Galaxy Tales: A Tale of Rapunzel the developer IKINAGAMES announced The Starbites: A Taste of Desert for PC (Steam). It will launch in August 2023. Its language support is currently only listed as Korean.
Here’s an overview of the game, via its Steam page:
The story of a girl’s growth and adventure on the vast desert planet “Bitter”.
Amara is a planet that has become a desert due to the influence of a space war.
The fate of a girl who made a living looking for parts or treasures that fell into the desert due to the traces of war, begins to change completely because of the “Oracle”.
AI becomes aggressive, anomalies all over the planet… Explore Bitter’s hidden secrets and build relationships with various characters to learn new information.
The Starbites: A Taste of Desert collects materials from the field and strengthens the mecca. It’s a story-type RPG that grows with the friends you meet on your adventure.
- Delight City, Where People of Their Own Circumstances Live on Planet Amara
- Delight City, which is in the form of a tower, is a pleasant and free city. Although little by little it sinks into the sand. People who gather in the city trade their own materials and information to live from day to day.
- The city has a “hidden area” that no one has ever found. Discover various NPCs and special items to get clues, and continue the story to unlock a new floor.
- Adventure by Exploring Desert Planets and Discovering New Areas
- In each chapter, there is a scary boss and a stronger new ally waiting for you. What kind of world do they know? Meet your allies, build strong relationships and listen to their stories.
- Go on an adventure with Mecca, a reliable partner who will protect you in the desert desert! The world made of sand is wide, and the secrets hidden in it are even bigger.
- Strengthen the Core of Mecca with Materials from Your Adventure
- You can earn rewards by taking down enemies in battle, or you can strengthen Mecha by collecting materials while walking around the field. Transform Mecca into your own style and enjoy the game!
- Freely fortify Mecha based on difficult enemies and terrain.
- Turn-based Battles Where You Control the Camera
- Enjoy exciting battles by organizing a party with allies and a unique Mecca!
- There is a “synergy” that applies depending on your party members. Feel the charm of changing the tide of the battlefield by organizing parties according to the situation. Destroy your enemy’s strategy by forming various combinations and solving battles to your advantage!
Watch the announcement trailer below. Check out the first screenshots at the gallery.