This Isn’t the Box Art of the Next Game from the Creator of Braid

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That’s because The Witness probably won’t have a box. Jonathan Blow’s next game will probably be a digital download, just like Braid, the acclaimed indie title that made him a super-successful developer. But the upcoming PS4 title is still going to need some sort of eye-catching visual promotion.

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Blow shared these runner-up poster designs in a post on the official Witness blog and mentioned that none of these are actually going to be the artwork that gets used. Given how eye-catching these alternate images are, I can’t wait to see what the one that picked by Blow & company. Environmental designalong with audio engineering—will play a big part in The Witness’ puzzles so it’s great to see the game’s landscapes get the spotlight.

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kirkhamilton
Kirk Hamilton

That (amazing) final image, of course, from the Stallone movie that is inarguably closest in spirit to Blow's oeuvre: