Old Man's Journey+ travels onto Apple Arcade catalog

Jerry on 2022-12-21
Old Man's Journey+ is now available on Apple Arcade. Publisher iam8bit's vinyl soundtrack release, composed by Oxenfree composer Scntfc, ships from distributor Black Screen Records in Europe.

The whimsical road trip puzzle game developed by Viennese developer Broken Rules invites the player to modify the landscape, allowing the backpacking protagonist to progress with his walking stick through pastoral landscapes, unlocking nostalgic memories.

In his Game Developers Conference talk, art director Clemens Scott explains how the collaboration with co-director Felix Bohatsch sought to contribute cultural value, push the boundaries of the medium, and draw from their personal experiences.

Vinyl album art is by illustrator Arno Kiss of Antwerp, Belgium. The digital album can be purchased through Bandcamp, and streamed online via Apple Music, Amazon Music Unlimited, and Spotify. Old Man's Journey is available for smartphones, Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4, Xbox One and Windows through Steam.

From the product page:
Entrenched in a beautifully sunkissed and handcrafted world, embark on a heartfelt journey interwoven with lighthearted and pressure-free puzzle solving.

Immerse yourself in a visual narrative as you uncover, stories of the old man’s life told through beautiful vignettes of his memories. Interact with the serene, whimsical environment as you solve playful puzzles and shape the landscape around you, growing the hills to create the old man’s path forward.

Find yourself transported to a vibrant and wishful world as you immerse yourself in meditatively delightful gameplay and inquisitive, quiet puzzle solving. Explore life’s complexities through the old man’s eyes as you experience his heartache, regret, and hope.
Black Screen Records - Old Man's Journey Vinyl Soundtrack

YouTube Music - Old Man's Journey Soundtrack (Streaming)

Apple Music - Old Man's Journey Soundtrack (Streaming)