Child of Light is launching on April 30th, 2014, publisher Ubisoft has confirmed. Created by a small team of developers from Ubisoft Montreal, Child of Light is a whimsical role-playing platformer inspired by classic titles such as Final Fantasy.
Without a doubt, one of Child of Light’s best features is that the game looks and feels like an interactive painting. If you want t see it with your own eyes, watch the trailer embedded above.
In the game, players are put in the shoes of Aurora, a child that was stolen from her home. Before she returns, Aurora embarks on a quest to retrieve the sun, the moon and the stars which have been captured by an evil queen. In terms of gameplay, Child of Light adopts a turn-based style of combat, so proper of classic RPGs.
The downloadable game will be available for Xbox 360, Xbox One, PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, Nintendo Wii U and PC for $14.99.