- Creator Ed Key
announced that Proteus is coming to PS3 and PS Vita soon, and has detailed some new features in the game below.
To quote: You drift towards a pastel island where everything sings as you pass. The sky begins to darken and something in the distance catches your eye...
I'm Ed Key, one of the developers of Proteus
along with composer David Kanaga. Proteus came out for the PC and Mac in January 2013 and had a fantastic reception from Edge, Eurogamer, IGN and many more.
For something that started out as a weird experimental project between me and David, this was pretty mind-blowing, and it's even crazier to now have the chance to bring it to PS3 and PS Vita with some brand new features that take advantage of Sony's hardware.
Proteus is something like a constantly-remixing ambient album in the form of an immersive island world. It's all about a particular feeling of wandering through nature alone, taking it in and getting pleasantly lost.
Maybe it's a little bit about magic and mortality too. Don't expect tasks and scores and checklists - perhaps Proteus lurks somewhere on the shady fringes of what it means to be a game.
With the PS Vita and PS3 versions, we've been adding new ways to engage with...