"Murder in Hotel Lisbon" // swarm.pt contest entry

Gustavo santos hotel

The Portuguese group SWARM.PT hosted an art competition in collaboration with Nerd Monkeys and their game Murder in Hotel Lisbon.

I wanted to do an historical re-interpretation of the characters, giving them a more serious/dark tone. I suddenly remembered that In the 18th century they had something called Automatons, who were the closest thing you could relate to a robot… it was the only excuse I needed to put these two in pre-Earthquake Lisbon.