Explore mysterious caverns and solve cryptic quantum circuit puzzles in the indie game The Long Gate. This puzzle game will be coming to Steam on the 22nd of September. To make the puzzles as good as possible, the creator even partnered with people who know all quantum circuits.
Players are free to explore the mysterious caverns of this videogame on their own terms. Almost all the puzzles can be completed in any order. The puzzles themselves also take a step away from the regular binary approach of a puzzle game. Many of them offer multiple options for success. The ancient and alluring caverns of The Long Gate are filled with remnants of mysterious machinery.
Explore The Long Gate
Exploring the labyrinth of caverns and interacting with this cryptic machinery will prove vital to mastering the three types of circuit-based puzzles; digital, analog, and even quantum. To ensure the quantum puzzles accurately portray real quantum circuits, developer David Shaw has partnered with the quantum computing company D-Wave. They know all about the quantum application and circuits.
The secret to the puzzling caverns and ancient machinery lies in the completion of the different circuit-based puzzles. Players are free to explore how they choose and complete the puzzles. The key to finding the secrets of The Long Gate rests with them. The trailer below gives a small impression.
The Game features
The game will feature cryptic puzzles and open exploration. The caverns of this interesting indie game world are full of wonder and nature. They are providing a contrasting setting to the machine-based circuit puzzles. The Long Gate will also feature an original soundtrack by musician Nicholas Newman.
The Long Gate will release on the 22nd of September via Steam. At launch, the game will be playable on both PC and Linux. A Mac version will be coming at a later date. That date is not known yet.