Roguelike game Desta: The Memories Between, which first launched for iOS via App Store and Android via Google Play on September 27, will launch for Switch via Nintendo eShop and PC via Steam in early 2023, developer
ustwo games announced.
Here is an overview of the game, via its store pages:
Desta: The Memories Between is a character-driven rogue-like, featuring an immersive story, strategic turn-based tactics and… a metaphorical ball-game?
From the creators of Monument Valley, Desta: The Memories Between is a story of broken relationships, words left unsaid and the chance to explore your own dreams for answers.
- Explore Unfolding Dreams – Every night, Desta falls into the mysterious dreamworld, filled with shattered remnants of locations past, memories of regret-filled relationships, and powerful orbs that can change the course of conversation.
- Play a Surreal Ball Game – Overcome tactical challenges with perfect throws, shoot spirited trick shots and land sensational hits in turn-based sports-style encounters. As nights progress, Desta will become more experienced and attuned to this surreal world, discovering new abilities and ways to win.
- Meet Powerful Allies – Brought to life with a full voice cast, Desta will meet all sorts of interesting and strange characters throughout their journey, all with exceptional abilities and powers, each with their own story to tell about their connection to this world
- Introduction to Tactics – From beginning to end, being approachable is a core value of all ustwo games. Desta: The Memories Between is designed for players of all skill levels to be able to experience the full journey
This game contains themes of self-reflection, anxiety, mental health, loss of parental figures and gender identity. Player discretion is advised.
Watch a new trailer below.