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Open Roads Is a Road Trip Adventure from Gone Home Dev Fullbright

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At The Game Awards 2020, Fullbright returned to announced its latest project, a road trip adventure called Open Roads. The game sounds as if it will follow thematically from the studio’s debut effort, Gone Home. Again, the game will follow a young woman uncovering long-held family secrets.

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This time, however, the main character is Tess Devine. Tess and her mother Opal discover a series of letters and notes left behind by her grandmother, which reveal information about past lovers, lost treasure, and other mysteries. In response, Tess and her mother set out to explore places from the family’s past, while also forging a stronger relationship with each other.

Open Roads will star Keri Russell (The Americans, Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker) and Kaitlyn Dever (Uncharted 4: A Thief’s End) in the lead roles.

The game is currently in development for PC and unspecified consoles. It is set to be published by Annapurna Interactive.


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Editor and Contributor of The Escapist: Damien Lawardorn has been writing about video games since 2010, including a 1.5 year period as Editor-in-Chief of Only Single Player. He’s also an emerging fiction writer, with a Bachelor of Arts with Media & Writing and English majors. His coverage ranges from news to feature interviews to analysis of video games, literature, and sometimes wider industry trends and other media. His particular interest lies in narrative, so it should come as little surprise that his favorite genres include adventures and RPGs, though he’ll readily dabble in anything that sounds interesting.