It could also be greatest recognized for its common bundles of video games and different leisure, however Humble Games can also be an indie publishing label. And at this time the corporate detailed its upcoming slate of video games which incorporates the whole lot from a sequel to the traditional heist recreation Monaco to a roleplaying musical known as Stray Gods.
We don’t know a lot about Monaco 2 — it doesn’t have a release date but — however it’s as soon as once more being developed by Pocketwatch Games, and is described as a recreation that “will test players’ skills in brain-bending 3D environments, procedurally generated by an AI mastermind designed to concoct high-stakes challenges and infinite sneaky, stealy fun.”
Stray Gods, in the meantime, was beforehand recognized below the identify Chorus, and is being developed by Summerfall Studios, led by David Gaider, lead author on the primary Dragon Age. It sounds… fairly on the market. Here’s the official description and trailer:
In a contemporary fantasy world the place the Greek gods stay hidden amongst us, Grace is granted the ability of a Muse to attract others into musical numbers… energy that she’ll want to seek out out the reality behind her predecessor’s dying earlier than time runs out. Unravel the thriller of the final Muse by way of your decisions in a superbly hand-illustrated roleplaying musical.
Other video games embody Coral Island, a farm-sim about ocean conservation (no release date or platforms have been introduced); Moonscars, a darkish fantasy motion recreation (due out this summer season on PC); Ghost Song, a spooky metroidvania (PC, no release date); a “classic survival horror experience” known as Signalis (PC and Xbox, out this fall); the rhythm RPG Infinite Guitars (no introduced release date or platforms); the Carmen Sandiego-style journey recreation Chinatown Detective Agency (out April seventh on PC, Xbox, and Switch); and a turn-based tactical RPG known as The Iron Oath (out on Steam early entry on April nineteenth).
It’s an eclectic lineup, and one which helps solidify Humble Games’ place in the small-but-growing list of notable indie publishing labels.