Today the “The Town of Light Deluxe Edition” was announced for the Switch. The release will take place in the spring of 2018.
“The Town of Light” is a storylastic adventure game set in the psychiatric institution of Volterra in Tuscany. The institution was closed to statutory provision by the Italian Government in the 1970s, along with others of its kind, to return patients to their fundamental rights.
It adds: “The game is based on extensive research and based on true events, the player takes on the role of the 16-year-old Renée, who suffers from the symptoms of the severe, protracted illness schizophrenia, in search of answers to the unanswered questions her past, she explores the place where she spent most of her youth, and in the darkness of the abandoned asylum, a grim and emotional journey takes place, blurring the boundaries between video game, entertainment, storytelling and reality. ”