When the fate of a world hangs in the balance, an unusual hero arises! The visually impressive adventure-epic The Whispered World is now available as a Special Edition for the first time. Let the Whispered World enchant you with its many animated details and fantastic characters.
User reviews:
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Very Positive (11 reviews) - 90% of the 11 user reviews in the last 30 days are positive.
Overall:
Mostly Positive (472 reviews) - 75% of the 472 user reviews for this game are positive.
Release Date: May 6, 2014

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March 21

The Whispered World Special Edition – Changelog Version 3.2.0418

Hello everyone!

We got an update for The Whispered World and the update file size is quite large. There are many fixed audio files that had the snapping at start removed.

IMPORTANT NOTE: Due to the Visionaire engine upgrade older save games will no longer be useable. You can download new saves at our support site here.

This update contains the following changes and fixes:

  • Engine Update to Visionaire 4.2.5

  • Added: Native Linux version on platforms like Steam or GOG.com
  • Added: Missing hotspot marking on some objects and characters
  • Added: GOG Galaxy Achievements
  • Added: Launch option to open the bonus content folder on Steam
  • Added: Missing subtitles and speech files in some languages
  • Added: Missing developer comment speech files in some languages
  • Added: Main menu and save menu button to the inventory
  • Added: Daedalic ad banner in the main menu replacing the more games link

  • Fixed: Mouse click input not being registered correctly on some systems
  • Fixed: Steam Achievements not unlocking on Windows and Mac OS
  • Fixed: Cracking sound files on some soundcard / headset combinations
  • Fixed: Missing texts in the in-game achievement boxes
  • Fixed: Odd behaviour of the main menu when holding the ESC key
  • Fixed: Some developer comment texts displayed outside the slip of paper
  • Fixed: Minor localization issues
  • Fixed: Several walkmap errors in some scenes
  • Fixed: Clipping errors in some scenes
  • Fixed: Last entry in the extras menu showing the wrong content
  • Fixed: Minor graphical errors in some backgrounds
  • Fixed: Sadwick appearing black / too dark in some scenes
  • Fixed: Sadwick being invisible for a short time during some animations
  • Fixed: Sadwick and Spot being invisible after loading a savegame
  • Fixed: Flickering minor character animations while talking
  • Fixed: It's not possible anymore to open the inventory during a dialog using the mouse wheel
  • Fixed: Timetable notes not hidden when changing a room
  • Fixed: Grandpa disappearing after returning from the woods
  • Fixed: Looping Yaki sound in the menus
  • Fixed: Disappearing Yaki animations when using savegames
  • Fixed: Cogwheel sound effects disappearing when returning from a menu
  • Fixed: Skull riddle levers not reacting
  • Fixed: Continue button in the save menu when using Russian language
  • Fixed: Continue button in the main menu when using Italian language
  • Fixed: Wrong subtitles in the Pipe minigame
  • Fixed: Wrong sound effects when using the note in Shana's room
  • Fixed: Gourney being invisible after loading a savegame
  • Fixed: Mulachai not disappearing when using the autosave from the beginning of chapter 2
  • Fixed: Spot being invisible when solving the elevator puzzle at the end of chapter 3
  • Fixed: Missing stone hotspot during the skull puzzle on some systems
  • Fixed: Animation errors when skipping the cage animations in the prison cell in chapter 4
  • Fixed: Minigame skip button still available after solving the pipe minigame

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Reviews

“Don't whisper, cheer at the top of your lungs: Outstanding!”
86 – GameStar

“Nothing says epic fantasy adventure like gorgeous, hand-painted backgrounds. […] More please!”
Kotaku

“The story of The Whispered World is realized with an amazing eye for detail and the hilarious writing breathes life into its melancholic hero and his upbeat sidekick perfectly. […] Very good!”
84 – 4Players

About This Game

When the fate of a world hangs in the balance, an unusual hero arises!
The visually impressive adventure-epic The Whispered World is now available as a Special Edition for the first time. Let the Whispered World enchant you with its many animated details and fantastic characters.

Sadwick's adventure begins when he sets out to understand the meaning of his recurring nightmares. In his dreams, he is haunted by a mysterious blue sphere as his world collapses around him.
Shana, the oracle, confirms his worst fears: not only does she foretell the end of the world, but also that Sadwick is the very reason for their doom.
Face the prophecy and experience an adventure unlike any other!
Exclusive content of the special edition include audio comments featuring Jan 'Poki' Müller-Michaelis and Marco Hüllen, as well as the orchestral soundtrack and unlockable achievements.

Key Features


  • Solve mysterious and fascinating puzzles
  • Meet many wondrous characters in an intriguing world.
  • Exclusive audio comment featuring 'Poki' and Marco Hüllen, the game's writers
  • An unforgettable story

System Requirements

Windows
Mac OS X
SteamOS + Linux
    Minimum:
    • OS: Windows Vista/7
    • Processor: 2.5 GHz (Single Core) or 2 GHz (Dual Core)
    • Memory: 1 GB RAM
    • Graphics: OpenGL 2.0 compatible with 256 MB RAM, Shader Model 2.0 Support (Shared Memory is not recommended)
    • DirectX: Version 9.0c
    • Storage: 1800 MB available space
    • Sound Card: DirectX 9.0c compatible
    Recommended:
    • OS: Windows Vista/7/8-32bit
    • Processor: 2.5 GHz (Single Core) or 2 GHz (Dual Core)
    • Memory: 2 GB RAM
    • Graphics: OpenGL 2.0 compatible with 512 MB RAM, Shader Model 2.0 Support (Shared Memory is not recommended)
    • DirectX: Version 9.0c
    • Storage: 1800 MB available space
    • Sound Card: DirectX 9.0c compatible
    Minimum:
    • OS: Mac OSX 10.7
    • Processor: 2 GHz (Dual Core) Intel
    • Memory: 1 GB RAM
    • Graphics: OpenGL 2.0 compatible with 256 MB RAM, Shader Model 2.0 Support (Shared Memory is not recommended)
    • Storage: 1800 MB available space
    • Sound Card: 16 bit
    Recommended:
    • OS: Mac OSX 10.11
    • Processor: Intel 2.7 GHz Dual Core CPU
    • Memory: 2 MB RAM
    • Graphics: OpenGL 2.0 compatible with 1024 MB RAM, Shader Model 2.0 Support
    • Storage: 1800 MB available space
    • Sound Card: 16 bit
    Minimum:
    • OS: Ubuntu 12.04 (64 Bit only)
    • Processor: 2 GHz Dual Core CPU
    • Memory: 2 MB RAM
    • Graphics: Geforce 9400 Series, ATI Radeon HD 4500 Series with at least 256 MB VRAM and proprietary drivers, latest OpenGL driver
    • Storage: 1800 MB available space
    • Sound Card: Sound Card with latest drivers
    Recommended:
    • OS: Ubuntu 14.04 (64 Bit only)
    • Processor: 2.6 GHz Dual Core CPU
    • Memory: 4 MB RAM
    • Graphics: ATI Radeon HD 5600 Series, Geforce 9400 GT or better with proprietary drivers
    • Storage: 1800 MB available space
    • Sound Card: Sound Card with latest drivers
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