Simon The Sorcerer – Origins: the prequel to the Simon The Sorcerer franchise is in development!

Magic, monsters, puzzles and many other surprises await fans with the return of Simon, one of the most beloved heroes in video games.

Rome-Italy, May 19, 2022 – The editor Leonardo Interactive and the developer Smallthing Studios open a new chapter in the history of video games by announcing the development of Simon the Sorcerer – Origins, on PC and consoles, the prequel to the original point&click adventure game Simon The Sorcerer. The launch ofOrigins is a modern reinterpretation of this classic adventure game franchise released almost thirty years ago.

Simon the Sorcerer captured the hearts of gamers upon its release on MS DOS and Amiga computers and paved the way for visual point&click adventures. The use of recent graphics and game mechanics used for Simon the Sorcerer – Origins will delight old-time fans who will be able to immerse themselves in the adventure, and will also attract the new generation of players interested in the current revival of classic franchises.

Simon the Sorcerer – Origins is the official prequel to the original game Simon the Sorcerer. It transports players a few weeks before the events of the first episode. The game universe is designed in a modern visual style, with real-time sequences, magic and puzzle solving, all supported by a captivating storyline that will finally answer some important questions raised by fans of the game. first game…

“We are very pleased to announce Simon the Sorcerer – Origins and to embark on an exciting development journey with Smallthing Studios,” commented Leonardo Caltagirone, Founder of Leonardo Interactive. “We have long wanted to bring back one of the most beloved and iconic characters in the video game industry. Our goal will be to create a new world animated by beautiful modern graphics and new game mechanics to tell the untold story of Simon’s origins”.

Leonardo Interactive and Smallthings Studios will reveal more information about this exciting prequel soon, but in the meantime, if you would like to interview the team, do not hesitate to contact us to set up an appointment.

Simon the Sorcerer – Origins will be released on PC and consoles in early 2023.