The Anatolian Trail

The Journey from Crimea to Troy

Welcome to the official website of The Anatolian Trail: An Indo-European Adventure, a video game designed to transport you back in time to the age of the Proto-Indo-Europeans

By following the adventures of two twins, Gwen and Lucas, you will interact with the locals in their native tongue, perform epic quests for the gods, and battle monsters from the folklore of the rich Indo-European tradition.

This project is produced by Andrew Miles Byrd, Brenna Reinhart Byrd, both of the University of Kentucky, and George Landon, the head of the EKU Gaming Institute, along with the help of whole host of scholars and gaming experts from around the globe.

Click on the links below for more information!

Development Team
Excerpt from Lucas' Journal
Concept Art & Music
Hswaxgwmtóm, everyone.Last month I discussed in this post how the Anatolian Trail was first created and how the narrative team produced a script and recorded dialogue for the proof-of-concept.Today, I would like to talk a little about how the game itself was created by some of the wonderful folks at EKU.You may not know this, but just …

The Anatolian Trail: an Indo-European Adventure has been made possible in part by a major grant from the National Endowment for the Humanities: Digital Projects for the Public.

Any views, findings, conclusions, or recommendations expressed in this Web resource do not necessarily represent those of the National Endowment for the Humanities.

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