- Visiontrick Media Co-founder and Creative Director Henrik Flink
posted up a video today of their fourth-person puzzler Pavilion coming to PS4 and PS Vita platforms.
To quote: During Tokyo Game Show last year, we (Henrik and Rickard), together with Sony Japan, announced that Pavilion would be coming to PS4 and PS Vita in 2014. Still, most people might not have heard that much about Pavilion, so we felt it was time to shed some light on the game.
"Pavilion, the fourth-person puzzling adventure from Visiontrick Media, throws you directly into its mysterious world without any text tutorials or beginning explanations. It is a puzzle game portrayed through exploration and audio-visual imagery. By interacting and observing you gradually, bit by bit, learn things about both the puzzling gameplay and the world itself."
Let's talk a little bit about the term "fourth-person," which is something we've used over the past year to describe the way you interact with the main character. Basically, the character is not your avatar and you are not in control of him.
Instead, you have to find different ways - mostly through environmental interaction - to guide, influence or even force him to explore and fulfill the purpose of the world. This indirect control is what we refer to when we say...