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Iris and the Giant

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General Information

Available on:PCFeb 27, 2020
Nintendo SwitchNov 5, 2020

Developer: Louis Rigaud

Publishers: Goblinz Studio, Maple Whispering Limited, Mugen Creations

Genres: RPG, Strategy

Ready to face your inner demons? Iris and the Giant is a fusion of a collectible card game with RPG and roguelike elements. You play as Iris, who must brave her fears in her imaginary world. Behind the game's unique minimalist art style players will explore a touching story of a young woman facing her inner demons and soothing the raging giant inside. Build your deck With every encounter, unlock new cards and earn points to boost Iris. Each attempt makes you stronger, and lets you go further! A poetic, melancholic story Throughout the game, you can uncover fragments of Iris' memories, giving you new insight into the reasons behind your adventure in her mind. FEATURES Tactical battles: Face monsters in fights mixing CCG mechanics with RPG and roguelike elements Deckbuilding: build a deck as you progress. Choose the best options for your long-term strategy out of a wide variety of cards Deep customisation: The game is packed with 51 cards and choices in how to specialise your character, your deck, and your playstyle A touching adventure: A lot of care was put into adding a compelling and emotive story to a genre traditionally light on narrative A progressive difficulty curve: Makes the game accessible to all, but offers a challenge to even the most hardened of players

Iris and the Giant Critic Reviews

Three difficulty modes, the hardest of which is unlocked after completing the main dungeon, two secondary dungeons after the first, and dozens of cards, enemies, and more to unlock give the game some real staying power. The watercolor aesthetic and haunting soundtrack contribute beautifully to the endearing story and satisfying gameplay. Some menu issues and the inability to adjust difficulty level within a save file shouldn't hold back another strong contender for a spot in your Switch library, especially those craving that "one more run" loving feeling.

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