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Imagine in the cold, lonely depths of space theres a sun waiting for the mysterious forces of the cosmos to bring it a solar system. In the new mobile game, Lonely Sun, you have that celestial power of planetary genesis. In fact, you are the guiding hand of gravity. All that stands between you and the fulfillment of a distant suns destiny are five unique levels one for each of the five planets. Every world (Nuriona, Ametho, Neryssa, Isoley and Siroccee) has its own strange landscapes, distinct dangers, and gravitational forces to surmount on your way to building a complete star system.

As a fledgling planet, your main goal is to guide it carefully through the dark recesses of space, collect planet cores from all level stages to gradually grow large enough to orbit the lonely sun at the center of the solar system. However, the odds of new worlds coalescing in the cold danger of space are slim and take time. Be sure to avoid anything that appears dangerous or threatening.



Lonely Sun was initially imagined as a metaphor for life, a simplified version of lifes complicated nature, tribulations and hurdles.
Overcoming dangers, navigating through strange worlds, remembering what youve gone through, learning as you go all these are meant to make you resilient. The inevitable nature of failure gives you two choices: pick yourself up and try again or let the memory of your existence fade away.
Accomplishing goals takes time. The cosmic powers of planetary genesis that create the vastness and mystery of space follow the same rules: patience. Patience is the key to creating something beautiful, something worth living for.

One thing we keep hearing from players: No checkpoints? Our response: Does life have checkpoints?


2.5D low poly visual design
Rich and thematically-appropriate colour schemes
Typography-driven minimal interface
Side scrolling / platform game mechanic
Simple story premise
Easy to learn, difficult to master gameplay
Custom atmospheric/ambient music and sound effects

No ads or in-app purchases
Optimal gameplay experience is achieved on iPhone 6 and up
Requires iOS 9.3 or later

Proudly designed and developed in Canada by two passionate individuals

Lonely Sun is for anyone looking for a game that allows for some introspective thought and patience. It helps you feel like you do have a bit of control of your life by putting things in perspective and slows your world down to pace that helps you relax.
10-19-2016, 08:27 AM

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Picked this up just a few minutes ago. Won't have time to post impressions until later on but it looks like a game I could get into.

Last edited by Anotherkellydown; 10-19-2016 at 08:32 AM.