Factsheet

Developer:
Frozenbyte
Based in Helsinki, Finland

Release date:
April 2011

Platforms:
PC

Website:
frozenbyte.com/games/jack-claw

Regular Price:
-

Description

Jack Claw is third person action game set in a dystopian world, featuring a young rebel with a powerful mechanical claw. Jack Claw was an ambitious project in development between 2006-2008 that ended up being cancelled. The source code for Jack Claw was released for the community to play and build upon in 2011, and a prototype version was released as part of the Humble Frozenbyte Bundle.

Features

  • Physics-based gameplay
  • Destructible environment
  • Strong character and story

Videos

Trailer YouTube


Concepts

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jack_claw_level_concept_zeppelin_crash.png
jack_claw_scenes_cityscene.png
jack_claw_concept_police2.png
jack_claw_characters_fireman_illustration.png
jack_claw_characters_wrecking_crew_worker_1.png
jack_claw_characters_magneto_bot.png
jack_claw_level_concept_citystreet2.png
jack_claw_concept_claw8.png
jack_claw_QB2.png
jack_claw_characters_fat_wrecker.png
jack_claw_level_concept_train_yard.png

Images


logo

Postmortem: Frozenbyte's Trine
The brief story of Jack Claw can be read from the start of this article: gamasutra.com.


About Frozenbyte

Boilerplate
Frozenbyte is an independent game developer with a focus on game quality. All Frozenbyte games are self-funded and based on self-owned IP, and the company maintains a creative, feel-good development culture. Frozenbyte's original IP titles include the critically acclaimed Shadowgrounds and Trine series.

Frozenbyte has developed games for Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, Wii U, PlayStation 4, Windows, Mac, Linux, Android and iOS.

Current project: Nine Parchments, Has-Been Heroes

More information
More information on Frozenbyte, our logo & relevant media are available here.



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