Stonefly the eye-catching new challenge from Flight College Studios, makers behind the 2019 indie title Creature within the Effectively. The sport blends two disparate but inherently enjoyable components, armored mech fits and large bugs, to create a neat wanting journey coming this summer season.
Stonefly facilities Annika, a younger however sensible inventor who’s on a quest to recuperate her father’s misplaced mech armor. To take action, Annika must do her greatest Tony Stark impersonation and craft an insect-like swimsuit of armor of her personal. Doing so includes gathering supplies to craft into components, which you’ll discover scattered by way of the gorgeous, hand-crafted forest. The sense of scale offers a way that Annika is a small human in a giant world, as she walks over street-sized branches and soars over leaves a minimum of twice the dimensions of her mech. Or perhaps she’s a usually proportioned human and the atmosphere is simply actually, actually big.
Gamers use their swimsuit to battle quite a lot of outsized bugs, who’re hungry for a similar sources you’re attempting to gather. Bugs are available all styles and sizes and boast distinct behaviors and skills, requiring distinctive methods (like pushing them off ledges) to take care of them. Gamers also can adapt their swimsuit to discover several types of environments and climates, equivalent to chilly areas. Along with story missions, gamers can interact in exploration-focused aspect quests and timed challenges. Regardless of showing extra action-focused in type, Flight College Studio describes Stonefly as being a “chill and tranquil” journey recreation. You’ll want to take a look at the cinematic trailer within the header up high in addition to the gameplay primer embedded within the story to see the sport in motion.
Stonefly appears actually neat, and whereas it wasn’t good, I loved Creature within the Effectively sufficient to wish to keep watch over this one. Search for the sport to reach this summer season to PlayStation 5, Xbox Sequence X, PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Change, and PC.