Signs of the Sojourner

Card Game Narrative Adventure Signs of the Sojourner Revealed; Coming Out in May

April 16, 2020

By: Mostafa Hossam

 
 

There are numerous narrative adventure title, but indie studio Echodog Games revealed their unique take on the genre. Signs of the Sojourner is a card game narrative title. The title will allow players to make enemies, build alliances, find romance, and unravel the mysteries of the past of Signs of the Sojourner's world.

The game promises to value the interpersonal relationships more than anything, and the deeper you dive, the more rewarding it gets. As your alliances grow, you will get to collect "regional foods and treats to bring back to your hometown shop." Not only that, you will get to ask them more personal questions to learn on what the people you talk to are afraid of, what makes them feel safe, and what they aspire to be in this big world.

 

The game adopts an attractive hand-drawn environment, characters, and cards. In addition to that, Signs of the Sojourner's soundtrack will add to the tranquility and sit-back-and-enjoy-the-ride feel the game has to offer.

Lead Designer Dyala Kattan-Wright went into more detail as to how Signs of the Sojourner sets out to give every players a unique experience and utilize the decks they built to interact with characters around the game's universe.

 
 

“We each embark on a journey of life, forever changed by the people we meet and the choices we make. Signs of the Sojourner uses cards to explore communication, personal growth, and how relationships change us in a friendly, accessible way. We can’t wait to see what decks players build from their experiences on this adventure.”

Signs of the Sojourner is scheduled to release on May 14 exclusively on PC via Steam, priced at $19.99. Nintendo Switch console is within the studio's plans, but still with no set release window. Make sure to check out the announcement trailer below for a better overview of what the game has to offer and what makes it stand out. 

 
 

What do you think of Echodog Games' creation? Did the trailer got you interested enough to pick up a copy once it is released? Let us know your thoughts in the comments section below.