Karmaflow: The Rock Opera Videogame tells the story of the Karmakeeper, and his journey through several worlds, each protected by a Guardian. A heavy conflict rages in each world burdening these Guardians. It is up to the Karmakeeper to find out what happened in each world by talking to every Guardian but also listenining to their counterparts. In the end the decision of what happens to the world and its inhabitants is up to him.
While this game is a puzzle platformer and an adventure game the music plays an exremely important role in it. As the story is revealed in the form of a rock opera a cast of famous stars gives their singing voices to the game’s characters bringing the tale to life. The cast includes people like Simone Simons of Epica, Dani Filth from Cradle of Filth, Marc Hudson of Dragonforce, Tony Kakko of Sonata Arctica and Alissa White-Gluz from Arch Enemy.
Karmaflow: The Rock Opera Videogame originally started as a student project by Ivo van Dijk back in 2013. It grew from a graduation project into Basecamp Games, an independent Netherlands based studio that strives to bring a new and unique way of telling interactive stories through videogames.
Now they are excited to reveal the first part of their videogame. The release was celebrated by a sold out Karmaflow concert and the professional footage from it will be included in the Deluxe Edition. Act I is now available on Steam, along with two Karmaflow packages on offer that provide extra goodies. Act II is expected later this April. Those who purchase Act I on Steam will automaticlly get Act II when it is released and a digital OST as a free download.
PACKAGE I: Karmaflow: The Rock Opera Videogame includes: Karmaflow: The Rock Opera Videogame Act I, Karmaflow: The Rock Opera Videogame Act II and Karmaflow: The Original Soundtrack.
PACKAGE II: Karmaflow: Deluxe Edition includes: Karmaflow: The Rock Opera Videogame Act I, Karmaflow: The Rock Opera Videogame Act II, Karmaflow: Concept Art, extended edition of Karmaflow: The Original Sountrack with bonus tracks and Karmaflow: The Making of.
Karmaflow: The Rock Opera Videogame and Karmaflow: Deluxe Edition can now be ordered on Steam. The game is currently available for PC but it will soon be followed by a MAC version.