Category Archives: Writing Systems

Designing A Lost Language For ‘Heaven’s Vault’ (EGX 2019)

A screenshot from the game 'Heaven's Vault'

Narrative Designer Jon Ingold recently attended EGX 2019 to promote Inkle’s upcoming archaeological narrative adventure game Heaven’s Vault and talk about the game’s fictional lost language. Over the course of the forty-minute Rezzed Sessions presentation, Ingold talked about the lengthy process of designing the game’s unique gameplay mechanic and the various challenges of creating a whole new hieroglyphic language for

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