Devotion to Relaunch on GOG on December 18 [Update: Relaunch Cancelled]
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Update:

GOG via Twitter announced after receiving messages from gamers they have decided not to release the game. 

Earlier today, it was announced that the game Devotion is coming to GOG. After receiving many messages from gamers, we have decided not to list the game in our store.

— GOG.COM (@GOGcom) December 16, 2020


Original story:

Developer Red Candle Games announced the first-person psychological horror game, Devotion, will relaunch on PC via GOG on December 18 for $16.99 / €13.99. 

the game originally launched on PC via Steam in February 2019, but it was removed due to a reference to Chinese president Xi Jinping.

Here is an overview of the game:

Devotion is a first-person atmospheric horror game set in 1980s Taiwan.

“Be careful what you pray for…”

The story centers around a seemingly ordinary family of three that lived in an old apartment complex. Explore the nostalgic house in the 80s where religion plays a significant role in their daily life. When one day the same house that once filled with joy and love had turned into a hell-like nightmare, and by venturing in the haunted and confined space, each puzzle leads you closer to the mysteries nested deep inside.

History

Devotion is Red Candle Games’ second title since the release of Detention. While team members each has their own creative perspectives, they all share the same emotions and feelings towards the land they called home. By utilizing the medium of gaming, they hope to tell a story that happens around the place we are all familiar with—home.

Key Features:

  • First person 3D psychological horror game.
  • Puzzle-solving adventurer with immersive playing experience.
  • Realistic artstyle reconstructing the 1980s Taiwanese lifestyle.
  • Atmospheric sound design inspired by Taiwanese folk culture (Taoist mantra / ritual music).

A life-long and avid gamer, William D’Angelo was first introduced to VGChartz in 2007. After years of supporting the site, he was brought on in 2010 as a junior analyst, working his way up to lead analyst in 2012. He has expanded his involvement in the gaming community by producing content on his own YouTube channel and Twitch channel dedicated to gaming Let’s Plays and tutorials. You can contact the author at wdangelo@vgchartz.com or on Twitter @TrunksWD.


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