Factsheet

Developer:
Oneiric Worlds
Based in Toulouse, France

Release date:
TBD

Platforms:
Steam
Itch.io

Website:
http://www.oneiricworlds.com/aThiefsMelody

Regular Price:

USD$29.99
EUR€29.99

Description

A Thief's Melody is a 3D cartoon adventure/stealth game with a contemplative atmosphere. It's a tribute to old adventure games like "Beyond Good and Evil" and "Zelda Windwaker"; it features exploration, dialogs, fights, puzzles, collectibles and huge Boss battles...

History

When he was young Mathias was a big fan of Zelda, even if he could only play it / see it at friends. This really sparkled his imagination on wonderful and magic worlds to explore. Then he discovered Terry Pratchett's Discworld novels, which heavily influenced his way of seeing the world, and also his sense of humour some might say. Mathias grew up in countryside, near nature and animals, and with his brother, he used to explore the surrounding forests, discovering caves, rocks and hidden places. One day, he learnt that Miyamoto did the same when he was a kid. Then he fell in love with Rayman 2 and Beyond Good and Evil, both creations of Michel Ancel, an awesome French designer. Finally, while he was still trying to make games as a hobby, Mathias discovered Aquaria, one of the very first successful indie games, made by only 2 passionate people.

Then all these inspirations suddenly struck him, and made him realise that he could make a game for real.

No surprise he ended up trying to make a game like A Thief's Melody, which, in some ways, is the expression of all his past experiences and aspirations. But aren't we all aspiring to our kid's dreams?

Features

  • In an ocean-covered world, play a young thief studying at the Thief Guild.
  • Learn various skills: climbing, stealth, fight, bow, bombs, grapple and much more !
  • Confront or avoid pirates, guards and robots
  • Freely explore a cartoon open world
  • Collect gemstones, paintings and flowers
  • Cure ill animals all over the world
  • Defy giant Guardians during epic battles
  • Save the world! Er no, I mean Be a true hero. Er no I mean Help your sister. Well, you have to start somewhere...
  • Oh, yeah! And ride a cool turtle!

Videos

Trailer YouTube


Images

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Awards & Recognition

  • "Game of my heart winner." Me when I was a kid

Selected Articles

  • "Definitely The best indie game I've played in years"
    - Darajdar,
  • "Fukin awesome! i shall await this game"
    - The Connoisseur,
  • "For some reason I really liked the ambience of the game, felt peaceful ^^"
    - Mr Shooty,

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Original Soundtrack
Available on Itch.io
https://oneiricworlds.itch.io/

Blog
The Dev Blog updated during developing
http://www.oneiricworlds.com/en/


About Oneiric Worlds

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Oneiric Worlds is a video game studio founded in 2010 by Mathias Fontmarty. Its goal is to create feel good games that inspire people.

More information
More information on Oneiric Worlds, our logo & relevant media are available here.


A Thief's Melody Credits

Mathias Fontmarty
Indie developer


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