All Mae Borowski wants to do is run around with her friends, break stuff and hang on to a life of aggressive aimlessness. As someone who no doubt epitomes the perennial-student mindset and aesthetic, I can totally relate to that – though perhaps I am getting a bit too old for this now (mid-life crisis, mid-life crisis, yeah!). Hopefully then, the upcoming Night In The Woods, out in January, will help me deal with some personal issues!
Night In The Woods a 2D adventure game that looks to be themed around dealing with change, growing up, loss of innocence, and life and death. In other words, a good old-fashioned coming-of-age story. It centres around feisty college dropout Mae, a cat who returns home to Possum Springs to resume her former life and reconnect with the people (well, cute anthropomorphised animals!) she left behind. But everyone has changed, including the town itself – strange things are starting to happen when the light fades and there’s something in the woods.
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