Welcome to Fern Island! As Abrill, become immersed in the island’s culture, uncover its deepest secrets, and master magical trades. Overcome the challenges of the island to demonstrate your mastery of magic and become the most well known witch around!
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What the developers have to say:

Why Early Access?

“We believe that community feedback is very important part of this game's development process. To ensure that the final product is as good as possible, it would be beneficial to have each of our content updates reviewed. We strongly believe that if we work together with our players, the game will be better.”

Approximately how long will this game be in Early Access?

“One year. We expect to have all content updates rolled out by the end of 2023/early 2024.”

How is the full version planned to differ from the Early Access version?

“We're planning to release content updates to the game every couple of months. These updates will not only improve the currently existing game features (by adding new resources, NPCs, side quests, ritual spells or locations to visit), but also introduce completely new game mechanics, like diving, flying as a raven or crafting clothes.”

What is the current state of the Early Access version?

“First EA version will contain 3 biomes with over a dozen of NPCs, a few side quests, ~40 crafting recipes and resources to collect, 7 ritual spells, 20+ furniture objects, 5+ wild animals, 8 races of Cuflow and the Tzoru. All of the core mechanics will be playable.”

Will the game be priced differently during and after Early Access?

“We plan to gradually raise the price as we ship new content and features.”

How are you planning on involving the Community in your development process?

“Steam community forum will be used to gather feedback, and all of our updates will be posted there. We also plan to create a Discord community server, to not only have an additional source of feedback but also allow direct communication with the developers.”
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About This Game





Welcome to the mysterious Fern Island! A lush temperate isle home to three great magical cultures - Boran, Apatut, and Kuqkwa - including one bright-eyed newcomer, Abrill. After crashing onto the island during her travels to a magical academy, the young witch makes the most of the situation, still eager to become a full-fledged Witch. Instead of waiting idly for her arrival, the Academy of Witches also decided to use this as an opportunity for young Abrill to demonstrate her mastery of magic… And unveil the secrets of the mysterious island.

But know this: Becoming the Witch of Fern Island isn't just about passing exams! It's about finding your place in the world, making friends, and most importantly, finding joy within every passing moment.





  • Graduation means meeting the expectations of the Academy's Guardian Witch, and not by sitting through boring lectures. A witch learns on the job!
  • Grow herbs and (magical) plants, raise animals of unusual nature, and experiment with enchantments of plants and animals.
  • Develop Abrill’s own witch brand customizing her witch’s cottage as she sees fit through style and practicality.
  • Of course, a witch is not merely a farmer! Brew magical potions at the cottage, craft arcane amulets, summon cute and surprisingly helpful familiars, and eventually, perform complex rituals to channel raw magic to command the weather.
  • Did we mention that you’ll have the power to control your cat familiar?





  • Explore the island at any pace between crystal ball calls from the Academy.
  • Learn generations of magical arts here, and the witches’ stories accompanying them.
  • Traverse the Island on foot, from the saddle of an elegant Tzoru, or dart across it aboard a flying broom - once the Guardian is satisfied with Abrill’s progress, of course.
  • There's more than just history to find! Fern Island has been immersed in magic for centuries.
  • Learn more not just about the island’s past, but also its myriad of magical plants, animals, insects, and beautiful vistas.





  • A witch is not just a mistress of magic and an expert in all things arcane. She's also a part of the community!
  • Become immersed in the culture and society of the Boran, Apatut, and Kuqkwa to learn their traditions and beliefs, participate in festivals, and ultimately find true friends among dozens of people.
  • Uncover each new friend’s stories and secrets as Abrill solidifies herself as a part of the community
  • Extend out a caring hand with a witch's touch to assist the locals in their share of problems and leave a lasting impression on every individual to earn the title: The Witch of Fern Island!

System Requirements

    Minimum:
    • Requires a 64-bit processor and operating system
    • OS: Windows 10/11
    • Processor: i5 6400 / AMD FX 6300
    • Memory: 12 GB RAM
    • Graphics: NVIDIA GTX 1060 / RX 580 with min. 6 GB VRAM
    • DirectX: Version 12
    • Storage: 30 GB available space
    • Additional Notes: Requires a 64-bit processor and operating system. SSD recommended.
    Recommended:
    • Requires a 64-bit processor and operating system
    • OS: Windows 10/11
    • Processor: i7 8700K / AMD Ryzen 5 2600
    • Memory: 16 GB RAM
    • Graphics: RTX 2060 Super / AMD Radeon RX 5700 XT with 8 GB VRAM
    • DirectX: Version 12
    • Storage: 30 GB available space
    • Additional Notes: Requires a 64-bit processor and operating system. SSD recommended.

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