Anodyne 2: Return to Dust
is now available for Windows, macOS, and Linux,
offering adventure game sequel that publisher Analgesic Productions describes as
an "evocative, surreal, lo-fi 3D and 2D world." This can be picked up through
, and if you want a look to help you decide about this, there's a new
Anodyne 2 combines the thrilling scale and cinematic
storytelling of 3D games with the tight design and easy-to-pick-up satisfaction
of 2D Zelda-like adventures.
Nano Dust infects the islanders of New Theland, distorting their emotions and
desires. You play as Nova, a Nano Cleaner who must explore the island, seeking
out the sick and shrinking inside their bodies to suction up the Dust.
The art of Anodyne 2 reimagines the PS1 and N64ís lo-fi visuals, setting the
stage for you to explore 3D cities, valleys, and wastelands. Youíll also shrink
into the varied 2D mindscapes of characters, from snowy, aurora-lit valleys to
perilous volcanic construction sites!
- In 3D, run, jump and drive across gorgeous and
haunting locales, speaking with strange and memorable characters.
- Choose where you want to go! The sweeping vistas
of New Theland quickly open up to exploration. Instantly transform into a
car to quickly drive around the world.
- In 2D, use your Nano Vacuum to collect dust, suck
up and fight enemies, all while overcoming mind-bending challenges related
to the charactersí inner lives.
- Seek magical Cards which expand your access into
New Thelandís outer reaches.
- Experience the thrilling and emotional story of
Nova. Her destiny is clear: she is the Nano Cleaner who will save New
Theland. But strange characters & painful experiences will put her loyalty
to the test...
Similar to the Final Fantasy franchise, there's no need to play the original
Anodyne to understand the story in Anodyne 2: Return to Dust, but longtime fans
will find connections between the two! Discover the true nature of the Nano
Dust, Nova, and The Center, in the latest game from Analgesic