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Waking emotional action adventure announced

waking emotional action adventure announced in linux windows pc games

Waking is an emotional action adventure announced for Windows PC, but also coming to Linux games. Since we reached out to developer Jason Oda. Who replied with details about the release and support. Since the games coming to Steam this summer.

Wakingan emotional action adventure. One that also takes place in your own mind as you lay in a coma. Will you give up to the forces of darkness? Or softly descend into death? Or will you prevail using the only weapons you have?
Since these are your most treasured memories. Which also includes the people you love.

Linux Support:

“The game is built in Unity. And I believe there will be a Linux version available. Unless there is some technical challenge I am not yet aware of.”

So this just simply good news for Waking. Even though the Steam page does not outline support. It’s a pleasure to a developing keen to port to Linux. Which of course sounds straight forward. But we can Wishlist, giving developer Jason Oda some Tux Love. While we hope for a solid native build.

What’s behind the Waking gameplay?

Did you ever wish there was such a game? One would allow you to dive into your own subconscious? So you can revisit your most treasured memories. While confronting your fears and desires. Meet a pet that died long ago. Also the people you love. Fight the demons within you and deal with your childhood traumas.

Waking presents a unique mix of souls like high challenge in combat. A vast ever changing world waiting to be explored. And deep medication style experience of unmatched emotional range. This where video games become unique.

Waking: Announcement Trailer (Linux, Windows PC)


  • Souls like combat with unique features. Such as telekinetic attack system
  • Guided meditation in Waking. Where you envision memories from your life through a series of choices
  • The procedurally generated world is unique every time you adventure.
  • Created by a solo indie developer with a small team of collaborators between 2015 & 2019
  • Coming our on Steam and Xbox in summer 2019

Waking emotional action adventure is coming to Steam. Releasing this summer, August is the target. Expecting to be priced at $20 USD. Plus a standard 15% – 20% launch discount. And of course support for Linux and Windows PC.

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