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Trek to Yomi

Action adventure game inspired by the films of Akira Kurosawa. In Trek to Yomi we play as a young samurai who, in order to fulfill his oath made to his dying mentor, must face the forces of evil. The title was developed by Leonard Menchiari and Flying Wild Hog studio.

Action | Polish | indie games | 2.5 D | side-scroll | experimental/art | Japan | Samurai | action adventure | E3 2021

Trek to Yomi is a side-scroll platform action game. It was developed by an independent developer Leonard Menchiari (author of The Eternal Castle [Remastered] and Riot: Civil Unrest), in cooperation with the Polish studio Flying Wild Hog, and published by Devolver Digital.

Plot

Trek to Yomi takes us on a journey to feudal Japan. Main hero of the game is Hiroki - young samurai who swore to his dying master that he will protect his city from all threats. Although in the moment of trial the protagonist succumbs to the pressure of evil forces, he finally decides to take up the sword once again and try to fulfill the oath made to his mentor.

Mechanics

In Trek to Yomi is mainly a side-scroller, although selected scenes are presented from various cinematic shots. During the gameplay we move through cinematic locations and fight fierce battles with enemies, slaughtering them with katana. Fights are dynamic and require from us both agility and attention. On our way there are not only other swordsmen, but also supernatural creatures.

Technical aspects

Trek to Yomi has a unique, monochromatic graphics, which, combined with the soundtrack and characteristic camera shots, makes us feel as if we were interacting with one of the films by the famous Akira Kurosawa.

Game mode: single player  

Age restrictions Trek to Yomi: 16+

Trek to Yomi System requirements

PC / Windows

PC / Windows

  • Minimum:
  • Intel Core i3-4160 3.6 GHz
  • 4 GB RAM
  • graphic card 512 MB GeForce 9600 GT or better
  • 3 GB HDD
  • Windows 7/8/8.1/10 64-bit
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