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Psychological Horror Compilation 'DISTRAINT Collection' Getting Physical Nintendo Switch Release

Available for pre-order on November 7th


Hong Kong - November 4, 2019 – Independent developer and publisher, Eastasiasoft Limited, today announced that they will launch the two horror adventure game masterpieces 'DISTRAINT: Deluxe Edition' and 'DISTRAINT 2' as one physical compilation for the Nintendo Switch in the first quarter of 2020.

Developed by Jesse Makkonen and ported by Ratalaika Games, DISTRAINT Collection tells story of Price, a young man who seizes an old woman’s apartment in order to secure a partnership in a famous company. In that very moment, he finds out the price of his humanity. DISTRAINT is his story and the tale of his regrets.

DISTRAINT is a 2D side-scrolling scrolling horror adventure with unique hand drawn graphics, where players navigate the main character and solve puzzles to progress through the atmospheric story. The DELUXE Edition is an updated and refined version of the original with various audio-visual improvements.

The sequel DISTRAINT 2 follows on from the events of the first game. It's a sinister tale about restoring hope and finding your purpose.


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DISTRAINT Collection will be available for pre-order on November 7th, 2019 from online retailer Playasia. The game will be limited to 1500 standard edition and 1500 limited edition copies.

The DISTRAINT Collection Limited Edition for Nintendo Switch will contain:

  • A physical copy of both games on one card (region free)
  • A full-color printed manual
  • An original soundtrack CD
  • An individually numbered collector’s certificate
  • A collector’s box (with a beautifully embossed logo)


DISTRAINT Collection will be playable in English, French, German, Spanish, Italian, Portuguese, Finnish*, Russian, Polish, Turkish, Simplified Chinese, and Korean.


About DISTRAINT: Deluxe Edition

DISTRAINT: Deluxe Edition is a 2D psychological horror adventure game that tells the story of Price, a young man who seizes an old woman’s apartment. After seizing her home, his humanity is gone. So begins his tale of regrets…

Creep your way through different locations, learning the backstory of Price and his motivations that led him down this dark path. 

Progress through the somber story by solving light puzzles across a variety of different scenarios and settings!


About DISTRAINT 2:

DISTRAINT 2 is a 2D psychological horror adventure game.

You are Price, a man who sold his humanity to get a partnership from a leading company: McDade, Bruton & Moore.

DISTRAINT 2 follows on from the events of the first game. It's a sinister tale about restoring hope and finding your purpose. DISTRAINT 2 has a dark story, but also its fair share of dark humor.

Features:

  • Contains two horror adventure games in one collection
  • Side-scrolling 2D with unique, hand-drawn graphics
  • Carefully composed music specifically for each situation of the game
  • Atmospheric sound design
  • Minimalist yet efficient interface so the focus stays intact
  • Delve into a complex story full of intriguing twists and characters


About eastasiasoft

Eastasiasoft Limited is an independent, Hong Kong–based developer and publisher of interactive entertainment specializing in video games and related media. Founded in 2007, eastasiasoft has published a diverse variety of titles in digital and physical format. Eastasiasoft is a licensed PlayStation, Nintendo Switch and Xbox One publisher. Some of eastasiasoft’s recently licensed and published games are Rainbow Skies, Sword & Fairy 6, Ghost Blade HD, Reverie, Rainbow Moon, and the Söldner-X franchise.

About Jesse Makkonen

Jesse Makkonen is an independent game developer from Finland. While studying audiovisual communications in 2013, Jesse Makkonen created his first game "Silence of the Sleep." He has since become a full-time indie game developer. His games are about story and atmosphere.

About Ratalaika Games

Ratalaika Games S.L. is a Spanish based company that focuses on porting and publishing games on consoles. Ratalaika's main objective is to entertain people. For more details, visit ratalaikagames.com.

About Playasia

Playasia was established in 2002 and is proud to be the leading independent import and export retailer, specializing in Japanese & Asian video games. By providing outstanding customer experience, a large variety of genuine products, and global fulfillment Playasia has been sending products across the globe for over 15 years.


For media queries, contact eastasiasoft public relations at press@eastasiasoft.com or via Twitter at @eastasiasoft.


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* Finnish only supported in DISTRAINT 2.


DISTRAINT Collection
Fact Sheet
Platforms:
Switch
Release:
Q1/2020
Genre:
Adventure, Horror
Subtitles:
English, French, German, Spanish, Italian, Portuguese, Finnish, Russian, Polish, Turkish, Finnish*, Simplified Chinese, Korean
Players:
1
Developer:
Jesse Makkonen, Ratalaika Games
Screenshots

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