Are you a fan of quirky indie games inspired by the JRPGs of old? Well you might want to checkout Team Woodsalt’s new game Woodsalt then. A quirky indie game inspired by JRPGs of old.

In Woodsalt, you play Emcy. A video game protagonist who enjoys sleeping so much he accidentally sleeps through the evacuation of Earth some 1000 years in the future. He now finds himself in Nu-Terra, a city contained within a bubble. Now he must explore Nu-Terra and interact with it’s inhabitants and unveil it’s mysteries. Woodsalt will feature multiple endings as well as a space helmet wearing dog you can probably pet. Be sure to checkout the trailer.



Woodsalt launches on Nintendo Switch and Steam on October 13th for $19.99 USD. Checkout the press release below for more information:

Emerge from cryostasis to discover a brand-new world in Woodsalt, launching October 13 for Steam and Nintendo Switch

Featuring multiple endings, tons of secrets and even a dog with a space helmet

London, September 9, 2020 – Team Woodsalt are proud to announce that their first game, Woodsalt, a narrative-led sci-fi JRPG with a cast of quirky characters, otherworldly locales and a dose of existential mystery, will launch October 13 2020 on Steam and Nintendo Switch.

Control Emcy, whose penchant for sleep has steered him clear of an evacuated Earth to wake 1000 years later on Nu-Terra, a sprawling city contained within a bubble. What, where, why and how? You’ll find out as you explore the world around you, develop relationships, and uncover a mystery that spans the entire universe and your very existence.

You can watch the announcement trailer here.

Stirred awake from his first night on Nu-Terra by a strange spectre, Emcy finds that is only the beginning of his troubles…


  • A curated Shounen odyssey free from fetch quests or filler, every chapter a full piece of the overarching puzzle and wanderlust of the city.

  • Multiple Endings across main and side quests including secret versions that may involve cat collecting…

  • Come across a dog with a space helmet: what’s not to love!

Inspired by the golden age of 90s JRPGS, Woodsalt is an adventure that speaks to the chilled-out at heart. Shape Emcy’s path with various dialogue options, meet and befriend the colourful cast of Woodsalt, and most importantly, take your time and go along for the ride – without the heartrate of an FPS streamer suspended in a vat of Four-Loko!

Woodsalt will be available on Steam and Switch for $19.99 and you can find more information on the website here, and you can find the Discord link here.

You can access the press kit here.

About Team Woodsalt
Team Woodsalt is a small indie studio based in Kent, England, and established with a focus on bringing immersive adventure games with a JRPG twist.

Aaron Evangelisti
Aaron is a lifelong video games enthusiast who's been playing since the days of the NES. He enjoys just about all types of games from RPGs, to platformers, to strategy. He also fancies himself a bit of a writer so writing about video games makes sense, right?