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Creating a Steam page for Mask of the Rose

October 20, 2021 · Mask of the Rose

We’re just published the Steam store page for Mask of the Rose! It’s a pretty fun process, putting together a Steam store page. Or it is if you’re deeply interested in how people come across your game, and the careful construction of a store page which might help someone fall in love with it. (Which […]

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Evolving Archie

September 16, 2021 · Mask of the Rose

You can learn more about Mask of the Rose and watch the video on Kickstarter. We’ll be back with more staff updates like this one during the development process! This blog is by our Art Director, Paul Arendt. Some of the character designs for Mask of the Rose seem to arrive fully-formed. Griz, for instance, […]

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Leaving Pre-Production on Mask of the Rose

August 16, 2021 · Mask of the Rose Pre-Production

You can learn more about Mask of the Rose and watch the video on Kickstarter. We’ll be back with more staff updates like this one during the development process! Greetings, masquers! This update is a little bit different to our usual posts. It’s partly a look at making the game, partly a progress update. Pre-production […]

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The “Mask” in Mask of the Rose

July 9, 2021 · Mask of the Rose Pre-Production

You can learn more about Mask of the Rose and watch the video on Kickstarter. We’ll be back with more staff updates like this one during the development process! This blog is by our Creative Director, and design lead on Mask of the Rose, Emily Short. “It was not that Holmes merely changed his costume. […]

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Rachel, David, and the Tentergrounds Synagogue

June 8, 2021 · Fallen London Mask of the Rose

You can learn more about Mask of the Rose and watch the video on Kickstarter. We’ll be back with more staff updates like this one during the development process! This blog is by our Director of Narrative, Chris Gardiner The Fallen London universe is more than ten years old and consists of actual millions of […]

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Making the Mask of the Rose Campaign Video

April 8, 2021 · Kickstarter Mask of the Rose

You can learn more about Mask of the Rose and watch the video on Kickstarter. We’ll be back with more staff updates like this one during the development process! From the moment we decided to create a Kickstarter campaign for Mask of the Rose, we knew we needed a bespoke campaign video. We’d already made […]

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Designing Characters for Mask of the Rose

March 9, 2021 · Kickstarter Mask of the Rose

Establishing a Cast for Our Story One of the first things we did during narrative pre-production was invent the ensemble cast for Mask of the Rose. We knew we wanted a range of character types, with varied ethnicity, age, gender, body type, and social class. Along with demographic variety, we wanted a variety of perspectives: […]

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