Papers, Please approved to launch next week
by Alice O'Connor, shacknews.com, Aug 1, 2013 5:15PM PDT
If office workers unwind after a day of pushing papers by playing farming or trucking simulators, what can farmers and truckers play? Border control sim Papers, Please is coming to their rescue, leaving beta and properly launching for PC and Mac on August 8. It'll cost a reasonable $9.99.
Papers, Please plunks you in the immigration office of a border town split between two states after a war. You'll need to inspect would-be-crossers' visas, permits, ID cards, passes, and other papers for inconsistencies and signs of forgery to weed out smugglers, spies and terrorists
It'll be sold through the Steam, the Humble Store (giving a Steam key), and GOG. Hit the official site for more information. The beta version will still be available for free from creator Lucas Pope's site, but obviously shall remain unfinished.