DAVE THE DIVER first launched in Early Access for PC via Steam on October 27, 2022, followed by a full release on June 28, 2023.
Here is an overview of the game, via its Steam page:
Welcome to DAVE THE DIVER, a marine adventure set in the mysterious Blue Hole. Explore the sea with Dave by day, and run a sushi restaurant at night. Uncover the secrets of the Blue Hole, and unwrap this deep sea mystery involving three friends, each with distinct personalities. New adventures await.
- Explore the Mysterious Blue Hole – An enchanting sea full of all kinds of giant creatures and fish species. Aren’t you curious about marine creatures that you never know when and where they will appear? Collect fresh ingredients while avoiding the threat of menacing creatures. Wonderous marine ecosystems and mysterious ancient artifacts. A sea full of mysteries and puzzles.
- A Sushi Restaurant Only Open at Night – Use the fresh ingredients you caught to make and sell special sushi! If word gets around, a special customer may pay a surprise visit. If you run a sushi restaurant and raise money, you can explore deeper!
- Danger Lurks in the Deep Sea – Beware! The strange Blue Hole caused by an strange phenomenon harbors an unknown creature that awaits you. Always make sure your gear is well strengthened. It will be essential to defending yourself against giant creatures.
Watch a new trailer below.