Bury me, my Love has won the Google Play Indie Games Contest, which makes it the best European game on the store for 2017. And part of the prize for this feat was the shooting of a video about how the game was made. Here it is!
Pitch: A mobile interactive fiction that tells the story of Nour, a Syrian woman trying to reach Europe, and Majd, her husband who stayed behind and uses a messaging app to provide her with support and advice.
Client: self-produced in a co-production with Figs and ARTE France.
Publisher: Playdius .
Platform: mobile/tablet (iOS/Android), desktop, Nintendo Switch
Total production budget: over €200k.
The Pixel Hunt’s tasks: creative direction, writing, game design, illustration, production management.
Project link: http://burymemylove.arte.tv
Key facts: The Pixel Hunt’s first full-scale independent game. Selected, nominated or winner in more than 20 events or awards, including The Game Awards, the GDC Awards, the BAFTA Game Awards, Google Play Indie Games Contest, IndieCade Europe.