Artists clarify how 'The Witness' obtained its particular look

Artists explain how 'The Witness' got its special look

As you stroll by way of The Witness, fixing puzzles and taking within the island’s pure magnificence, you may marvel the way it all got here collectively. Did gameplay take precedent, adopted by inventive aptitude? Or have been the 2 developed and balanced concurrently? To shed somewhat mild, artist Luis Antonio has written a collection of weblog posts that go into fascinating element concerning the recreation and its improvement. From particular areas to teaser trailers and posters, it provides a uncommon look into how Antonia, alongside Eric Anderson and Orsi Spanyol, helped Jonathon Blow develop the look of the sport.

A phrase of warning: Antonia says a few of the screenshots and explanations might be thought-about spoilers for those who have not performed The Witness but. “I strongly advise you to the play the sport earlier than(hand), since these will inevitably spoil a number of the expertise.” When you fall into that camp, we advocate studying this specific entry — it is solely concerning the recreation’s promotional materials and offers you a flavour of what Antonia has put collectively. In fact, then we advise you go away, play the sport and hurry again. Or simply delve in additional should you do not thoughts a number of spoilers. Your name.