January 30, 2023

Again in 2017, Rakuen was a pixel artwork, combat-free RPG which combined severe themes with cute, fantasy characters and songs. We adored it. Now its developer Laura Shigihara has introduced a brand new recreation, Mr. Saitou, which she describes as “the subsequent installment within the Rakuen universe.” You will discover the announcement trailer under.

“Mr. Saitou is a brief recreation about a median white-collar employee who struggles to search out that means in a life stuffed with fixed additional time and social isolation,” in response to the Steam web page. “After an accident lands him within the hospital, Mr. Saitou is spirited away to a wierd fantasy world the place an sudden good friend takes him on a life-changing journey.”

Rakuen may take round ten hours to play by should you did every little thing, however Mr. Saitou will “often be accomplished in a single sitting.”

Apart from Rakuen and Mr. Saitou, Shigihara can be a recreation composer, greatest recognized for work on To The Moon, Deltarune and for singing Zombies On Your Garden in Crops vs. Zombies.

“There’s a lot to have fun right here, and I need to begin with what stood out probably the most: that is the one recreation I can consider that so prominently encompasses a mum,” stated our Rakuen overview. “Boy (as the sport solely ever refers to him) is accompanied for many of the recreation by his mom, the 2 of them exploring each the hospital and the world of Rakuen collectively. This has two huge results – firstly it places a dynamic relationship on the centre of the story, the 2 capable of chat at any level, Mother capable of provide hints, and most significantly, chat to and argue with the sport’s characters alongside you. Secondly, it dramatically adjustments how your strategy understanding and decoding the sport’s use of fantasy.”

No phrase but on whether or not Mr. Saitou’s mum is within the new recreation, nevertheless it’s aiming to launch on March twenty third, 2023. You will discover extra screenshots over on Steam.

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