Umeå, Sweden (December 9, 2022) – Zordix AB (Publ)’s (Nasdaq: ZORDIX B) publisher Merge Games and inhouse Swedish developer Dimfrost Studio are excited to reveal upcoming horror-inspired grim adventure ‘Bramble: The Mountain King’ has released the Näcken's Pond demo on PlayStation®5 as part of PlayStation’s Demo Festival.
The demo originally launched on Steam and received overwhelming support from content creators who pushed Bramble to the top trending game on YouTube over Halloween weekend.
“We are grateful to be one of the four initial games chosen for the PlayStation®Demo Fest placing ‘Bramble: The Mountain King’ in the spotlight, which is well-deserved. Through this demo, gamers now have the opportunity to see one of our first releases from the roadmap of the integrated company,” says Christina Seelye, CEO of Zordix.
‘Bramble: The Mountain King’ is set for a 2023 release on PC, PlayStation®5, Xbox X|S and Nintendo Switch. The game draws on the powerful creatures and rich fables of Nordic mythology to spin a unique tale of one boy’s courage in the face of sinister creatures and maddening darkness.
Known as the Dancing Fool, a creature borne of sadness, shame and seeking revenge, the first Bramble Origins trailer explores the history of Näcken. Giving players a taste of the beast they’re set to face in the latest demo, learn more about the man-turned-monster, lurking beneath the dark waters of the woods. Watch ‘Bramble Origins: Story of the Näcken’.
‘Bramble: The Mountain King’ is a game in development by Dimfrost Studio and will be published by Merge Games. The full game is scheduled to release in 2023 for PC and consoles. Fans can Wishlist now on Steam.
‘Bramble: The Mountain King’ assets can be found in the Press Kit
Merge Games is a global video game publisher, developer and distributor based in Manchester, UK. The company publishes and distributes games worldwide for PC, consoles and streaming platforms, including Dead Cells, Streets of Rage 4, Spirit of the North, Cloudpunk, Aragami and Alex Kidd in Miracle World DX. Merge is also developing its own survival game, Smalland, in house. In 2021, Merge Games was acquired by Zordix AB (publ). For more information, please visit www.mergegames.com
About Dimfrost Studio
Dimfrost Studio is a team of talented developers based in Norrköping, Sweden. What started as a dream to design games with passion and purpose became a reality in 2017 when the team released its first title, and since then the studio has tripled in size. In 2020, Dimfrost was acquired by Zordix AB (publ) and is currently working on the atmospheric adventure game “Bramble: The Mountain King.” With a focus on immersive storytelling and surreal environments, Dimfrost Studio seeks to create memorable experiences within the art of video games.