To jog your memories, The Long Dark is Hinterland’s debut project.

Hinterland, a conglomerate of absolute industry veterans, set up shop to “create thought-provoking entertainment, emphasizing story-rich gameplay experiences, and original fictional settings conceived from the ground up to exist across multiple mediums.”

It was a bold statement by the studio, and certainly one that got our attention.

Fast forward a bit and The Long Dark has proved to be an overwhelming success with Kickstarter. The title was yesterday named Project of the Day on Kickstarter, with the number of backers surpassing 3,500, which means the project is now passing past 60% of the projected target, with 8 days to go.

Hinterland has released some teaser prototype gameplay footage from The Long Dark…