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FRACT, 3D Adventure Game Played with Synths and Sequencers: Myst Meets Music Making

FRACT is a curious combination of music studio and puzzle game, merging elements of games like Myst with the sorts of synths and pattern editors you’d expect somewhere like Ableton Live. You have to make sounds and melodies to solve puzzles; by the end of the game, say the creators, you’re even producing original music. … Continue ?
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FRACT OSC 'the intersection of traditional puzzle mechanics with creative musical tools'

Entertainment / Video Games : Shack News (3 years ago)

Indie developer Phosfiend Games had been working on its musical puzzle adventure game FRACT for a couple of years now. Recently rechristened as FRACT OSC, the first-person game with a Tron-like aesthetic has evolved quite significan... Read Post

Fract, Synth Studio as Game, Looks Better, Sounds Better, Wants Your Vote [Video, Gallery]

Arts : Create Digital Music (2 years ago)

Amidst its future-arcade, glowing 3D architecture, Fract is a game. In a broken-down “abstract world,” you are piecing together puzzles, reconstructing machinery. But Fract is also a synth studio, one that promises the ability to cr... Read Post

‘Myst’ movie in the works: Holy ’90s flashback!

Entertainment : Entertainment Weekly's PopWatch (4 years ago)

The ’90s classic adventure/puzzle game Myst is poised for a big-screen adaptation, according to Deadline. The film would take its plot structure from the “companion novels” rather than strictly from the game and its sequels, and pro... Read Post

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