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Blacksad: Under the Skin

November 4, 2019

By: Courtney Ehrenhofler

 
 
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Game Info
Developer
Pendulo Studios
Publisher
Microids
Release Date
November 14, 2019 (Calendar)
Genre
Adventure
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Blacksad: Under the Skin is a game developed by Pendulo Studios and Ys Interactive co-funded by the Creative Europe Programme of the European Union and published by Microids. Based on the Spanish comic series Blacksad by Juan Diaz Canales and Juanjo Guarnido, published by Darguad, Under the Skin is an original story developed for the game and set in the same world as the comics. Designed to be accessible to both comic fans and newcomers, it continues Microids' history of immersive point-and-click adventure games. It will be available for PC, Mac, Xbox One, PlayStation 4, and the Nintendo Switch.

Developer Quote

The 50s, New York City: Joe Dunn, owner of a boxing club, is found dead.

Meanwhile, rising star Bobby Yale, due to take to the ring for the most important fight of his career, has mysteriously disappeared.

Sonia Dunn, Joe’s daughter, takes over the gym and must deal with its financial woes. She hires private detective John Blacksad to investigate Yale’s disappearance. This sinister case will take our investigator to the darkest, most dismal depths of New York.

With its anthropomorphic characters and its incredible 1950s feel, BLACKSAD: Under the Skin promises all the eerily dark adventure of a detective novel, just like the eponymous comic book series.

Conduct the investigation in your own way. Make use of your feline senses as you hunt for new clues. Make decisions on behalf of Blacksad and influence the outcome of the case.