Lucas Pope turned down Uncharted 3. He found a seat at Naughty Dog during the development of the first Uncharted and stuck around for Uncharted 2, but when Drake's third outing rocked up, he left the studio because he wanted to experiment with smaller, weirder games. Those experiments would eventually lead to Papers, Please, one of the finest games of 2013 and, to most people, Pope's first name. His last name is guy.
Papers, Please developer Lucas Pope has released a new playable demo for his upcoming first-person adventure game Return of the Obra Dinn.
Papers Please developer Lucas Pope has quietly launched a playable demo for his next PC project, Return of the Obra Dinn.
A first-person adventure wrapped in a nautical mystery story, the title uses retro, dot matrix-style graphics to tell its tale.
Set in 1808, the game tells the story of a merchant ship - the Obra Dinn - which was thought to be lost at sea some six years earlier.
Lucas Pope, the creator of border control hit Papers, Please, has announced his next game: Return of the Obra Dinn.
It's a 3D, first-person mystery game set on an East Indian merchant ship in 1808, with an art style inspired by old Mac games.
Here's the setup, as outlined by Pope, on the TIGForums: