Factsheet

Developer:
Lucid Dreams Studio
Based in Sherbrooke / Montreal, QC, Canada

Release date:
October 30th, 2020

Platforms:
Steam
Nintendo Switch
Microsoft Xbox One
Sony PlayStation 4

Website:
https://luciddreamsstudio.com/legends-of-ethernal

Regular Price:

USD$19.99

Description

Legends of Ethernal is a 2D single-player action adventure game where you need to explore beautiful hand-crafted environments, solve clever puzzles and battle challenging creatures to uncover the truth about your parents’ disappearance.

History

On a day like any other, a young boy returns home to find it in ruins and his parents, gone. Armed with courage and driven by the pain of his loss, he sets out on a journey to uncover the truth behind his family's disappearance... But what he discovers will forever change the World of Arkanys.

Features

  • Enjoy mechanics that are unlocking with weapons and items that you find.
  • Solve puzzles and unleash your strategies against boss battles in multiple dungeons.
  • Gather ethers and use items during the course of your journey to help you progress through the game.
  • Admire beautiful 2D hand-drawn art covering multiple environments, scaling up to a resolution of 4K on supported platforms.
  • Experience a compelling and linear storyline with great characters.
  • Listen to the wonderfully crafted score, produced and recorded by veteran musician William Gough.
  • Try the hardcore mode for an intense experience or enable the Relaxed Mode to help you complete the game.

Videos

Release Trailer YouTube


Images

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Awards & Recognition

  • "Official selection for the Digital Dragons Indie Celebration." Online, 13-15 May, 2020
  • "Nomination at the Montreal Independant Game Awards for the Best Music Award." Montreal, 17 November, 2019
  • "Nomination at the Montreal Independant Game Awards for the Best New Challenger." Montreal, 17 November, 2019
  • "Nomination at the Montreal Independant Game Awards for the Best Canadian Game." Montreal, 17 November, 2019
  • "Official selection for the Indie Game Area at the Tokyo Game Show." Tokyo, 12-15 September, 2019
  • "Official selection for The MIX at E3." Los Angeles, 12 June, 2019


Selected Articles

  • "It has all the best elements of modern Zelda classics while retaining a personal identity..."
    - Elliott Osange, Bonus Stage
  • "...Legends of Ethernal is reminiscent of classic adventure games of days past."
    - David Chapman, Common Sense Media
  • "If you enjoy 2D puzzle platforming games with metroidvania elements then Legends of Ethernal might just suck you in with its great gameplay, characters, world and mysterious story."
    - Geoffrey, The Indie Gaming Guild

Original Soundtrack
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About Lucid Dreams Studio

Boilerplate
Lucid Dreams Studio is an indie game studio aiming at creating high quality 2D games for PC and consoles.

More information
More information on Lucid Dreams Studio, our logo & relevant media are available here.


Legends of Ethernal Credits

Maxime Grégoire
Administration | Programming | Story

Francis Lapierre
Programming | Design

Véronique Bellavance
Art | Animation

Sara Cousineau
Additional Design

Christian Haguenauer
Additional Animation

William Gough (Contractor)
Music

Annie Rodrigue (Contractor)
Animation

John Henry Rumsby (Contractor)
Story | Proofreading


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