INSOMNIA is a dieselpunk sci-fi RPG about the slowly degrading remnants of human society attempting to survive on an abandoned space metropolis. Develop your character, explore lovingly handcrafted locations, interact with peculiar NPCs and factions and try to stay alive in this brutal world.
Recent Reviews:
Mixed (56) - 64% of the 56 user reviews in the last 30 days are positive.
All Reviews:
Mixed (554) - 62% of the 554 user reviews for this game are positive.
Release Date:
Sep 27, 2018

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January 11

GeForce GTX 1080 contest results + news

Hello everyone! We are glad to greet you in 2019! Since it's already January 11th, it's time to announce the winners of our screenshot contest where one lucky winner will get a GeForce 1080 GTX graphics card.

January 9th was the deadline for screenshot submissions and with this in mind, we have approved 139 entries for participation using the WelcomeThePsychosis tag.

Our team was pleasantly surprised by the amount of quality scenes you guys have captured. It wasn't easy to pick who gets the main prize and decide between the runner-ups. Anyway, no more talking — let's find out the names of our heroes: We are proud to present the almighty GeForce 1080 GTX video card to our long time supporter and loyal fan whose history with INSOMNIA dates all the way back to the Kickstarter days. Of course, this is not the reason the entry won. Just look at this astonishing dark themed somnia shore screenshot with a character wearing the most powerful armor in the game (other than the “tank armor” of course)!

So is that really it? Absolutely not! Meet the rest of the submissions that captured the game in the best way possible (in our humble opinion): You guys can expect to get either the Deluxe Set DLC or Original Soundtrack DLC for INSOMNIA: The Ark (we'd love to have more video cards for everyone, really!). If you already have the above DLCs in your Steam library, we will provide you with a Steam key to a HeroCraft game of your choice. The representative of our team will contact the winners shortly, so if you are one of them please make sure your profile is public and you can accept friend requests.

We are super thankful to all of the participants who invested time, creativity and effort into their submissions, since this is exactly what makes it all matter. If you didn't find your nickname in the shortlist — don't give up, we have planned more interesting contests for the future!

What's next?

In our previous update, we have mentioned INSOMNIA’s transition to the latest version of Unreal Engine 4. This switch is expected to improve the overall performance of the game and fix an array of issues that couldn't be addressed otherwise.

We are happy to let you know that the dev team is halfway through this process, but there’s more work to be done and testing to carry out in order to ensure everything works as expected.

Until next time :)
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December 26, 2018

GeForce GTX 1080 contest + live stream!

Hello everyone! 2018 is almost over and we felt that now is a perfect time for some presents (we did promise something special, right?). After all of the the support and patience our community has shown us during the past three months, our publisher and our team want to give something back to express our appreciation to you all… here comes the New Year’s Screenshot Contest!

The world of INSOMNIA is a unique, macabre and bizarre place where the most crazy and unexpected things can happen — be it entering the surrealistic world of somnia, meeting a fellow ghetter that was shot in the face twice or escaping the strange wildlife of Object 6. Thankfully, you are able to save these special moments in the form of screenshot. Share it with us and the community for a chance to receive a handsome reward!

The prize

The winner will get a GeForce® GTX 1080 video card as a token of our gratitude. We will also grant a few keys to the Deluxe Set DLC and the OST to anyone else who we feel deserves it.

What we ask you to do is the following:
  • save the most visually incredible / stunning / sick moment from the game you’ve experienced so far in the form of a screenshot (you can make a few if you want to);
  • upload it to INSOMNIA’s Community Hub in the Screenshots tab and add WelcomeThePsychosis into the title, so that we know you are participating.
Please note — screenshots should be made specifically for this contest (i.e. you can’t submit screenshots made prior to today). As a bonus, you can add a description to your entry and explain why exactly the specific scenario in the screenshot feels special to you, but it’s not mandatory.

Spread the word and tell your friends, so they can show their support by liking your screenshot in the game’s Community Hub — this will be one of several parameters that we will be taking into account other than our team’s votes.

Also, make sure you’ve read these contest rules before participating.

We will accept participants till January 9th and the winners will be announced by January 11th (more details to follow). Let the contest begin!

P.S. if you are new to the whole INSOMNIA: The Ark thing check out our pre-New Year’s live stream today on our Steam page in approximately 2 hours (6PM GMT, 10AM PT, 1PM EST)! You can expect some high octane action and we will be giving away several keys for the game itself, the Deluxe Set DLC and the OST in the process! The link to the stream should appear at the top of the Steam page:

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About This Game

INSOMNIA is a dieselpunk sci-fi RPG about the slowly degrading remnants of human society attempting to survive on an abandoned space metropolis. Develop your character, explore lovingly handcrafted locations, interact with peculiar NPCs and factions, craft equipment and try to stay alive in this brutal world.

Welcome to Object 6 - a colossal space station set on a dismal 400-year journey in search of a new home. Your character wakes from cryogenic sleep — stricken with a rare psychological disease and unknowingly holding humanity’s last hope in his bare hands...

Exploration is rewarding…and dangerous

Survive hunger, thirst, fatigue while searching for valuable technology and resources in over 70 unique locations. Pay attention - INSOMNIA’s nuanced world can conceal unexpected quests from treacherous characters, as well as savage enemies and deadly hazards.

Personalized journey

Break free from character classes and unwanted grind with a flexible perk system combined with a large amount of craftable items and equipment. Choose your gear wisely - every armor and weapon type in the game has its own tactical virtues and shortcomings.

Сhoices matter

Navigate a non-linear storyline with ‘points of no return’ that encourage unorthodox approaches and 12 different story endings. Your character’s chosen background plays a role in how you interact with NPC’s and factions, as well as influences the outcomes of certain quests.

A rich universe

Experience a neo-noir world with elements of dieselpunk. Witness man-made apocalyptic landscapes imbued with a dark ambient soundtrack and echoes of a decaying civilization.

Public support for INSOMNIA

Please feel free to contact us here if you are Streamer or Influencer.

System Requirements

    • OS: Windows 7, Windows 8.1, Windows 10 (64-bit versions)
    • Processor: 2.5 GHz CPU, 4 cores
    • Memory: 8 GB RAM
    • Graphics: Geforce 760, AMD Radeon R7 360
    • DirectX: Version 10
    • Storage: 12 GB available space

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