Macrotis: A Mother’s Journey Takes Players on an Emotional and Challenging Odyssey
Macrotis: A Mother’s Journey is a sentimental and moving story about a Bilby who got parted from her children and takes on the dangerous world to find them, even if it means she has to go up against challenging events
Developer Proud Dinosaurs and publishers Orsam Information Technologies are bringing to life the story of a mother as she sets out to find her family again – prepare for some heart-wrenching narrative here in this emotional adventure. The player will be challenged as a result of some difficult puzzles through-out their time with the title, but you will have some help at hand from the Mother Bilby who has magical powers.
Macrotis: A Mother’s Journey is a visually stunning 2.5D puzzle-platformer game that takes you on an odyssey to save mother bilby’s children who tragically got separated as the result of a flood that caused the never-ending rain to wash them away. As you frantically aid mother on her journey, you’ll need to climb, jump, and gnaw your way under the ground on travels to find her offspring while also interacting with the beautiful yet dangerous world that surrounds her – watching your every step for traps is vital as one wrong move could end the adventure for this overwrought parent.
There are many key features that you will come across in Macrotis: A Mother’s Journey including, a fully voiced cast that guides you through the magical title, obtain magical skills that will make your process easier especially when you want to pass walls and barriers that would be too difficult otherwise, being able to dig and chew will allow the player to overcome obstacles, take to the water to gain an advantage, learn the lore of the world around you as you gather collectibles that will also earn you steam achievements, and let the enchanting soundtrack of Macrotis: A Mother’s Journey to carry you through your time with the game.
The title was originally meant to release last year, but the team decided to delay it due to them wanting to give players the best game that they could in terms of fixing possible bugs, continuing to work on sounds, and polishing the environment to make it look even more beautiful so that the end result would not only be something they are proud of, but also something the players could completely immerse themselves into.
Macrotis: A Mother’s Journey will release via Steam on February 8, so that’s just a few days to wait and I’m sure it’ll be worth it.
You can also take a look at the gameplay trailer below: