Chucklefish, the writer of really wonderful farming sim Stardew Valley, has revealed some particulars about their subsequent lovable undertaking.
We first heard about this (nonetheless unnamed follow-up) when ‘Tiy’, founding father of Chucklefish and the lead developer on Chucklefish’s earlier hit, Starbound, casually tweeted out a picture of the sport in growth
SDV nonetheless in testing, no information but. Thought this sneak peak would possibly tide you over. We’ve realized quite a lot of classes from working with Stardew. pic.twitter.com/EcabZ8DGb7
— Tiy (@Tiyuri) August 31, 2017
Now PC Gamer has delivered extra particulars and unique screens in an interview with Finn Brice, CEO of Chucklefish. Will the sport hasn’t technically been ‘announced’ but, Brice is comfortable to speak about what the crew has been engaged on.
The recreation is about in a magic faculty, the place you’ll play one of many college students. ‘The goal has been to create a game world that is entertaining and charming simply to inhabit’, a lot as Stardew Valley’s city was a pleasing place to dwell in. The recreation’s most blatant affect is Harry Potter, however Brice additionally cites Kiki’s Delivery Service, Garth Nix’s Old Kingdom, and Terry Pratchett’s Tiffany Aching books as main touchstones for the undertaking.
You’ll be studying magic, after all, so there shall be crafting methods. ‘There are many different kinds of magic/crafting/potion making/farming systems in this game and each of those needs to be rewarding and satisfying in their own right’, Brice says. ‘It’s vital to us that the sport captures the nostalgia of faculty life as a lot as attainable. Expect memorable moments drawn from our personal expertise that we expect gamers will relate to’.
The recreation is clearly some time off but, since they’re but to pin down a reputation or present footage, however hopefully we’ll know extra particulars about it quickly.