Hello everybody! I’m Matt, a producer right here at The Irregular Company. It’s my absolute pleasure at present to take you behind the scenes to point out off some extra of Tohu, the beautiful journey recreation coming to PS4 which we’re serving to to place along with the gifted workforce of puzzle conjurers over at Fireart Video games.
What’s Tohu? Effectively, with out additional ado, Tohu is…
… A story instructed throughout fishy planets
Tohu’s story takes place throughout a extraordinary universe of fish planets. Leap in and also you’ll uncover a startling number of areas to discover. From the again of a fetid swamp fish, to the garish conceal of a circus seahorse, every location presents up a vivid new visible tapestry to feast your eyes upon.
… The story of a bit Lady and her Cubus
From the outset you’ll play as a mysterious little lady who has the distinctive skill to remodel at will into her mechanical alter-ego, Cubus. As The Lady you possibly can nimbly scale precarious environments, in addition to squeeze into small areas to achieve new areas. Want one thing heavy lifting? Then swap to Cubus to get your raise on!
… Impressed by the classics, however made for contemporary gamers
Avid gamers of each ilk could have an opinion a method or one other relating to conventional journey video games, however Tohu has been designed from the bottom as much as be a totally different type of journey recreation. Our intention is to supply a problem for gamers used to the basic titles, however one which may be picked up and performed by nearly anybody, no matter their expertise with the style. We would like as many individuals to get pleasure from Tohu as attainable!
… A soundscape crafted by Christopher Larkin, the composer of Hole Knight
When it got here to nailing the distinctive ambiance of Tohu it was extremely vital that we bought the music good. Christopher Larkin, finest recognized for his work on the seminal soundtrack for Hole Knight, lends his skills to that finish. It was a continuing delight for the core improvement workforce to find the place Chris’ ears went with every new theme that he labored on.
… Stuffed with extraordinary characters to fulfill
A person fabricated from junk. A bathtub-dwelling pawn dealer. A terrified mammoth with a penchant for soothing tribal singing. These are simply a number of the distinctive of us you’ll meet in your journey throughout the fish planets. Every character is delivered to life with slick and charming animation, and, sure, loads of them even have secrets and techniques of their very own so that you can uncover!
… A check of your puzzling talent (although not with out a type coronary heart)
It wouldn’t be an journey recreation with out a chance to stretch your mind muscle mass sooner or later, proper? In Tohu, stated puzzles come thick and quick, and although now we have a beneficiant trace system for individuals who want it, there’s a bucketful of satisfaction to be earned by means of every of the distinctive conundrums you face. That’s true whether or not you’re designing moustaches for a bevy of moles, or convincing a troupe of pirates to ‘un-mutiny’.
… Hiding a set of secret critters to find
Every space you go to in Tohu is stuffed with element, perfect for gamers that like a very good thriller to unravel. However look nearer nonetheless and also you’ll uncover a tiny military of bizzare critters on the market ready so that you can discover and gather. Hold your eyes peeled!