Mexican indie studio Lienzo is launching its debut title Mulaka on PC and PlayStation 4 on February 27. The journey recreation will roll out to Nintendo Switch and Xbox One a number of days afterward March 1 and March 2 respectively. The studio has additionally introduced that a part of the sport’s income can be donated to NGOs who’re doing work within the northwestern area of Mexico.

Mulaka relies on the folklore of Tarahumara, indigenous folks in northwestern Mexico. The protagonist is a shaman, or sukurúame, who should cease the gods from destroying the world. All of Mulaka’s creatures and skills are based mostly off actual mythology, which Lienzo has delved into in a three-part video sequence.

The studio was impressed not solely by the wealthy world and distinctive creatures within the indigenous tales. It additionally wished to create a recreation that might act as a cultural ambassador to people who’re unfamiliar with the Tarahumara folks — in addition to assist a youthful era join with their roots.

Mulaka is a part of Nintendo’s slate of indie video games that it highlighted throughout its Nindies showcase final yr.

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