Guide a powerful Lynx through vast open landscapes. Give birth to your cubs, raise and strengthen them by mastering your skills for hunting prey. Explore the wild beauty of nature and do everything possible to prepare your family for the vicious entities dwelling on the cold tundra.
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Recommended
By RagnarRox September 1, 2015

“The plethora of complex emotions this beautiful open world survival game puts you through with its minimalistic design approach are breathtaking.”

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Buy Shelter: The Heart Edition

Includes 2 items: Shelter, Shelter 2

Buy Shelter Complete Edition

Includes 5 items: Shelter, Shelter 2, Shelter 2 Mountains, Shelter 2 Soundtrack, Shelter Soundtrack

 

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October 23

Now available: Symbols

Our second Meadow comic book, Symbols, is now available for purchase!
The animal it unlocks is first available in the game tomorrow, but the comic also reveals other aspects of the update.
(We will clarify the details of the unlock on the store page in a few days, to remain spoiler free for now.)

https://store.steampowered.com/app/942280/Symbols_A_Meadow_comic_book/
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October 10

A new Meadow comic: Symbols

The second anniversary of Meadow is getting closer, and so is the release of the next Meadow comic book. Symbols will release a day before the anniversary update, and will reveal several elements in it.

Check out more here: https://store.steampowered.com/app/942280/Symbols_A_Meadow_comic_book/
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About This Game

The beauty of nature goes hand in hand with its unforgiving rawness. That is central in Shelter 2, and one of the reasons we chose to make a game about a Lynx. They are in middle of the food chain, and there are far more vicious things out on the cold tundra.

The game follows the life of a mother lynx, starting as a pregnant animal, giving birth and continuing in to a journey of parenthood where nurturing her cubs is paramount for survival. Shelter 2 includes more elaborate gameplay features than its predecessor, such as stamina, different types of movements, jumps and a variety of prey to kill. Besides hunting there are several maternal and hunting features, such as calling the cubs closer, smell for prey, making sure they drink water from rivers and lifting and carrying your cubs from harm’s way.

A vast wilderness awaits

Environments in Shelter 2 are much bigger than its predecessor and allow a lot more freedom than ever before, allowing players to find favorite spots to return to. This time weather and seasons change, harsh winters and bloomy summers awaits you!
The music is once again presented by Retro Family, awarded for their work on the Pid Soundtrack, and the visuals have been reinvented by adding dense atmosphere and lighting to the patterned graphical art style.

System Requirements

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Mac OS X
SteamOS + Linux
    Minimum:
    • OS: Windows XP SP2
    • Processor: Intel Core 2 Duo E4500 @ 2.2GHz or AMD Athlon 64 X2 5600+ @ 2.8 GHz
    • Memory: 2 GB RAM
    • Graphics: GeForce 240 GT or Radeon HD 6570 – 1024 MB (1 gig)
    • DirectX: Version 9.0
    • Storage: 2 GB available space
    Minimum:
    • OS: OS X version Lion 10.7 or later
    • Processor: 2.6 GHz single core
    • Memory: 2 GB RAM
    • Graphics: OpenGL 2.0 compatible video card with 1 GB shared or dedicated RAM (ATI or NVIDIA)
    • Storage: 2 GB available space
    Minimum:
    • OS: Ubuntu 12.04
    • Processor: Intel Core 2 Duo E4500 @ 2.2GHz or AMD Athlon 64 X2 5600+ @ 2.8 GHz
    • Memory: 2 GB RAM
    • Graphics: GeForce 240 GT or Radeon HD 6570 – 1024 MB (1 gig)
    • Storage: 2 GB available space
    • Sound Card: OpenAL Compatible Sound Card

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