Publisher Deep Silver and developer5 Lives Studios released a video of Windbound showcasing a breath of fresh air gameplay as player harvesting resources, crafting, hunting, sails with the wind through the seas, and upgrading skills. Windbound is set to release on Xbox One, Switch, PlayStation 4, and PC to be released on August 28, 2020.
Shipwrecked alone on an uncharted island
Play as Kara as she gets separated from her fellow warriors, alone and without resources on a mysterious and picturesque island paradise. Being adaptive, she discovers the beautiful island’s rich resources and deeper mysteries. Equipped with only the will to survive, Kara must hunt, craft, and explore as she sails the Forbidden Islands looking for the way home.
Key Survival Features
- Uncover the Secrets Within
Embark on a personal journey and discover the history of the idyllic Forbidden Islands; each holding the key to a mystery and unexpected revelations.
- Explore As Far As The Eye Can See
Head towards the horizon, advancing across the islands, each with their own diverse wildlife, landscapes, and challenges to face.
- Live Off The Land
Scavenge the islands’ untamed terrain for resources that you can use to craft a full range of tools and weapons to hunt wildlife and upgrade your boat. You must set sail when resources become scarce.
- Build Your Perfect Seacraft
Your boat is your key companion on this journey, carefully craft your own custom sailing vessel to take on the treacherous waters, traversing from one island to the next. Design your boat to battle tempestuous winds, monstrous waves, and deadly sea creatures.