Kathy Rain - contact@rockpapershotgun.com (Alice O'Connor)

Quick! Hurry! You have until 6pm today (10am Pacific) to grab Kathy Rain for free for keepsies. To celebrate the third birthday of the mystery-solving adventure game, publishers Raw Fury yesterday launched a wee giveaway. We were on holiday then but NOW we’re back and NOW you should grab it NOW because Kathy Rain is pretty deece and it’s free NOW and I am done with this sentence NOW.

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Kathy Rain

If point-and-click adventures are your thing, or even if you're not sure but think that maybe they might be when you're in the proper mood, then you should probably pop over to Steam and pick up Kathy Rain, from the makers of the recent Whispers of a Machine, for free. 

Kathy Rain tells the story of a hard-living journalist in the 1990s whose investigation into the mysterious circumstances surrounding her grandfather's death forces her to come to terms with her own troubled past. From the Steam listing:

"As she follows a trail of clues he left behind, questions emerge... What was Joseph Rain really looking for that night all those years ago? What turned him into a mere shell of a man, confined to a wheelchair? What secret did a suicidal young artist take with her to the grave, and why are so many people in Conwell Springs going mad? The truth is dark and sinister..." 

It's well-regarded on both Metacritic and in Steam user reviews, and coming from the makers of Whispers of a Machine is a credit too: Whispers wasn't quite the 'big ideas' game it set out to be, but it works very well as an entertaining point-and-click detective story with a sci-fi twist. And hey, it's hard to go wrong at the price. 

Kathy Rain is free, for keeps, until 10 am PT/1 pm ET on May 7. 

Kathy Rain - Antipode51
Take a ride to the cloudy, remote town of Nordsund, bring your best trench coat, and enter a near-future where artificial intelligence has been banned and made taboo by society. Or so we thought…

https://youtu.be/9D4ZMe6AtQk

Whispers of a Machine is the sophomore release from Clifftop Games and Faravid Interactive, and it’s available now on PC and mobile. It tells the gripping tale of Vera, a special agent investigating a murder with the use of cybernetic augmentations. But as one thread pulls and the tale unravels, she finds that the truth may be more complicated (and more dangerous for humanity) than it seems.

Want a quick primer of what to expect? Check out the video below!

https://youtu.be/Nm8fZDUL5-Y

We’re distinctly honored and proud to release Whispers of a Machine into the wild as the second game from Clifftop Games to grace our portfolio. Kathy Rain was a powerful example of how the point-and-click adventure genre can enable excellent storytelling and puzzle-solving in a graceful and mature manner; and Whispers is no exception. It has been a thrill getting to this point, and we can’t wait to hear what you all think!

https://store.steampowered.com/app/631570/Whispers_of_a_Machine/
Kathy Rain - [Raw Fury] LiVam


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On April 17th, the latest game from developers Joel Staaf Hästö (Kathy Rain) and Petter Ljungqvist (The Samaritan Paradox) is launching right here on Steam, iOS and Android.

Check it out below:
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Check it out! If you like what you see, we'd be honored if you wishlisted the game! :)

https://store.steampowered.com/app/631570/Whispers_of_a_Machine/
Kathy Rain - Krusbert
Happy International Women's Day!



To celebrate this occasion, Kathy Rain is 70% off until March 11, and we've released three new translations, courtesy of these amazing volunteers!

Spanish
Julian Mónaco
Eduardo "walas74" Moreno
Sabrina Bhagwan Purswani
Abel Garcia
Aitor Bartolome
Cynthia Mónaco
pakolmo
José "lobo.rojo" Morales
Antonio "asperet" Reyes
Gabriel19681_1
Langostino Tabas
Lypotimio

Italian
Vecna
Simone Volpini
Michele Battistioli

Polish
GrajPoPolsku.Pl:
Anna "Annica88" Gałązkiewicz
Marcin "Norek" Siudak
qbert0
Natalia Przybysz
Michał "Mikute" Kacperczyk
Agnieszka "Querida" Bazan
Marta Kliber
Hubert "Sniqs" Życiński
Piotr Zelek
mziab (Tech)
Michał Rzeźnik (Graphics)
Wojciech "Manuel Czaszka" Popiela (Fonts)
Kathy Rain - Krusbert
For all our fans out there, we're excited to announce that we're teaming up with Faravid Interactive and Raw Fury to bring a new point and click adventure out to you all!

Explore a post-AI future as augmented agent Vera in Whispers of a Machine, a Nordic noir with a branching narrative:
Kathy Rain - Raw Fury


Raw Fury here! Just wanted to drop a quick note that we just released our first ever publisher bundle. You can't be considered a REAL publisher until you release a bundle of all your available games, right?

The bundle gets you:
  • Kathy Rain
  • GoNNER
  • Kingdom: New Lands
  • The JUST released Uurnog Uurnlimited
  • Tormentor X Punisher
That's FIVE games (technically SIX since Kingdom: New Lands includes Kingdom: Classic) in one bundle. You can get all our games in this FUNDLE BUNDLE and receive 10% off the whole package too.

Check out the bundle right here:
http://store.steampowered.com/bundle/5284/Fundle_Bundle/
Kathy Rain - Raw Fury
If your friends like supernatural stories, we have the critically acclaimed Kathy Rain discounted at 70% off!

Take Twin Peaks and add in a dose of dark humor plus some very serious adult themes (nothing graphic, promise) and you have one of 2016's best award-winning adventures.
http://store.steampowered.com/app/370910/Kathy_Rain/?snr=1_7_7_230_150_1

If you're looking for more adventure games check out the Dark Dames in Adventure Games bundle as well. Normally $45, all five games can be yours for $21.56.
http://store.steampowered.com/bundle/4661/Dark_Dames_in_Adventure_Games/

Plus here are some other games published by Raw Fury to fill your Halloween checkout basket:

GoNNER isn't scary, well unless you consider people able to switch your actual head in order to gain new powerups. Plus, death is like your BFF here so it's spooky enough.

Okay, so it's kind of scary. But it's also a ton of fun!

Get the IGF-winning GoNNER for 70% off in the Steam Halloween sale!
http://store.steampowered.com/app/437570/GoNNER/?snr=1_7_7_230_150_1

Kingdom: New Lands has little monsters stealing your gold, a terrifying Blood Moon, and now in the Halloween update a cursed horse that's come to haunt your Kingdom. All of this makes for a perfect Halloween moodsetter.

Get Kingdom: New Lands for 70% off.
http://store.steampowered.com/app/496300/Kingdom_New_Lands/?snr=1_7_7_230_150_1

If you're feeling something more horrific then why not get Tormentor X Punisher, currently 44% off. Every day feels like Halloween as you murder an endless wave of demons over and over.
http://store.steampowered.com/app/500670/TormentorPunisher/?snr=1_7_7_230_150_1
Kathy Rain - Raw Fury


Check out the Dark Dames in Adventure Games bundle, featuring 5 great adventure games:
  • Kathy Rain
  • The Cat Lady
  • Shardlight
  • Fran Bow
  • Bear With Me
http://store.steampowered.com/bundle/4661/Dark_Dames_in_Adventure_Games/

Picking up every game in the bundle gets you 20% off, plus Kathy Rain itself is 50% off for an even bigger discount!
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