As a travelling artist, the world is your easel.
Ever wanted to travel through a vibrant world with just an easel and paint to capture the view? Well, ditch the iPhone, now’s your chance. Eastshade, the second title from developers Eastshade Studios, releases on Steam today, casting you as a travelling and enigmatic painter.
The developers have been working for 5 long years on this peaceful open-world experience that is a welcome break from the usual violence of video games. In game you are exploring the island of Eastshade, where you capture the world through your artistic abilities. Through talking to those who inhabit the island and learning about their pasts, you can discover the islands hidden mysteries and long forgotten secrets. Players will also need to traverse tricky natural surroundings to find the abandoned places of this realm.
According to Steam, key features of the game include:
- A peaceful open-world exploration-adventure full of character
- Compose paintings anywhere in the world and offer them to the locals to unlock secrets and gain items
- Acquire crafting materials and schematics to surmount obstacles and solve quests
- Make friends along the way through fully-voiced dynamic conversations and unlockable topics
To learn more about Eastshade keep an eye on its Steam page. The game will be available from tomorrow.
Part of our core news team, Kate has been gaming since she could control a mouse. In addition to having a penchant for indie games, Kate had a World of Warcraft account when she was far too young, and has a weakness for any game with ‘RPG’ in the description.