Yonder: The Cloud Catcher Chronicles
Steam - $25
PC, PS4, Nintendo Switch
English, French, Italian, German, Spanish,, Portuguese, Chinese, Japanese, Korean, Russian
July 18, 2017
Good animation and sound.
Quest is lacking.
In Yonder, you are going to be taking on an adventure that takes place on the massive island of Gemea, which is filled with all types of fun things to do, but also some challenges that you will encounter along the way. There are eight environments that are distinct from each other that ranges from snowy summits to tropical beaches.
You will find that every environment has a fauna and flora that is unique to it, and to increase the visuals there are day and night cycles, even changing seasons. Although Gemea was once a fun loving paradise, it only appears to be a paradise with an evil that has over taken the island and put those who live there into a state of despair.
You play the hero, exploring the vast island will be up to you as you uncover the secrets of the island. You are also going to discover some of your own mysteries along your journey, which includes self-discovery. Although your ultimate goal and quest is to help the residents of Gemea so they can once again live in peace, you are going to find out things about yourself that were unknown.
Along the way, you will be meeting all types of people, making friends and enemies, teaming up with Spirits will be important as these are the only creatures with the ability of dispersing the evil murk that has invaded the land. Your relation with Sprites is ultimately the potential of saving the people of Gemea.
The various towns around Gemea are filled with people who are truly kind hearted, but have experienced many challenges since the murk gained control of the island. You, the hero, will be able to create new relationships with these people through crafting, farming, fishing, cooking, and brewing to open new resources and rewards.
Yonder Chronicles is a game which provides you with discovery, but in an adventure that is unique, yet familiar at the same time.
- Open world design that provides you with places to discover and explore.
- Travel at your pace, relax and fish or blaze through the lands to conquer evil, it’s up to you!
- Craft, farm and trade items to help banish evil and solve problems.
- Achieve objectives using various creative routes, harvest various farms and much more
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You will find the open world of Gemea is driven by exploration, finding new areas and learning about the people who live there. Conquering evil and helping kind hearted folk regain their peaceful island from the murk. Along the way, making new relationships, building trust and strengthening bonds by helping with crafting, fishing, and other means of trade with the residents of the island.
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