In a mood for a little journey to a colourful world full of unexpected events and crazy characters? Jump into a feel-good adventure with rogue-lite elements, where action meets cuteness and powers come with friendship. A love letter to anime and quirkiness from two indie developers.
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Mostly Negative (22) - 31% of the 22 user reviews for this game are positive.
Release Date:
Feb 13, 2019

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February 19

Patch note V1.61 - Various bug fixes & new graphic options!

AWAY's first patch is now available on PC! We've fixed some bugs reported by the community & also have added new graphic options in the menu. Here's a list of what changed in this patch:

- Steam Achievements now works as intended
- FOV is now adjustable in the graphic settings
- Smoothing has been removed when you play with a mouse & keyboard
- Mouse controls have been reworked & feel more pleasant
- Bugfix of the below ground enemies
- New graphic settings have been added for the PCs with low performances
- Various new settings in the menu
- Various minor bug fixes

If you still encounter bugs while playing, please go on the Steam forums & write a summary of what is happening, ideally with screenshots / video capture of the issue.

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February 13

AWAY is now available on PC!

With the release on PC today, we're glad to announce that AWAY is finally available on ALL current-gen consoles & PC!

It's been a long ride & we want to thank everyone for their kind words & interest in AWAY during the development & release. We really hope you'll enjoy your time playing the game!

Here's the launch trailer for those who are discovering the game:
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“Away: Journey To The Unexpected is a preposterously cute game”

“Packed with personality and flavour”
Game Reactor

“The cartoony artwork and humorous writing make for a great combo”
Hardcore Gamer

About This Game

AWAY: Journey to the Unexpected is a love letter to japanese animation made by a two-person team.
It invites you to a very unusual journey to a charming and wacky 3D world populated by 2D characters.

AWAY is a short light-hearted story mixing action, silly discussions, rogue-lite elements and smashing a bunch of cute creatures to overcome every obstacle in your way.

  • A 3 to 5 hours journey around a colorful world featuring unique visuals, with 2D characters living in a 3D world.
  • Unravel a funny and light-hearted story, with just the right pinch of rogue-lite elements.
  • Recruit up to 8 quirky characters, each with their own unique abilities
  • An anime-themed soundtrack composed by Kazuhiko Naruse and sung by Aya Majiro!

Dear Villagers, we may have released some evil forces while working. Sorry, be safe”, say the Labiworks signs all around.

Your neighborhood seems to require some serious monster cleaning. AWAY could have been one of these bloody FPS if only you were not a harmless kid armed with... a wooden stick.

As you throw yourself into danger investigating about missing parents and very strange events happening, you will have to find allies. Luckily enough your neighborhood is full of odd but powerful characters.

You may not be deadly but you’re super good at making friends! From the mine-throwing angry tree to the missile-launching robot or the fireballing yet short-sighted sorcerer, you’ll be in good company!

See the world through your allies’ eyes, first person style, whenever you call upon them. Beware, it can be quite a visual experience! And don’t exhaust them too fast, kiddo!

AWAY: Journey to the Unexpected was made by a two-person team composed of Aurelien Regard (self-made video game developer who previously released The Next Penelope) and Jim Gennisson (former level designer on Rayman Legends and Monster Boy and the Cursed Kingdom).

System Requirements

    • OS: Windows 7+
    • Processor: 2.4GHZ Dual Core Processor Or Higher
    • Memory: 8 GB RAM
    • Graphics: Graphics card with DX10 (shader model 4.0) capabilities
    • DirectX: Version 11
    • Storage: 5 GB available space

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