Chained is a narrative driven puzzle adventure where you take on the role of a disgruntled security software designer who attempts to hack the AI that made his job obsolete.
The narrative of Chained takes place within a single room, with the room changing as time passes and the story unfolds. In the game you take on the role of Cole, a security software designer who has just lost his job after being replaced by an AI called Scout. He now wants to fight back by hacking his way into the and beating the AI.
It won’t be easy as the AI is designed to be the ultimate digital guard dog and just gets stronger over time, but you will be able to unlock skills and upgrades to aid your efforts. The narrative elements of the game play out in your room, via conversations with other players, while the hacking takes place on Cole’s computer and is a competitive 1v1 puzzle game played between you and the AI.
It’s got a great visual style. the puzzle based hacking looks fun and hacking an AI that stole your job is a great premise for a game. Sign up now to see if you can hack your way into the Beta!