Indie game Chasing the Unseen uses math to generate environments

by Rachel Lyon  · 
Indie game Chasing the Unseen uses math to generate environments
Chasing the Unseen

Chasing the Unseen is an extraordinary video game that takes players on a mesmerizing journey through a world constructed using the power of fractal mathematics. Developed by the talented team at Strange Shift Studio, this game offers an unparalleled gaming experience with its captivating visuals and innovative gameplay mechanics.

It's a game about climbing giant creatures, exploring otherwordly environments, and ultimately find what you have been seeking.

Chasing the Unseen transports players to a surreal and expansive world filled with intricate fractal landscapes. What sets the game apart is its innovative use of fractal mathematics throughout the game. The environments are not static or pre-designed; they are generated in real-time, incorporating fractal algorithms to deliver a visually rich and ever-changing experience. Players will find themselves exploring intricately detailed formations, ethereal flora, and breathtaking vistas.

Beyond the stunning visuals, Chasing the Unseen incorporates gameplay mechanics deeply rooted in the fractal-based world. Players must navigate through winding paths, solve mind-bending puzzles, and interact with the environment in innovative ways. The physics engine, also powered by fractal math, adds an extra layer of realism and immersion to the gameplay experience. With every step, players will feel captivated by the immersive audiovisual symphony, as the soundtrack and advanced rendering techniques harmoniously enhance the sense of wonder and mystery.

Strange Shift Studio

Chasing the Unseen stands as an extraordinary testament to the potential of fractal mathematics in gaming. The game's dynamic environments, generated in real-time using fractal algorithms, captivate players with their intricate beauty.

Check out the game's Steam page, and play the demo here.

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