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Pitch Black: A Dusklight Story - Accessible Audio Game

Outline: Pitch Black is a binaural audio game, entirely accessible to blind and partially sighted people, featuring a fully traversable 3D environment with compelling story, created entirely through sonic environments. Pitch Black is set in a fully developed alternate world, and this narrative takes place in and around the densely populated City of Dusklight. Pitch Black is set to release in October 2020, for PC/MacOS/Linux, and for iOS/Android.

Main Digest

Get ready to usher in a new era of audio games.

The Game

Pitch Black is a narrative driven, 3D binaural audio game (entirely accessible to the blind and VI community), featuring explorable, immersive sound worlds, a complex dramatic story and multiple innovative audio mechanics based on psycho-acoustic principles.

It's an ambitious project, that has a scope larger than anything of its kind. It's set to release in October 2020, for PC/MacOS/Linux, and for iOS/Android.

The Kickstarter campaign, nearly funded after 5 days, is in full flow right now.

Features

A 5-6 hour, fully voice acted narrative

An Expansive and Richly Developed World!

Screenshot for Pitch Black - A narrative driven, 3D binaural audio game (entirely accessible to the blind and VI community).
Screenshot for Pitch Black - A narrative driven, 3D binaural audio game (entirely accessible to the blind and VI community).

Unique Audio Mechanics Based on Psycho-acoustic and Physical Principles

and many more...

3D (Binaural) Audio

Dynamic Replayability Model

Who is Purple Jam Ltd?

Upon reassessing our omni-directional lives, we decided to gather our intellectual resources and create the game of all games; Pitch Black: A Dusklight Story. Harry Cooper, commonly known as 'The Mastermind' in a flash of inspiration, had the idea of creating a binaural based audio game. Naturally, Connor and Jordan were instantly on board. Using our experience in sound design, composition, game development and narrative construction, we combined forces to create the company that we are today. With an unprecedented desire to excel in creative industries, we set upon our journey to create a diverse, deep and exciting journey through our dark and eccentric world.


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Cite: Journal: Disabled World. Language: English. Author: Pitch Black. Electronic Publication Date: 2019/10/22. Last Revised Date: 2019/10/27. Reference Title: "Pitch Black: A Dusklight Story - Accessible Audio Game", Source: Pitch Black: A Dusklight Story - Accessible Audio Game. Abstract: Pitch Black is a binaural audio game, entirely accessible to blind and partially sighted people, featuring a fully traversable 3D environment with compelling story, created entirely through sonic environments. Retrieved 2019-11-18, from https://www.disabled-world.com/entertainment/games/pitch-black.php - Reference Category Number: DW#320-13731.
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