Tunic launches today for Xbox One, Xbox Series X|S and with Xbox Game Pass


Summary

  • Sayo is a game about a lost land filled with deadly creatures, ancient powers, and secrets that you were never meant to find.
  • You have your sword and shield, but did you bring your instruction manual?
  • Sayo is available today for Xbox One, Xbox Series X|S and with Xbox Game Pass

A few years ago, Sayo was revealed to the world on stage during the Xbox E3 2018 briefing. This was a huge moment for us as an editorial team and for Andrew Shouldice, who at the time was in charge of the roles of game designer, programmer, game designer, levels, character artist, animator and tester in Sayo.

In the nearly four years that followed, Sayo it grew amazingly. The development team and the game itself have multiplied in size and thousands of new fans have shared their excitement with us. Starting today we invite you to discover Sayo and all the secrets it has to offer on Xbox One, Xbox Series X|S, and with Xbox Game Pass.

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At first sight, Sayo It may seem like a cute action-adventure game. You play as a little fox in a big world, fighting monsters and exploring an ancient land. But don’t let her charming exterior fool you. tunica combat will test your reflexes and its mysteries will challenge your perception.

On your adventure, you will explore a dense and mysterious world, from gloomy forests inhabited by dangerous creatures to intricate temples filled with hostile sorcerers. The sword is your main weapon, but your best tool is knowing the right moment to dodge, block, and swing. Your enemies won’t hold back, so be sure to scan your surroundings for bombs, stat boosts, and refillable health potions. Make one wrong move and your death will send you back to the last checkpoint without returning any items you used. Watch out there!

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SayoThe white-knuckle combat system is based on modern action RPGs, while its setting and tone come from games from the classic cartridge era. But the challenge and inspiration do not end there. Remember the good old days when every game included a full color instruction manual? A flimsy booklet packed with helpful combat tips, enemy descriptions, and secret tips? Sayo takes the lost art of the instruction manual and injects it directly into the game.

Scattered throughout the game world Sayo they are instruction manual pages for you to collect. Each one you find is added to your booklet, creating a compendium of this foreign kingdom. Study the pages carefully to get an idea of ​​the terrain and gain an advantage over your combatants. Filled with gorgeous hand-drawn illustrations, the manual appears to be written in an unknown language. Come to think of it, everything in this world is written in these glyphs. What does it mean? Will we be able to translate it? what else could Sayo be hidden?

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Mysteries and secrets sit in the heart of the Sayo experience. Every experienced gamer knows that when a game has a waterfall, you should look behind it for hidden loot. Sayo presents a world brimming with opportunities to sniff out secrets. when playing Sayo, we encourage you to collaborate with your friends. Work together to share clues, compare notes, and discover long-lost treasures.

Since secrets are so integral to Sayo‘s DNA, we’ve been very low-key: we’ve had to keep quiet about what this game actually has in store for players. That’s what makes this release so exciting for us: it’s finally time to bring this game to you. Rest easy, adventurers. It is a long journey ahead. We can’t wait to see what you discover.

Sayo is available today for Xbox One, Xbox Series X|S, and with Xbox Game Pass.