Publisher Nordcurrent and developer Maz Mraz has announced that the pixel-art RPG Ocean's Heart will be releasing on PC on January 21st. Created by the creators of Yarntown (which is a Zelda-like demake of Bloodborne) Ocean's Heart promises "hours of exploration, role-playing, hidden secrets, and whimsical encounters."
“Ocean’s Heart borrows inspiration from the likes of Zelda, Hollow Knight, The Witcher, and even Dark Souls, to create an exciting take on the action-adventure RPG genre,” said Artūras Surgutanovas, Head of Marketing from Nordcurrent. “Packed with tons of side-quests and hidden secrets, Ocean’s Heart is wrapped in an engaging story chock-full of clever humor, providing a deep and entertaining experience that will make you laugh and tug at your heartstrings. Wishlist the game on Steam today so you don’t miss our launch on the 21st!”
The title is set in a world that is full of secrets, and magic. The player will play as Tilia, a young girl whose father and best friend have been kidnapped by Blackbeard, a ruthless pirate. In order to save her father, Tilia must embark on a journey through a vast and dangerous wilderness while also unraveling pirate secrets that want to stay covered. Players will be able to gather items, craft potions, and upgrade their weapons while increasing their skills fighting bosses and surviving deadly dungeons.
What do you think of this news? Do you think Ocean's Heart is too big of a rip-off of Zelda? Are you going to get Ocean's Heart? Let us know in the comments!