The fixed barrage of updates and new content material for thatgamecompany’s Sky: Kids of the Gentle continued over the weekend with the arrival of the Season of Meeting replace. Severely, a minimum of a couple of times a month because the recreation’s launch nearly two years in the past there’s been some type of new replace with a brand new season or occasion, new objects or options. It’s bananas how well-supported this recreation is, and that’s mirrored within the ardour and appreciation proven by the sport’s group. For an knowledgeable breakdown of what the Season of Meeting entails, I’ll level you in the direction of the developer video under the place thatgamecompany’s Nick Ouejian actually climbs a tree and wears a pot on his head whereas explaining the brand new season in nearly two minute’s time. Following that’s the official launch trailer for the Season of Meeting replace, which is simply darn fairly so I’m together with it as properly.
The Season of Meeting replace arrives on the heels of final month’s Days of Bloom replace which did one thing extraordinarily out of character for a preferred free to play recreation: It launched a brand new mechanic that attempted to really scale back the quantity of grinding within the recreation. Sky’s total ethos is constructed round being a social recreation the place you get to work together with and spend time with different actual human beings by the use of this unimaginable digital world. The crew felt that individuals have been so fearful about “the grind” for light that they implemented the new Daily Light system to help the daily grind for candles “feel better and less repetitive.” That’s fairly cool. When you’ve got but to take a look at Sky: Kids of the Gentle for your self, you are able to do so without spending a dime on each iOS or Android.