Sky: Kids of the Gentle is kicking off 2021 with a brand new growth, the Season of Goals. The substantial replace provides a brand new story, two further areas, and host of different goodies to Thatgamecompany’s social platformer.
Season of Goals weaves the story of a younger ice skater whose objective is to carry out for the dominion’s coliseum. To understand that dream, gamers will practice beneath 4 retired mentors who put gamers by way of performance-based trials to sharpen their abilities on the ice. Two new venues, the Valley of Goals and Hermit’s Valley, will host skaters-in-training within the Valley of Triumphs realm.
Season of Goals additionally provides 4 new expressions (Showdance, Peek, Spin Trick, and Bear Hug), Tier 2 coronary heart capes, 4 new masks/capes, a brand new coiffure, and two items of headgear and pants. Gamers additionally obtain a brand new musical instrument, two music sheets, and a season pendant. Moreover, there are new recollections with Valley of Triumph spirits Backflipping Champion, Bowing Medalist, and Proud Victor.
For these unfamiliar, Sky: Kids of the Gentle is Thatgamecompany’s follow-up to Journey and shares comparable DNA. Gamers leap and soar throughout lovely and serene worlds and make mates alongside the best way, each in-game and in actual life. A lot of the sport’s attraction is available in cooperating with mates or strangers to unravel puzzles and overcome obstacles. Sky launched as a free-to-start cell recreation in 2019 and has been fairly a success, amassing over 20 million downloads in its first 12 months and successful the 2019 iPhone Recreation of the Yr award.
You possibly can entry Season of Goals by buying the Journey Season Move for $9.99. Thatgamecompany has additionally narrowed down the Swap launch window of Sky: Kids of the Gentle to someday this spring. Extra platform releases are slated for “a later date” For extra on the sport, take a look at our evaluation