A downloadable game for Windows

An exciting afternoon spelunking turns into a desperate descent when your partner free falls into the depths of the earth. Did he survive? Can you rescue him without losing yourself along the way? And what was that noise in the dark?


The answers await you in The Chasm, an atmospheric experience with actual gameplay.


If people like the game we will develop a full VR version, as it was originally meant to be.


You can download a bugfixed version here:

https://s3-ap-southeast-2.amazonaws.com/packaged-games/TheChasm_Windows.zip

Changelog:

- Fix rope elasticity launching the player to the moon

- Fix end dialogue in skeletons cinematic being cut off

- Fix incorrect title in system tray

- Fix corpses activating checkpoints

- Fix lava pivot having a hitbox

- Fix lava being climbable

- Fix lava not killing the player


Instructions

Mouse wheel up or down to move up or down the rope

Left Click on the cave wall to place a climbing pin

W to swing forward

A or D to shuffle left or right


Credits

Aidan Possemiers

Briana Possemiers

Andrew Joy

Matthew Joy


Most environmental art made with Quixel Megascans and most ambient sound effects sourced from Soundly.

Updated 15 days ago
Published 22 days ago
StatusReleased
PlatformsWindows
AuthorAumbra
GenreAdventure
TagsAtmospheric, Singleplayer, Thriller

Download

Download
the-chasm-win64.zip 1 GB
Version 1 22 days ago

Comments

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Really enjoyed this, gameplay was one of a kind and yet felt totally natural! Very memorable :)


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Muito bom o desafio

When I try the play the screen is completely black, no flashlight, nothing except for the button prompts to place pins.

Sorry we have no idea what is causing this and haven't been able to replicate the problem. Very sorry.

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Played your game in an indie romp video, I do hope you enjoy.


Gotta say, i really liked the rappelling mechanic. you did a very good job with that!

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Could use some polish but the concept could be interesting if implemented right.



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LOVED IT! Love the concept n the voice acting! NEED MOORE! Dont end it like thaaatt! Daayum :d

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i couldn't see anything

The game is meant to be pretty dark but if you're having problems seeing things then you can try raising the brightness in the main menu.

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Very awesome experience! Keep up the amazing work.

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Hell yes I'm really hyped to play this

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A playthrough by Alpha Beta Gamer

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this was pretty awesome! too bad we don't find out what happens next :D

Definitely feels VRey but if it was vr only, I would not have been able to play. Great work!

Thanks for playing our game! I think you played it before we had our bugfix version up, but nearly all of the bugs you encountered have been fixed.

And yeah, we're keen to release a VR version of this game if enough people like it!