Indie writer FINJI, who has put out some relatively splendid titles on Change together with Chicory: A Colourful Story and Evening In The Woods, has introduced that Northway Video games’ I Was A Teenage Exocolonist can be coming to Change on twenty fifth August.
Described as a “coming-of-age narrative RPG” with card-based battles, it was beforehand confirmed for PlayStations 4 and 5 (plus PC and Mac) and now Nintendo’s console joins the combo. The sport sees you rising up on Vertumna, a stupendous although doubtlessly harmful planet the place people have arrange an extraterrestrial colony. Life is rewarding however powerful because the colonists work to construct a future for themselves and their households, and you will be making all types of life decisions as you develop from a baby to an grownup over the course of the sport.
Discover, develop up, and fall in love. The alternatives you make and expertise you grasp over ten years will decide the course of your life and the survival of your colony.
You may take a look at the trailer above to get an concept of how the narrative and card-based gameplay mix collectively.
Pleasingly, the sport will include some Change-specific options, together with a UI designed to be readable on the console’s smaller display screen in handheld mode (hurrah!) and touchscreen integration. These could be small factors for some, nevertheless it’s unimaginable what number of Change video games launch do not have simply readable textual content, particularly for Change Lite gamers.
Whereas not helpful for Change-only avid gamers, a demo of the sport can be accessible on Steam from seventh July 10am ET till tenth July 11:59 ET. You can even get a sneak peak of the developer’s model of choose-your-own narrative storytelling through an introductory Twitter thread:
We will be talking with the builders quickly, so look out for our interview with Northway at a later date. Within the meantime, tell us your preliminary impressions of I Was A Teenage Exocolonist under.