If you love relaxing music, painterly aesthetics, and gardening, then you’ll likely love the upcoming Switch game The path in the garden, and also, retirement. Developed, illustrated and written by British business expert Louis Durrant, carrot cake by AKA, The Garden Path was successfully funded on Kickstarter last year and was recently announced that it will be available. on PC, Linux, and Switch by 2022.
As part of The MIX indie showcase, which takes place every year at the Game Developers Conference, a new gameplay trailer premiered for The Garden Path, which you can check out above. The trailer introduces new characters, dialogue and character customization, as well as mechanics like digging, whistling, building, and tea making.
The Garden Path doesn’t have an exact release date yet, but in the meantime you can Read our interview with carrot cake to learn more about his musical influences!
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