Project Winter

Fact Sheet



Developer:
Other Ocean Interactive
St John's, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada

Publisher:
Other Ocean Group

Platforms:
PC

Release Date:
Feburary 7, 2019

Price
$19.99 USD

Stores:
Steam
Humble Bundle
Green Man Gaming


Social:


Contact:
Ryan Hale, Studio Head
ryan.hale@otherocean.com
Carly Shields, Evolve PR
carly@evolve-pr.com

Website:
www.projectwinter.co

Description



Betray your friends in this 8 person multiplayer game focused on social deception and survival. Communication and teamwork is essential to the survivors ultimate goal of escape. Gather resources, repair structures, and brave the wilderness together. Just beware that there are traitors within the group who will be steadily gaining strength as the match progresses. Traitors only goal is to stop the survivors by any means necessary.


Features:

Escape to Survive

As a survivor amongst a group of strangers you will have to collect resources, battle the elements and complete a series of tasks in order to call in one of several rescue vehicles.


Hidden Roles

Amongst the group of survivors, lurk unidentified traitors. The traitors are known to each other but not the survivors. Their goal is to stop the survivors from escaping without being identified and killed.


Teamwork

Survivors cannot escape unless they work together. Players who wander off on their own will have difficulty surviving the elements, can fall victim to hostile wildlife, or become easy targets for the traitors.


Communication

There are several ways to communicate with other players, including proximity-based voice chat, private voice chat radio channels, text chat, and emotes - communication is key if the survivors have any hope of completing their tasks and defending against the traitors.


Betrayal & Deception

The traitors are outnumbered and weak when the game begins, they may infiltrate the survivors and earn their trust while they build up their strength. Survivors can never be 100% sure of who to trust. The traitors can take advantage of this by spreading lies, and pitting the survivors against each other.

Trailers:



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About Other Ocean Interactive:



Founded in 2006, Other Ocean has focused on developing original titles (Giant Cop, #IDARB, RAD Boarding) and franchise products (Super Monkey Ball, Yu-Gi-Oh!, Mortal Kombat). Other Ocean has worked on such industry leading licenses as Minecraft, Rick and Morty, Toy Story, The Simpsons South Park, NBA, Green Lantern, Spiderman, MBA and XMen. As third party developer, Other Ocean's Ultra Street Fighter for Playstation 4 is now the staple in multiple and massively successful, Street Fighter Tournaments around the World. Similarly our third party work on Intellectual Property such as NBA Rush, Yu-Gi-Oh!, and Mega Man have all achieved tremendous commercial success . Other Ocean Group has won 2 XBox Live Arcade awards, several Editor's Choice Awards, been nominated for several Gamespot Best Game Awards, and won a best of show award at E3. The company has development studios in St. John's and Charlottetown, Canada and Emeryville, California. The Project Winter development team is located in the St John's, Newfoundland & Labrador studio in Canada.

Credits:



  • Ryan Hale - Studio Head
  • Deirdre Ayre - Head of Canadian Operations
  • Andrew Ayre - CEO
  • Ben Thwaites - Art Director
  • Jon Lambe - Senior Artist
  • Nick Blackee - UI Artist
  • Alex Boyce - Lead Designer
  • TG Yap - Designer
  • Chris Navarro - Development Director
  • Jade Moss - Associate Producer
  • Bob Baffy - Audio Engineer
  • Ankit Goel - Lead Programmer
  • Wendall Harding - Senior Programmer
  • Craig Ryan - Programmer
  • Eric Stock - Programmer
  • Keenan Johnston - Programmer
  • Scott Jennings - Jr. Programmer
  • Samuel Pipes - Animation
  • Sam Dobbin - Community Manager
  • Lois MacNeill - QA Manager
  • Max Knechtel - QA Supervisor
  • David Greeley - Web Developer