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Survival city-building game Synergy certainly looks different

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A city-builder not quite like the others it seems. Synergy from Leikir Studio and Goblinz Publishing has a pretty great pastel colour style to it. This is a survival game too, not just a standard city-builder. One I apparently missed that was announced during the PC Gaming Show.

"Humans live on a hostile planet. To ensure their survival, they must learn to survive in extreme weather conditions and in an environment that is not conducive to their development. Careful and pragmatic management of resources has become essential to the survival of human race, as has the morale of the population."

You can see the original reveal trailer below:

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Game Features:

  • Manage weather, seasons, extreme conditions and natural disasters.
  • Build a city with the happiness of its inhabitants as its main goal.
  • Explore and analyze their world in order to adapt the evolution of their city.
  • Respect the physical and mental needs of the inhabitants.
  • Live in harmony with fauna and flora.
  • Make short or long-term choices.
  • Play different scenarios to enjoy various experiences.
  • Sandbox mode: experiment with different combinations by yourself.

No word on an actual release date yet but it should be coming with Native Linux support.

You can follow it on Steam.

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Cyril Aug 22, 2022
Sable (graphics) + Pharaoh/Zeus/Caesar (city-builder) + Banished (weather, seasons...) + Stronghold (happiness of its inhabitants), at least I think of them.
Sounds great, hope for a GOG release!
mircalla Aug 22, 2022
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Seems like everyone in games wants to be Moebius these days... well, I'm not complaining!
Phlebiac Aug 22, 2022
Quoting: mircallaSeems like everyone in games wants to be Moebius these days... well, I'm not complaining!

I was going to say, it sure looks inspired by Moebius:
Philadelphus Aug 22, 2022
Wow, that art style reminds me quite a lot of The Wandering Village.
StoneColdSpider Aug 23, 2022
That is a really nice art style...... Lets hope they nail the game play as well....
Kuduzkehpan Aug 23, 2022
linux compatible, i like it. Still hate that crowd mood mechanics in city-builder games. But will try it on release.
steampunklolcat Aug 23, 2022
I love the art style, it reminds me of Studio Ghibli's Nausicaa.
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