Stardew Valley is likely one of the finest and most addictive video games round, and now a brand new indie crew is mixing that gameplay with one other all-time nice – The Legend of Zelda. That sport is Cloudscape, and it’s simply concluded its Kickstarter marketing campaign with 4 occasions the crew’s unique purpose – together with smashing each one in every of its stretch targets, too.

The Kickstarter for Cloudscape launched a month in the past with the modest purpose of $50,000, earlier than concluding on Friday with a wonderful whole of $208,806 from 4,027 backers – with 5 of these backers pledging at the least $1600 to the venture. The marketing campaign’s stretch targets included new expansions, seasonal occasions, new romantic companions, additional sport modes, and even multiplayer. It broke all of those.

Developer Konitama particularly references The Legend of Zelda, Stardew Valley, and Animal Crossing as references, with Cloudscape combining “all of the great aspects of these games” into one journey. Players will be capable of customise their very own personal island, meet and romance villagers, elevate animals, and extra – to date, so Stardew.

However, as Konitama explains, “you’re not restoring a farm, you’re restoring the world.” Players can enterprise past the confines of their islands in an exploration and survival journey, with monsters to combat utilizing “fast-paced and immediate” fight controls. Locations will include a mixture of hand-crafted and procedural technology, and the final purpose is to enhance the lives of each the participant’s neighbours and villagers on different islands.

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It sounds just a little like the open-world Harvest Days, with extra of a standard top-down viewpoint. Of course, there are many great Zelda-like games on PC, together with this month’s Death’s Door and the always-popular Genshin Impact – however the inclusion of Stardew Valley/Animal Crossing-style island administration and relationships ought to permit Cloudscape to face out as one thing particular.

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