Following the fantastic community feedback from this week’s Steam Next Fest, Indie publisher 663 Games and developer Unstable Games have released the Lotus Lantern: Rescue Mother Steam Developer Broadcast for fans to watch on YouTube.
Inspired by Chinese mythology, Lotus Lantern: Rescue Mother is a top-down roguelite action game which immerses players in the fantastic journey of Chenxiang as he embarks on a mission to rescue his mother, Sanshengmu, from her incarceration for violating celestial laws.
Fans can tune in and join Tim, the Head of Unstable Games, as he plays through the Steam Next Fest demo and shares some additional insights into Lotus Lantern: Rescue Mother. The PC demo is available to download on Steam now.
The sincere effort opens even the hardest stone.
Sanshengmu, a goddess from the celestial court, has been imprisoned beneath Mount Hua for violating celestial laws by giving birth to a boy named Chenxiang with a mortal. When Chenxiang came of age and learned the truth, he vowed to rescue his mother.
With the assistance of Sun Wukong and other powerful immortals, Chenxiang must overcome numerous trials and defeat formidable enemies to finally be reunited with his mother.
Rich combinations of sects and magical treasures - Multiple sect systems will enhance various combat styles. Create your own magical combat abilities by combining a dazzling array of magical treasures with cultivating dozens of items. In each challenge, you always harvest new surprises.
Encounter well-known deities and immortals - On your perilous journey, you will meet many characters from Chinese mythology, such as Sun Wukong, the Eight Immortals, Erlang Shen and Nezha. Be they foes or friends, they will join you in crafting this gripping and suspenseful tale.
An ancient artefact and mystical powers - In addition to the real-time action combat, players can utilise the Lotus Lantern, an ancient artefact to unleash divine abilities like Time Manipulation and Bullet Time. The Lotus Lantern can also permanently enhance your abilities, aiding you in overcoming indomitable enemies!
An unpredictable adventure - As you encounter numerous random events throughout the game, will you challenge yourself or seek stability? It’s all up to you!
Lotus Lantern: Rescue Mother will be released in early 2024 on PC via Steam.