A bittersweet adventure platformer where you coordinate two playable characters who share a physics based swinging mechanic in real time. Nyah can walk and pick up items, while her spirit light can fly and explore dark areas.
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Positive (15) - 100% of the 15 user reviews for this game are positive.
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Sep 25, 2018
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November 26

Limited run of Roadkill Shirts - now available!

Comfy, screenprinted shirts featuring Nyah's spirit friend Roadkill the cat. $5 off on cyber monday, get em while they last at our online store


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November 23

Steam Awards Nomination + news

Hey everyone!
We are working on a patch that'll go live soon and we'll also have Roadkill T-shirts available for sale on our site really soon too!

In the mean time, we could use your support in getting nominated for a Steam Award. We feel that "best environment" suits us best, but choose what ever category you think fits! The nomination button is on our store page, can't miss it.

Thanks so much <3
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Reviews

“Little Bug definitely is setting the bar on how much more interesting indie games can be, especially when it comes to gathering lore and stories...”
8/10 – IGN

“This dreamy little platformer is far more than it seems at first glance. It's a story about intergenerational trauma, magic, fungi, and healing, all told through the eyes of a little black girl on a journey between worlds.”
Forbes

About This Game


Get Nyah Home: Nyah is walking home from school when she's suddenly cast into an uncanny world where dangerous spirits linger restlessly in bottomless canyons and moonlit deserts. Play as Nyah and her spirit light in tandem as you immerse yourself in a foreboding, atmospheric environment. Will Nyah use her new found light to find her way home or will she lose her way among the many dangers that roam in the moonlight?

Core Features
  • Coordinate 2 playable characters who share a physics-based swinging mechanic in real time.
  • Explore nooks and crannies to discover hidden collectibles.
  • Engage with a spirit cat named Roadkill and other creepy/cute characters.
  • Play the story to unlock bonus levels featuring higher level gameplay challenges.
  • Discover themes and symbols tucked into collectibles, environment and gameplay.
  • Automatic saving paired with generous checkpoints lets you play at your own pace.
  • Great for both speed running and casual play.
  • Calming, yet catchy soundtrack.

Simple Controls, Complex Gameplay: Nyah can walk on the ground and collect treasures while her light can fly in any direction - you control them both at the same time. Forming a telekinetic beam between them, you’ll create a powerful connection that can swing Nyah to new heights, destroy barriers, thwart spirits and light the way to secret locations. Your coordination with these two characters is key, as disembodied spirits can appear without warning and hurt Nyah or her light. You’ll learn their unique play style intuitively and quickly as fresh challenges emerge to test you in the wilderness.

Discover Dozens of Unique Items: Collect dozens of unique treasures in Nyah's lunchbox that reveal memories from Nyah’s past and rearrange them however you like. Decide which items to keep with you on your journey and which to offer to the mysterious spirit cat Roadkill, who can unlock secret challenge levels with special items.


About Nyah: Nyah is a curious 8-year-old who loves exploring nature and studying life science. She shares treasures from her explorations with her teacher, Ms. Bisbee. Nyah lives with her single mom and baby sister, Isa, but Mom seems tired and different from how she used to be. Sometimes Nyah stays with her grandma who feeds Nyah's imagination with her quirky wisdom, but maybe grandma’s stories have more truth than Nyah ever could have believed.

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Little Bug was funded on Fig with the support of 315 backers.

System Requirements

Windows
Mac OS X
SteamOS + Linux
    Minimum:
    • OS: Windows 7
    • 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
    • Storage: 600 MB available space
    • Additional Notes: xbox controller or equivalent recommended
    Recommended:
    • OS: Windows 7 or newer
    • Processor: Intel Core 2 Quad Q9550 @ 2.8 GHz or AMD Phenom II X4 955 @ 3.2 GHz
    • Memory: 4 GB RAM
    • Graphics: GeForce GTX 650 Ti or Radeon HD 7790
    • Storage: 600 MB available space
    • Additional Notes: xbox controller or equivalent recommended
    Minimum:
    • OS: 10.8.5 (Mountain Lion)
    • Processor: 1.7 GHz Intel Core i5
    • Memory: 2 GB RAM
    • Graphics: Intel HD Graphics 4000 series
    • Storage: 625 MB available space
    • Additional Notes: Gamepad recommended, but you may need a third party driver.
    Recommended:
    • OS: 10.10.2 (Yosemite) or newer
    • Processor: 2.7 GHz Intel Core i5
    • Memory: 4 GB RAM
    • Graphics: Intel Iris Pro
    • Storage: 625 MB available space
    • Additional Notes: Gamepad recommended, but you may need a third party driver.
    Minimum:
    • OS: Ubuntu 14.04 or later (64-bit)
    • Processor: Intel Core 2 Duo E4500 @ 2.2GHz or AMD Athlon 64 X2 5600+ @ 2.8 GHz
    • Memory: 2 GB RAM
    • Graphics: GeForce 440 GT (1GB) or Radeon HD 6570 (2 GB)
    • Storage: 625 MB available space
    • Additional Notes: Linux users should start game with windowed mode checked. Gamepad is recommended.
    Recommended:
    • OS: Current version of SteamOS
    • Processor: Intel Core 2 Quad Q9550 @ 2.8 GHz or AMD Phenom II X4 955 @ 3.2 GHz
    • Memory: 4 GB RAM
    • Graphics: GeForce GTX 650 Ti or Radeon HD 7790
    • Storage: 625 MB available space
    • Additional Notes: Linux users should start game with windowed mode checked. Gamepad recommended.

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