Among the Sleep is a first person horror adventure, in which you play a two year old child.
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Developer
Krillbite Studio
Engine
Unity
Platforms
Oculus Rift MS Windows OS X Linux (abandoned project)
PlayStation VR (abandoned project)
Peripherals

First release
May 14, 2013 (alpha)
Release date
December 2013
January 22, 2015 (closed beta)
Genre
Horror
Mode
Single-player

Gameplay


Goal

Among The Sleep invites the player into the mind and body of a two year old child. After being put to bed one evening, mysterious things start to happen. The child must find his way through dark and mysterious environments while searching for safety and comfort, which is ultimately to be reunited with his family.

Controls




Development

Oculus Rift support has been confirmed in the Kickstarter update #10 [1] on May 6, 2013. A free playable alpha for MS Windows, OS X and Linux has been released in the Kickstarter update #13 [2] on May 14, 2013.



Oculus Rift in-game videos



In the media

Fear through the eyes of a child: 'Among the Sleep' is a very different horror game at The Verge - April 18, 2013
Among the Sleep launches Kickstarter to aid final stages of development at PC Gamer - April 18, 2013
Among the Sleep crawls to Kickstarter at Eurogamer - April 19, 2013
Among the Sleep: A New Perspective on Horror at GameSpot - April 30, 2013
Among the Sleep adds support for Oculus Rift, playable alpha coming soon at Joystiq - May 7, 2013
Among The Sleep Demo Crawls Among The Living at Rock, Paper, Shotgun - May 15, 2013
Among the Sleep Horror Game Kickstarter Reaches Oculus Rift Stretch Goal at Road To VR - May 17, 2013
http://www.polygon.com/2014/5/13/5710094/among-the-sleep-ps4-project-morpheus-consoles-announced
http://www.pcgamer.com/vr-version-of-among-the-sleep-is-no-longer-in-development/

Relevant forum threads

Among The Sleep - Rifted Horror Game on Kickstarter at MTBS3D
Among the Sleep met its Kickstarter goal..oculus stretch NOW at MTBS3D
Among the sleep free alpha the 14th at MTBS3D
Congratulations to Among the Sleep at the Oculus Developer Forums
Among the Sleep has reached its Oculus Rift stretch goal at Reddit
http://www.reddit.com/r/oculus/comments/2ifwxl/among_the_sleep_update_about_dk2_support/
http://www.reddit.com/r/oculus/comments/2qkp98/sign_up_to_help_beta_among_the_sleep_on_the_dk2/
http://www.reddit.com/r/oculus/comments/2sttrp/just_got_the_biggest_fright_of_my_life_playing/
http://www.reddit.com/r/oculus/comments/2t9wvk/among_the_sleep_dk2_beta_out_now/
https://www.reddit.com/r/oculus/comments/3lupfr/among_the_sleep_no_longer_getting_vr/

References

  1. ^ Oculus Rift support confirmed!
  2. ^ Try Among the Sleep now! (Playable alpha out)

External links

Official website
Kickstarter page
Among the Sleep at Wikipedia
Among the Sleep at Steam Greenlight

Downloads


DK2

Rift DK2 Beta Participation

DK1

Public alpha download