A hospitalized Boy comes to terms with his own story by traveling with his Mom to a beautiful fantasy world; ultimately helping his fellow patients find closure by walking a mile in their shoes.
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Very Positive (61) - 96% of the 61 user reviews in the last 30 days are positive.
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Overwhelmingly Positive (1,226) - 97% of the 1,226 user reviews for this game are positive.
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May 10, 2017
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August 13

Rakuen T-shirts and More!





Rakuen T-shirts, stickers and poster are now available via Fangamer! Find it all here:
https://www.fangamer.com/collections/rakuen

Have you ever wanted to tell your boss what you really think of them by putting a Lil Budz' "cold buns" graffiti sticker on their cubicle wall? Do you want to let people know how much the No Holds Bard!!! concert ROCKED by wearing a concert tour T-shirt complete with all of the tour locations from the world of Rakuen printed on the back? Well now you can!

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August 10

Rakuen 3D Animated Series + Special Sale!



Hi everyone! I'm so very excited to announce that over the past 6 months, we've been developing a 3D animated series based around the world of Rakuen! It's called "The Farmer in the Sky" and you can view the trailer now! Please make sure to subscribe to that youtube channel in order to watch the series as it airs!

Also, if you missed the Summer Sale, but have been looking to pick up Rakuen... it's ON SALE FOR 40% OFF in celebration of us finally finishing this trailer!

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lXQhjtiECPQ
p.s. I heard that if you leave a comment on the video, there's a chance Minimori 8 may respond...

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Reviews

“Rakuen gives full range to the power of its truth. It’s thoughtful, beautiful, sad and funny. It presents itself as a childlike narrative game, but it offers unsettling and affirming truths about the way we live. I feel privileged to have spent time with its characters, with their weaknesses and their strengths. This is an extraordinary game.”
9.5/10 – Polygon

“And after completing the game, I truly do feel it's a creative masterpiece.”
Indie Obscura

“The result is something enchanting. I haven’t felt so swept away by a world in so long, and was utterly compelled to explore it as deeply as I could.”
Rock Paper Shotgun

About This Game

Rakuen is an adventure game about a little Boy who lives in the hospital. One day, the Boy asks his Mom to escort him to the fantasy world from his favorite storybook, so that he can ask the Guardian of the Forest to grant him one wish. In order to receive his wish, the Boy must complete a set of challenges that revolve around helping his neighbors in the hospital by interacting with their alter-egos in the fantasy world...

...A cranky old man who guards a broken music box with his life while complaining that he never gets any visitors; a young woman in a coma whose husband hasn’t left her side in months; a little girl who laments over a friend she was never able to say goodbye to after growing ill… The Boy slowly begins to realize that his neighbors are plagued by secrets and struggles that are mysteriously tied to the strange hospital.

FEATURES

  • Heartwarming and character-rich story.
  • A unique non-combat adventure that mixes whimsical dungeons, eerie room escape puzzles, and dialogue-based mysteries that are intricately tied to the story.
  • Walk a mile in everyone's shoes as you traverse each character's life to learn about their unfinished business and help them through it.
  • An original soundtrack featuring multiple vocal songs that are closely tied to each character.
  • Collect items and build friendships to gradually make the hospital a better place.
  • Go on humorous quests for strange creatures in the fantasy world.

System Requirements

Windows
Mac OS X
SteamOS + Linux
    Minimum:
    • OS: Windows XP, Vista, 7, 8, 10
    • Processor: Intel Pentium III 800 MHz
    • Memory: 512 MB RAM
    • Graphics: 1024x768 High Color +
    • DirectX: Version 9.0
    • Storage: 250 MB available space
    Minimum:
    • OS: OS X 10.6.8
    • Memory: 1 GB RAM
    • Graphics: Radeon HD 2400
    • Storage: 250 MB available space
    Minimum:
    • OS: Ubuntu 12.04 or compatible
    • Memory: 1 GB RAM
    • Graphics: Radeon HD 2400
    • Storage: 250 MB available space

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