

Distraint has a relatively simple, two-dimensional graphic design, which consists mainly of static and animated illustrations. Particularly noteworthy is the interesting and disturbing artistic style, which harmonizes well with both the dark colours of this title and its heavy subject matter. During the game we are accompanied by an intriguing soundtrack.

Age Rating

age requirements: 16+

System requirements

PC / Windows

PC / Windows

Minimum: Dual Core 2.0 GHz, 2 GB RAM, graphic card 512 MB GeForce 8800 or better, 175 MB HDD, Windows Vista

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