We Were Here is a franchise of cooperative first-person adventure video games, created by the Dutch studio Total Mayhem Games.
Premise and gameplay
The We Were Here games are cooperative first-person adventure games with puzzle elements. In each game there are two players who take on a different role. They must work together to solve puzzles, generally while in different rooms and unable to see the other. Each player has a walkie-talkie to communicate with the other, which is what allows them to solve the puzzles they face. The original We Were Here was first released on PC on February 3, 2017, with the sequel We Were Here Too releasing on February 2, 2018. An Xbox One version of We Were Here released in September 2019, and We Were Here Too for Xbox One was released on October 2, 2019. The third game We Were Here Together was released on PC on October 10, 2019, and Xbox One on June 5, 2020.
A PlayStation 4 release of the series was announced on September 24, 2020. The release date has been announced for February 23, 2021. We Were Here was released as free to download on PlayStation from February 9 until February 22, as part of the release date announcement.
2017 We Were Here
2018 We Were Here Too
2019 We Were Here (Xbox One release)
We Were Here Too (Xbox One release)
We Were Here Together
2020 We Were Here Together (Xbox One release)
The first We Were Here was developed by Dutch studio Total Mayhem Games as part of a student project while studying at the Rotterdam University of Applied Sciences. It was a student entrant for the Independent Games Festival 2018, and won the Best Indie Game Award in 2017 at the Indigo showcase in the Netherlands. It was released for free on Steam in February 2017, and later on Xbox One in September 2019.
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