Independent developer Aurélien Regard and indie publisher Playdius have released a new action gameplay trailer for their anticipated new release, Away: Journey to the Unexpected, which is coming to PS4 and Nintendo Switch early next year. Away: Journey to the Unexpected is a colourful first person adventure game that combines action, negotiation and rogue-lite elements. Check it out below.

Away: Journey to the Unexpected is a feel-good first person adventure game that combines action, negotiation and rogue-lite elements, all rendered beautifully in a distinctive anime-inspired style. In Away, you’re not a fighter or a hero, but you are great at making kick-ass friends! Many of the colourful characters you meet in game, from robotic cowboy bounty hunters to bizarre space oddities, can be recruited to fight alongside you – it’s up to you to convince them to join the team! Away is the creation of renowned French developer Aurélien Regard, working alongside Rayman level designer Jean-Matthieu Gennisson.

Features:

· Colourful and unique visuals created by renowned artist and developer Aurélien Regard (The Next Penelope)

· A refreshing, light-hearted story packed full of adventure and humour

· A first person adventure with fast-paced combat and rogue-lite elements

· A vast cast of quirky characters to meet, convince and recruit to fight for you

· Underpinned by an anime-inspired soundtrack

A feel-good first person adventure game, idiotic workmen, mystery from outer space, oddball friends and fast combat await… definitely one to keep on your gaming radar for next year!

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