A downloadable game

Somewhere between life and death, there is a world made up of hopeful dreams and broken shadows. Souls may sometimes find themselves lured into this strange world to be tested. Examined to find out where they are worthy of moving on to.

Zuzu - A lost Soul

Skaramazuzu is an atmospheric 2D slow-paced, story-driven adventure, taking place in a moody, solemn, and mysterious landscape. The protagonist Zuzu, a joyful and innocent soul without any memory, has been summoned by a mysterious entity called Master to discover the meaning of its existence. Through this bizarre journey, Zuzu will meet some strange and capricious personalities who offer to help, but for a price.

Game Features

  • A classic story-driven 2D Adventure, crafted with the appropriate modern and fresh approach.
  • Explore over 20 distinct interconnected locations of a strange and dark world.
  • Highly tuned casual 2D controls. Control Skaramazuzu and interact with the characters and the world with minimal effort.
  • Full support for keyboards and controllers! Play and enjoy the game with your favorite configuration.
  • Discover the story of Skaramazuzu and Master, a unique duo of a lost soul and a mysterious entity.
  • Collect and give items with an easy-to-use inventory system.
  • A vast collection of creepy and cute characters, all brought to life with traditional 2D frame-by-frame animation.
  • Meet and interact with over 20 unique surreal characters and unlock their individual stories.
  • Graphics Assets and animation frames with resolution up to 2,5K
  • Unique sound effects for every interactive element.
  • A peculiar sound system of voice emotes and expressions for every character.
  • A dark, atmospheric original score accompanies the players on their journey.

The void

The world of Skaramazuzu has a unique aesthetic of a black and white shadow puppet world, set among the ruins of ancient gothic-like structures, while all the while engulfed in a moody and subdued pale ghost light. Every part of this strange landscape offers something new for you to discover. You will encounter almost every location to the unique backgrounds and soundscapes that will enchant you with their sombre and dreamlike aesthetic from the interesting yet mysterious characters. Skaramazuzu is a slow-paced, story-driven adventure game with a cute, creepy, moody, and strange feeling.

A collection of surreal and strange personalities

Many strange and whimsical characters are waiting to be discovered by Zuzu on this adventure. Every character will be willing to listen and help Zuzu and ask for something in return. Some of these strange personalities might turn out to be key figures in Zuzu’s little peculiar adventure. By accepting to help these newfound friends, Zuzu will not only learn a little about each one of them but will eventually learn the truth about this strange world.

StatusIn development
Rated 5.0 out of 5 stars
(3 total ratings)
GenreAdventure, Puzzle
Made withAdobe Photoshop, Unity
Tags2D, Atmospheric, Black and White, Dark, Hand-drawn, Mystery, Singleplayer, Story Rich
Average sessionA few hours
InputsKeyboard, Xbox controller, Gamepad (any), Playstation controller
LinksSteam, Homepage, Twitter

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