Windscape – A Zelda Inspired Indie Receives a Release Date

Monday, January 28th, 2019

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Windscape | LogoInspired by titles like The Legend of Zelda, Secret of Mana, and Golden Axe Warrior, German developer Dennis Witte hopes to combine the best elements of each in his upcoming game Windscape. Releasing on March 27, 2019 for Nintendo Switch, Xbox One, and PC, Windscape is described by publisher Headup Games as a “first person exploration adventure with elements of modern crafting and sandbox games”. Players will have the opportunity to fight monsters, solve quests and puzzles, interact with NPCs, and explore the world.  Here are some key features provided in the press release:

  • A handcrafted universe
  • A beautiful world to explore and discover
  • An immersive yet classical story around a young girl
  • A profound yet simple to use crafting system
  • Murky dungeons and challenging boss fights

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Having been originally released as an early-access title on Steam back in 2016, this title is finally about to see a proper release. If you pre-order the Nintendo Switch copy between March 8th and the release, you will receive a 20% discount off the normal price. Xbox One owners can do the same starting on March 13th. Those wishing to pick up the PC version can do so right now by purchasing the Steam Early Access version between now and March 27th. This will also be at a 20% discounted price of $16.99 USD.


SOURCE: Press Release

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A mainframe software developer from the Midwest, Nick found oprainfall while searching for information about Xenoblade Chronicles. Nick collects games across a myriad of different platforms (old and new). He's also passionate about old-school anime spanning from the early 80s through the late 90s.