Okay fellow Stardewbut followers, this is one other one for you. Monster Harvest might be precisely what you assume it should be. You are a farmer, however as a substitute of selecting parsnips you are selecting Pokemon, so the portmanteau in play right here is Planimals. Your creature buddies will compete in turn-based battles that will help you save the city from the native evil corp, in fact. Monster Harvest has simply introduced a launch date for this spring, so you may formally begin harvesting and battling in Could.
In Monster Harvest, you are naturally given your individual farm in Planimal Level the place you may develop each regular vegetation and Planimals. “Develop your individual farm, construct, and customise your individual home, craft your individual furnishings, make some scrumptious jams and mutate your crops to create loyal and fierce companions you may take into battle,” builders Maple Powered Video games say. With their assist, you are requested to avoid wasting the city from SlimeCo. You’ll be able to catch all of that, and the turn-based Planimal battles, within the new trailer proper right here.
There look to be all kinds of Planimals to develop, however I am in fact most within the one that appears like a wierd, pink bear. A wierd, pink bear which you could experience, even. Oh, and the one which’s undoubtedly legally distinct from a Chocobo.
The mutation half appears vital. Your Planimals are created through the use of magical slimes on them to show them from common crops into companion creatures. “Relying on the season, the Slime or the crop you mutate, you’ll have the ability to create as much as 72 completely different mutations,” Maple Powered say. Sounds to me like a little bit of experimentation is so as, which is sweet enjoyable. Doubtless not moral, precisely, however enjoyable!
Except for the questionable plant science, Monster Harvest appears to have plenty of acquainted Stardew-like options. You have acquired a hotbar of instruments. There is a small native city to discover and meet residents in. There is a slime dungeon to discover. You’ll be able to design your farm, together with a nifty-looking irrigation system. I do like an irrigation system.
Monster Harvest will launch on Could 13th over on Steam. It will arrive on the Nintendo Swap on the identical day, with PS4 and Xbox variations coming in June.