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The Shivah (by Wadejet Eye Games) - adventure game for November 2013

10-10-2013, 06:11 PM
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Location: Houston, TX
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The Shivah (by Wadejet Eye Games) - adventure game for November 2013

Wadjet Eye Games indicated on their Facebook page that they plan on releasing The Shivah on iOS. In part they are transferring/remastering the game to a new engine compatible with iOS. Fingers crossed this is an indication more Wadejet Eye Games are in our future. There's no indication of device compatibility but Gemini Rue was universal and graphics for both products are lower resolution by design.

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Some good news to share: The Shivah is coming to Steam. We are adding achievements and (lots of) new things to the game and aim to have it ready by Chanukah!

[In responses:]We are doing the iOS version concurrently with the update, so... soon!

Source: https://www.facebook.com/WadjetEyeGa...51953939314458
Chanukah is from November 27 through December 5.


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Originally Posted by Desura The Shiva description
Russell Stone is a Jewish Rabbi at a poor synagogue in New York City. He is a devout man with a problem. Membership is way down and he lacks the funds to keep his synagogue open. Things are looking very bleak, and he has grown progressively more cynical and bitter with the passage of time.

http://www.desura.com/games/the-shivah





Last edited by undeadcow; 10-10-2013 at 06:15 PM.
11-12-2013, 09:42 PM
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Joined: Jul 2013
Location: Wop Wops
Posts: 930
Price is going to be $1.99. The game is going to be launched on 21st November.

http://www.gamasutra.com/view/pressr...PC_and_iOS.php
11-14-2013, 03:13 PM
#3
Joined: Apr 2013
Location: New York
Posts: 18
Hi, it's Janet from Wadjet Eye here!

The Shivah should be compatible with all the devices Gemini Rue was (we are using the same engine) - any iPhone, iPad, or iPod running iOS v4.3 and above.

The biggest new features are the new graphics, so here are some new screenshots to feast your eyes on







And the new trailer!


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Janet

Last edited by JanG; 11-14-2013 at 03:23 PM.
11-14-2013, 04:41 PM
#4
Joined: May 2013
Posts: 258
If this is indeed anything similar to Gemini Rue, it will be a sure buy for me.
11-20-2013, 03:16 AM
#5
This game was awesome on PC. Can't wait to play it.
11-20-2013, 07:12 PM
#6
Looks really good! Kudos to you. Hope it is a success.

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