Developer Okomotive is making a sequel to indie hit FAR: Lone Sails. Simply introduced on the PC Gaming Present but additionally coming to PlayStation 5 and PS4, FAR: Altering Tides is slated for a launch on the finish of this 12 months. As you may in all probability inform from the trailer above, the follow-up ditches sand dunes for the ocean breeze. Take management of an deserted ship and seek for clues that inform the story of your property, all of the whereas braving the ocean waves inside a drowned panorama.
The sport is claimed to be extra of a complimentary story to the unique title quite than a direct sequel, and one which “can be acquainted to followers however contemporary and thrilling”. FAR: Altering Tides brings again the attractive artwork type, laidback gameplay strategy and soundtrack composer Joel Schoch, however all the pieces else might be contemporary. Zac Antonaci, head of publishing at Frontier Foundry, defined: “What Don and the remainder of the builders have created with Altering Tides is a incredible continuation of their model and we’re delighted to be concerned in bringing this to followers, leveraging Frontier’s legacy as a developer and writer.”
When we reviewed FAR: Lone Sails on PS4 again in April 2019, we praised its artwork path and compelling nature. After a 7/10 score, we concluded: “In the event you don’t thoughts that the sport isn’t terribly difficult, it’s effectively price enjoying. The laser targeted design paints a bleak, however nonetheless hopeful world, and the wordless narrative has a robust conclusion that introduced us proper as much as the brink of tears.”
Allow us to hope the sequel retains these qualities and we get a fair higher recreation consequently. Are you curious about testing FAR: Altering Tides? Study to sail within the feedback beneath.