The narrative puzzle game developed by Studio Fizbin and published by Mixtvision finally has a release date. Minute of Islands will be released for PC and Mac (via Steam and GOG) and coming to Nintendo Switch, Xbox One, and PlayStation 4 on March 18.
Minute of Islands tells the story of engineer Mo, who needs to help heal a polluted archipelago previously dependent on mysterious mechanisms that stopped working. The game stands out because each frame has been drawn by hand. The poetic story narrated by the actress Megan Gay, atmospheric soundtrack, different visuals, and several puzzles regarding the game environment.
You are Mo, a skilled tinkerer, living with her family on a pastoral archipelago, once inhabited by an ancient race of inscrutable giants. Their otherworldly but vital machines, festering in the underbellies of the islands themselves, must be kept going or an almost forgotten threat will swallow all. Mo vows to restore the hidden engines in time, but is this truly what she needs?
- Wield the powerful Omni Switch throughout story-based environmental puzzles and platform gameplay to regain control over the giants’ machines.
- Face the dark truth beneath the islands’ surfaces and unravel an emotional poetic story, narrated by actress Megan Gay.
- Explore a fantastic handcrafted world across multiple unique islands, meet curious characters and creatures, and uncover the archipelago’s secrets.