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Pentiment

Available November 15, 2022

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A NARRATIVE ADVENTURE MOST UNEXPECTED

Step into a living illustrated world inspired by illuminated manuscripts and printed woodcuts in a time when Europe is at a crossroads of great religious and political change. Walk in the footsteps of Andreas Maler, a master artist who finds himself in the middle of murders, scandals, and intrigue in the Bavarian Alps.

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Game features

Illustrated world

Experience 16th century Europe as the master artists of the time saw them. Art inspired by great illuminated manuscripts and the earliest printed books becomes a living, breathing world in Pentiment.

Nine characters from Pentiment on a boat at sea

Uncover mysteries

Choose different academic and social backgrounds and meet a colorful cast of characters as you discover the stories and secrets that lie within the small Bavarian town of Tassing and nearby Keirsau Abbey.

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Impact a changing world

In an era of great religious and political change, each decision you make can have a profound impact on the community’s future. Find your own way through this turbulent time and see the consequences of your choices play out over generations.

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Game details

Step into a living illustrated world inspired by illuminated manuscripts and printed woodcuts in a time when Europe is at a crossroads of great religious and political change. Walk in the footsteps of Andreas Maler, a master artist who finds himself in the middle of murders, scandals, and intrigue in the Bavarian Alps. Choose your backgrounds, impact a changing world, and see the consequences of your decisions in this narrative adventure.

Additional information

Rating Pending

  • May contain content inappropriate for children. Visit ESRB.org for rating information.
  • Publisher
  • Xbox Game Studios
  • Developer
  • Obsidian
  • Genre
  • Role-Playing
  • Platforms
  • Xbox Series X|S
    Xbox One
    Windows 10/11
  • Release date
  • November 15, 2022

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