Our everyday lives can be stressful. And taking some downtime to play video games can be an excellent way to relax and get your mind off of those stresses, especially when it’s a game like Fugl. From Norwegian game developers Johan Gjestland, Marco Peschiera, Gorm Lai, and Martin Kvale Fugl is a meditative bird experience game in which players create their own stories in a stress-free playing experience. Here is some more info about the game.
Fugl’s world features diverse environments from frosty windswept caves to tropical paradises. with rich wildlife and hundreds of animals to find, including some rare mythical creatures. After encountering other animals the shape shifting bird can take on new visual characteristics and flying behaviors inspired by them. Players can also shape the Fugl world in the extensive level creator and custom bird avatar editor.
The game was unveiled at last weekend’s Smithsonian American Art Museum’s SAAM Arcade event in Washington D.C. The game was demoed in VR on the Oculus Rift headset as pictured above. Kids and parents really enjoyed it and hopes are high for the Fugl. So if you’re looking for a low-key, fun, stress relieving experience for yourself or your children, consider this great new game that is set to be released on Steam EA September 14th.