***TIME Magazines Game of the Year 2015***"Unlike anything Ive played before... the kind of experience I want to pull out to show my friends." - The VergePrune is a love letter to trees. A game about the beauty and joy of cultivation.
With a swipe of a finger, grow and shape your tree into the sunlight while avoiding the dangers of a hostile world. Bring life to a forgotten landscape, and uncover a story hidden deep beneath the soil.
• A unique digital plant for your pocket• Beautiful, minimalist art and a super clean interface—its just you and the trees• Meditative music and sound design for you to zen out to• No IAP, no monetization strategy, no currencies• Share screenshots of your unique tree creations with friends• Sync progress across all your devices
Originally based on an experimental tree generation script, Joel McDonald carefully crafted Prune to perfection over the course of a year. Kyle Preston joined in to add his unique musical signature and sound effects.
----- RECEPTION -----
"Wildly creative, totally addictive, and oddly soothing" - Entertainment Weekly
"Breathtakingly beautiful design and gameplay work together perfectly for a tranquil, touching experience." - 4.5/5 Gamezebo
"Prune is an awe-inspiring work of digital poetry that transcends its initial subject material to explore a much larger, much more complex theme, in an articulate and powerfully moving manner." - 10/10 Pocket Gamer
"A collaboration that feels more like a dance than puzzle-solving." - Kill Screen
"The game looks gorgeous, the music is delightful, and the controls are intuitive for the platform." - AppAdvice
----- AWARDS -----
• Official Selection - IndieCade 2015• Winner - Best Upcoming Game - 11th International Mobile Gaming Awards• Official Selection - Brazils FILE Festival• Runner-Up - IndiePlus "Make Something Great" Contest• Official Selection - Out of Index Experimental Games Festival