It isn't every day that one comes across something riveting, compelling, and fresh. While perusing the Internet I was able to do just that. All it took was a single, stylized black and white image of a somewhat dilapidated apartment building with a set of what appear to be uniformed officers advancing up a flight of particularly menacing stairs. It was then I was introduced to The Detail.
I knew I had to speak to the minds behind this. I knew I had to speak to Rival Games.
Fortunately, the Finnish brain trust of Rival Games was quite willing to submit to an Internet sit-down. Like any good detective story, Rival Games CEO Jukka Laakso and The Detail's lead writer Mika JD Sorvari revealed just enough details about The Detail to leave me on the edge of my seat. The more I found out, the more intrigued I became. A gritty, serious detective game with a story that promises not to be predictable and clichéd? Yes, please!Read More