Publisher Chucklefish and developer Pixpil have announced Eastward: Octopia, a downloadable expansion for the acclaimed adventure RPG Eastward. The expansion is set to release this holiday for Nintendo Switch and PC.
Eastward: Octopia follows protagonists Sam and John as they start a peaceful new life as farmers in a remote mountainside village. Players will work the land, tend livestock, and cook heartwarming meals for familiar -yet strangely different- friends.
The expansion will add a variety of new content to Eastward, including:
- A new farming system that allows players to grow crops, raise animals, and craft new items.
- A new village to explore, with new characters, shops, and quests.
- New recipes to cook for John’s Big Cookbook.
- New fishing spots and fish to catch.
- New ghosts to chat with.
- New enemies to battle.
Eastward: Octopia will be available as a standalone purchase but will require a copy of the base game to play.
Eastward: Octopia is sure to be a must-have for fans of the base game. With its new farming system, new village to explore, and new recipes to cook, there’s something for everyone to enjoy.
Eastward: Octopia Features:
Help Sam & John lead a peaceful new life in the countryside – no miasma, no hardships, just happy times in a parallel universe
Revitalize a neglected farmstead; grow crops, rear animals, forage in the wetlands, talk to ghosts, and spend your nights casting your line in the local fishing holes
Construct and upgrade stores and homes to restore Seagull Town into a thriving community
As the town begins to flourish, more familiar faces will flock to the area – some may even stay for good!
Using farm-fresh ingredients and John’s Cookbook, create recipes and whip up delicious culinary delights to share with your neighbors
15-20 hours of pixel-perfect gameplay
Playable in English, French, German, Spanish, Japanese, Simplified and Traditional Chinese