- Daedalic Entertainment Game Director Uli Wanitschke
announced today that Silence: The Whispered World 2 PS4 is coming soon to PlayStation 4 with details below.
To quote: Hi! Our names are Uli Wanitschke, Game Director for Silence, and Marco Hullen, Lead Designer of the game. Together with a team of approximately 20 highly talented developers, we're making Marco's concept for Silence: The Whispered World 2 become a reality.
We're all huge adventure game fans here at Daedalic Entertainment. We grew up with the likes of Monkey Island, and we all feel that the genre is alive and well. However, we also believe there's a lot of room for modernization within the genre, while at the same time not abandoning its roots.
What springs to mind first is Silence's visual style. At Daedalic, we have an incredible art department, drawing beautiful backgrounds, locations etc. We used to show these in 2D games. For Silence, however, we now use 3D technology, by following a method we call "camera projection."
We place 3D objects and 3D characters in 3D environments, but then project 2D art on everything. Marco calls this 'three-dimensional artwork' when creating all these magnificent backgrounds.
This procedure allows us to maintain the high detail level of our hand-drawn art,...