"Bendy and the Ink Machine" is a horror survival game produced and developed by TheMeatly Games.
The storyline of the game tells the story of Henry Stan, a retired animator, who one day receives an invitation from his old friend Joey Drew, who wants Henry Stan to return to the disbanded animation company for a trip, however things don't seem to be that simple, due to the ink all over the place, out of the darkness comes Bendy, a monster covered in ink, this Bendy is the original failed character, why will now appear here? Revisit the demons of the past. There are twists and turns around every corner.
Ink Bandy is Bandy's entity in the real world; he has no soul and no corresponding emotions. The studio staff locks him in Joey Drew's room, thus preventing him from communicating with anyone or anything. Due to his lack of intelligence, he is also unable to speak and can only make sounds through rapid breathing and grunts. Ink Bandy has a supernatural ability to cover an area with ink, appearing as drops of ink from the ceiling. These ink-like substances are also very powerful and can kill any nearby enemies. The game's main confrontation is for an ink monster called Bandy, the game allows players to attack it with different weapons to avoid suffering its attacks, using axes, pipes and plungers, and as the game progresses some chapters can also use submachine guns. And the entire game uses scenes and music have a dark retro version of the Disney style, giving a spooky feeling, full of challenges, and the game has surprises everywhere. Whether players can escape from this nightmarish factory, or be trapped forever in which gradually eroded by ink ...... the end of the story all depends on the player himself.
How To Play
The game uses ink and old animation as the theme. Ink Bandy's back is always filled with a black mist. Whenever Ink Bandy runs, jumps or walks, the ink runs down his body and it's hard for us to see him clearly. His left arm is slightly longer than his right arm, and his left hand wears oversized white gloves. Unlike the original Bandy, who had two buttons on his gloves, Ink Bandy's right hand is more human-like, with five fingers. Also his feet are very asymmetrical, his right foot resembles a human foot while his left foot looks like a sickly tree stump.
Bandy and the Ink Machine" is a survival horror game that combines elements of puzzle solving, environmental exploration and combat from a first-person perspective. Players take on the role of Henry as he explores an abandoned animation studio, finds some key props, solves many puzzles, and then escapes from this animation studio. However, for various reasons, and can only use running, jumping and other restricted movements. The flexibility of the character is also limited. If necessary you can collect cans of salty broth, which you need to collect to get some achievements in order to restore Henry's health when he is injured. Players can look for audio tapes in this abandoned animator, which can help players understand the story of the studio and its employees.
The game has a total of five chapters for players to explore and adventure
Chapter 1: Moving Pictures Chapter 2: The Old Song Chapter 3: Rise and Fall
Chapter 4: Colossal Wonders Chapter 5: The Last Reel
Bandy and the Ink Machine" the whole game style using cartoon style, but this style, hidden under the danger is also a lot. Chapter element design is still quite unique, each challenge will be different from the experience of breaking through. The first-person perspective makes the game more realistic, and the variety of puzzle solving methods is very difficult.