A game designed to help improve mental well-being by helping players build a daily habit of meditation. Every day that you meditate, you and the game world grows and transforms. Build resilience to stress, experience calm and relaxation.
Recent Reviews:
Very Positive (24) - 95% of the 24 user reviews in the last 30 days are positive.
All Reviews:
Very Positive (309) - 97% of the 309 user reviews for this game are positive.
Release Date:
Nov 5, 2018

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What the developers have to say:

Why Early Access?

“Going early access gives me the opportunity to get better feedback from the players early in the development phase. This way I can ensure that I am adding features that work.”

Approximately how long will this game be in Early Access?

“Planning to leave early access on the first quarter of 2020”

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

“The last piece of functionality I am working on before full release is expanding the catalogue of meditations.”

What is the current state of the Early Access version?

“Nearly 20 updates and 10 major new features have been added to Playne in early access and the game is now very close to enter full release.”

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

“Yes. The retail price will be more than the early access version.”

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

“Our wonderful community plays a central role in giving us feedback and letting us know what works and what doesn't. We've added a myriad of new features thanks to our communities input and feedback.”
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“There are any number of meditation aids out there: Books, free and paid apps, YouTube videos, etc. What makes Playne interesting is that it uses gaming conventions and reward systems to encourage you to keep coming back. Instead of just giving you a notification that says, “Hey, it’s time to meditate now!” it lets you watch your world grow and evolve”
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Player Reviews - Currently Rated 97%

"Thank you for making this. It has changed my life, and made something so simple - so accessible." - Horizons96

"I guarantee if you play it 10 minutes a day, for 30 days, it will change your life in a very meaningful way. A must own." - Some Old Fool

"I never would have considered to practise meditation if it wasn't for this game [...] this game actually helps me to come at ease whenever I need it and for that I am very grateful." - Sanugia

"After my first 10 minute session I felt like I woke up from a dream. Anxiety melted away. I will be using this every day." - Schofield

"Among all games this one have the most impact on my life and well-being." - Zmey

"I'm in a really ruff spot and bought this 'game' out of hope that it could help me. And I have to say that after 2 days meditating for 10 minutes each I really feel calmer and less stressed." - Adamska

"A wonderful tool/experience to help you learn to meditate and through meditation improve many aspects of your mind. I strongly recommend it for literally everyone [...]" - Fellfoe

"I will definitely use these methods to help myself not only in critical moments but also in everyday life, just to make myself feel better" - Aga I My, Steam Curator

"Using this app is very calming when I have many assignments due and need to lessen my anxiety. Much recommended :)" - Yeti Nepotist

"before this app, I didn't meditate at all. Since I started meditating with Playne, I only missed one day over the last 60 days or so" - Drone-Ah

About This Game


  • 97% felt calmer and less stressed after playing.
  • 98% found the meditation in Playne easy to understand and practice.
  • 90% successfully built a daily habit of meditation by playing Playne.


  • Designed to improve mental well-being by helping you find calm and relaxation
  • Build resilience to stress and increase overall well-being
  • An effective strategy for anyone looking to start new, healthier habits.
  • Promotes personal growth & transformation
  • Innovative and easy to practice meditation techniques
  • Guided audio meditations



    • Everyday you meditate, the game world grows and transforms
    • A customisable world for you to create your tranquillity for your meditations
    • Choose the weather & change time to create immersive sound ambiances
    • Choose from over 5 different sceneries to meditate in
    • Create your own scenery with evolve mode.
    • Soundtrack by Tess Tyler


    • Reduce and build resilience to stress and increase overall well-being
    • Highly restorative to both mental and physical health
    • Promotes personal growth & transformation

    Full list of science backed benefits of meditation:


    • First-person exploration Mode
    • 25 sq km open-world Island
    • Meditate to grow trees and create your own forests & tranquil spaces.
    • Transform the island by meditating


    You have forgotten why the sun no longer sets, how the trees stopped growing and how everyone became immortal. That is, until you met a little fox who wanted to help you remember, who wanted to show you how to bring balance back to the world.


    With Playne, I am just sharing what I have used myself to live a more balanced life. My goal is to create games that bring lasting happiness to our lives by helping us to discover the fulfilment, openness, strength and calm that is within us.

    • Leave a powerful, positive impact on our lives
    • Bring about growth and change into the real world
    • Ease our suffering, improve our well-being and mental health
    • Mindfully encourage players to build positive habits
    • Are engaging and fun


    October Guided Meditations, journaling and calming exercises
    September Campfire modes
    May: Localisations & Optimisations
    March: Weather & time customisations
    February: Meditation sceneries. Steam achievements + cloud save.
    January: Story + Text Fully Edited and Revamped (thank you Nerrei). Immersive 360 View Mode. 6 New Meditation Customisations. 3 Meditation Optimisations. Credits Screen. Better Streak System

    • 2018 •

    November: New Story Chapter Added. More dialogue options with Fox.
    October: New day driven progress system. Fully dynamic tree growth. Visual upgrade. Revamped settings
    September: Evolve game mode released
    August: Evolve game mode preview. Console commands
    July: New story chapter. Revamped UI


    I'm especially grateful to everyone who has purchased Playne as an early access game. Your early support means a lot to me, and practically it helps me to keep developing and improving Playne. I hope in return I can give you a game which genuinely helps you to live a life with awareness.

    Made with ♥ in Scotland!

System Requirements

    • OS: Windows 7 64-bit, 8.1 64-bit or Windows 10 64-bit
    • Processor: Intel core i3-2100T @ 2.5GHz/AMD FX 6100, or better
    • Memory: 8 GB RAM
    • Graphics: NVIDIA GeForce GTX 650Ti 2GB, AMD Radeon HD 7750 2GB
    • DirectX: Version 11
    • Storage: 2 GB available space
    • OS: Windows 7 64-bit, 8.1 64-bit or Windows 10 64-bit
    • Processor: Intel Core i5 3570K; AMD Ryzen 3 1300x or equivalent
    • Memory: 16 GB RAM
    • Graphics: Nvidia GTX 960; AMD R9 290 or equivalent
    • DirectX: Version 11
    • Storage: 2 GB available space

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