APICO laidback beekeeping sim launches now on Linux, Mac, and Windows PC. All due to the ongoing effort and creativity of developer TNgineers. Which is live now on both Steam, Humble Store, Itch, and Gamejolt with 100% Positive reviews.
The worker bees of bee-veloper TNgineers are proud to announce APICO. Their semi-educational laidback beekeeping sim. The game also uses real life apiculture (the technical term for beekeeping). Including floriculture (the cultivation of flowers) methods in its gameplay. Doing so in order to teach players about the value of bee keeping to the ecosystem.
Since yesterday was World Bee Day, and to promote the importance of bee conservation. A portion of APICO’s sales will bee donated towards national and international bee keeping. As well as the wild bee conservation charities. Ell and Jamie at engineers are hoping players to help save the bees in whatever ways they can, big or small. This also includes donating to worthy bee related causes. Buying products made with viable agricultural practices. As well as letting patches of garden grow wild to allow wildflowers to take root. Or simply raising awareness among those around them.
APICO Launch Trailer (Linux, Mac, Windows PC)
Combining resource gathering, biology, and minigames. Thanks to ideas from both real life and fantasy beekeeping and gardening. APICO will teach players about the ins and outs of keeping a healthy hive. And also the vitality of our valuable pollinating pals.
The islands of APICO were once abuzz with different species of bees. As a result, it’s now up to players to rediscover lost species, cross breed new ones, and repopulate each unique bee-ome. Since the game is playable in both in singleplayer and co-op. While letting you progress further into the game to uncover some lost secrets. Try it for yourself in the Free Demo on Steam.
- Breaking into Hives: It’s not as bad as it sounds! Collect materials, craft tools, and play fun bee keeping minigames. All due to help rehome bees before letting them back into the wild.
- It Takes a Colony: Breed, collect and conserve over 30 species of bees. Like the Common Bee, the Forest Bee, and the Verge Bee.
- Bee2C Marketing: Fund the family business in APICO by making and selling honey. As well as Apicola and other bee keeping products. You’ll be a bee-llionaire in no time!
- Cross Pollination: Cross play with up to four players. Doing so regardless of where you purchase the game. Bees who work together, stay together!