now offers a playable demo for indie adventure game Lil' Guardsman
Windows and macOS. And yes, this gets the abbreviation for little a li'l wrong.
Developer Hilltop Studios and publisher Versus Evil plan to launch the full game
on PC this year, with console versions to follow a li'l later. The
Official Gameplay Trailer
offers a look and here are some
Lil’ Guardsman puts players in the role of a young girl who finds
herself covering for her dad, the head castle guardsman. As she interrogates an
array of strange, quirky characters trying to gain entry to their city walls,
you must discover each visitor’s true intentions through cunning dialogue and a
clever use of her toolbox of investigative items. Lil must make tough decisions
as she decides who to allow into her citadel home and consequences can be
severe, so you’ll have to make astute use of your abilities to uncover mass
conspiracies and protect your stronghold and family from devious interlopers.
To commemorate this reveal, Verses Evil has released a playable demo on Steam.
This demo lets players come to grips with Lil’s investigatory plight, as you’ll
become intimately familiar with the gadgets and gizmos she has at her disposal.
Use your cypher-cracking Decoder Ring, douse travelers in Truth Spray, or
threaten them with your trusty Bullwhip! Guardsmen aren’t generally encouraged
to whip people willy-nilly, but sometimes it’s the best tool for the