What is Cygni?
Cygni’ is a twin-stick vertical scrolling Shooter hybrid with a cinematic flare. Embracing the essence of classical arcade Shoot'em ups, Cygni introduces exceptional visuals to the genre.
What does Cygni mean?
"Cygni is a genitive form of Cygnus used when naming stars. Cygnus is a northern constellation lying on the plane of the Milky Way." In the game, Cygni is a planet colonised by humans who are benefiting from an ancient technology left over in ruins by an unknown alien civilisation. Scavenging it for tech and power.
When will it be released?
We plan to release Cygni in winter 2021.
What platforms will Cygni be on?
Once completed, we plan to release Cygni on PC, MAC first and then Playstation/Xbox and
possibly Nintendo Switch.
What engine is Cygni being developed in?
Cygni is being developed in Unreal Engine 4.
Who is making Cygni?
KeelWorks LTD is a Scotland based company founded by brothers Nareg & Meher Kalenderian, and the talented Helen Saouma. Cygni is currently being entirely developed by Nareg & Helen. As production ramps up, the team will expand to fulfil the ambitions for the game.
Who is composing the Music?
The music is also being done in-house by an award-winning composer and orchestrator Vatche Kalenderian (Kalforian).
I have a suggestion for Cygni, how do I tell you?
Drop us an email (
firstname.lastname@example.org) or join us on
Discord and have a chat directly with the team.
I love the potential of Cygni, how can I support it?
You can support by adding Cygni to your wishlist on Steam. You can also join the community on our
Discord channel, and support us by engaging on social media.