Penumbra: Overture, a first-personsurvival horror game, has been released for Linux by
Instead of using violence to progress the player has to use his/her wits toguide Philip on his quest to unravel the past.
Played from a first person viewpoint, Penumbra: Overture is very differentfrom other adventure games. Not only is it powered by a 3D engine utilisingcutting edge technology, it also has an advanced physics system which allowfor a never before seen environment interaction. The player can open drawers,pull levers, pick up objects and more using natural mouse movements creating ahighly interactive and immersive game world.
Penumbra: Overture will keep players on the edge as they have to explore scaryand immersive environments never knowing what is behind the next corner. Theworld is detailed, graphical as well as a story wise making the player feelpart of the world as secrets are uncovered.
The engine utilized APIs such as OpenGL,