TOEM, A Photo Adventure, Comes to PC, Consoles

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TOEM, Something We Made’s delightful black and white photography adventure game, will launch on the PlayStation 5 on Sep. 17, 2021. This coincides with its Nintendo Switch, Steam, Humble, and Epic Games Store release.

From the developer:

Set off on a delightful expedition and use your photographic eye to uncover the mysteries of the magical TOEM in this hand-drawn adventure game. Chat with quirky characters, solve their problems by snapping neat photos, and make your way through a relaxing landscape!

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  • Follow a small figure through Scandinavian inspired landscapes
  • Take photos with your camera to solve puzzles and help people
  • Listen to chill beats and take in your surroundings
  • Meet quirky characters and help them with their problems
  • Encounter several characters and distinct architectural environments
  • Take photos, listen to calm music and travel by bus
  • Climb the highest peak and experience the phenomenon TOEM
  • A game which encourages you to “stop and smell the flowers”

TOEM is the first major release by Something We Made, a three-man crew made up of Niklas Mikkelsen, Lucas Gullbo, and Elias Albrecht out of Sweden. The game will retail for $19.99 USD and a demo is currently available on Steam.

About Leah McDonald

Leah's been playing video games since her brother first bought an Atari back in the 1980s and has no plans to stop playing anytime soon. She enjoys almost every genre of game, with some of her favourites being Final Fantasy Tactics, Shadow of the Colossus, Suikoden II and The Legend of Zelda: A Link to the Past. Leah lives on the East Coast with her husband and son.