Press Release

The Journey Begins Next Week

...and also hopefully above its Kickstarter goal soon too.
[This unedited press release is made available courtesy of Game Developer and its partnership with notable game PR-related resource Games Press]

[FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE] San Diego, CA — Publisher, Crytivo, alongside solo developer Tobias Schnackenberg, is announcing the launch of the Above Snakes Kickstarter campaign on January 20th. This highly anticipated tile-based survival game offers a unique twist to the sandbox genre and can be played via Pre-Alpha as early as March 2022. 

Hopeful players can follow the Kickstarter page for Above Snakes here as well as wishlist the game on Steam

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About the Game

Become one with nature and survive a plague overtaking a land inspired by the Wild West. You are Aiyana, a young woman whose fate lies in discovering what happened that night in Corpse Creek...

 Key features
  • Isometric world made up of tiles
  • Survival systems including crafting, cooking, hunting, and fishing
  • Base building 
  • Crop farming and gardening
  • Rogue-lite, long-term progression system with high replayability value
  • A fictional universe inspired by the Wild West...and zombies!
  • Complex settler and tribe conflicts


We're happy to consider press and content creators for exclusive access to the Pre-Alpha of Above Snakes. Please send us an email expressing your interest in reviewing the game.

*Requests are subject to review and keys are not guaranteed. 

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A Survival Game With a Twist

Generate your own world in-game by placing isometric tiles. When you reach the edge of a tile, you decide what’s next!

Make your decisions carefully, as your tile placement will affect your resource availability and can alter your chances of survival.

Brave the Wilderness

Satisfy your basic needs: thirst, hunger, fatigue, and sanity. Protect yourself against dangerous predators like animals, bandits or - even worse - the lost souls that are walking the land.

Base Building + Farming

Invest your resources into building your own cabin and construct a base for both defense and shelter. Sow seeds you collect throughout the world and harvest the crops to increase your chances of survival.

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