Swedish-based Frictional Games has announced that its innovative, first-person survival horror game Penumbra: Overture - Episode One has gone gold. To celebrate this milestone a playable demo has been released.

This is the first part of three episodes which are planned for release during 2007-2008 telling the story of Philip, who while in search of his father discovers much more than he could have imagined.

Episode One is scheduled for release on March 30 priced £14:99 and you can find the demo over on the official Penumbra Overture website. For more on the game check out our recent Penumbra: Overture - Episode One preview.