Moonglow Bay, developer Bunnyhug’s “reduce-of-life fishing RPG”, is readying to lift anchor and situation cruise for Xbox, PC, and Recreation Lunge on seventh October.
Region in a struggling 1980s Canadian coastal town the build folk are terrorized to fish, Moonglow Bay draws inspiration from the likes of Harvest Moon and Legend of the River King, aiming to “carry the magic of fishing and produce it the coronary heart of the entirety”.
Players purchase on the goal of a rookie angler seeking to corpulent their accomplice’s closing wish and support their enterprise afloat – a role Moonglow Bay fortunately pitches extra towards relaxing village-life sim than soul-sapping fight making ready to destitution.
Working either solo or cooperatively with an even friend, the basic loop sees gamers heading out to carry fish, cook dinner them, then promote the culinary results to upgrade their gear and fishing boat in disclose commute further afield.
“Alongside with your journal and rod in hand,” explains Bunnyhug, “stumble on the furthest reaches of the ocean, from frigid glaciers to boiling geysers, and be taught to solid nets, situation traps and fish through ice, documenting over 100 assorted aquatic species whereas uncovering the secrets of Moonglow Bay.” And as gamers work towards restoring their enterprise and serving to revitalise the flagging town – a fable split all the way through a entire lot of sure arcs, in conserving with Bunnyhug – they’ll connect with Moonglow Bay’s inhabitants, each with their get tales to reveal.
If a late, laidback fishing adventure sounds fancy your thing, Moonglow Bay would perchance be readily available on Xbox, PC (through Steam and the Tale Store), and Recreation Lunge when it lunes on seventh October.