★ TouchArcade is in READ ONLY mode this weekend while we upgrade. Please support us on Patreon.

Cocoa from Kawaii Kingdom (Lonely developer's blog)

02-27-2018, 05:00 AM
Cocoa from Kawaii Kingdom (Lonely developer's blog)

Hello, guys!

Game Concept
A cute and adorable fantasy item shop tale with dungeon crawler elements.

It's a game about an adorable catgirl Cocoa and an item shop she owns. It brings you cute pocket nekoes and great Recettear-like gameplay experience.

+ Game goal is to fulfil item orders, coming from customers (Like in Recettear)
+ You can take quests or just visit dungeons to find loot (Dungeons have monster encounters and action panel like in MMORPG)
+ Loot is needed to craft equipment or items for sale

About Me
I'm lonely developer and don't have much experience (and it's my first Unity game), so I'll study programming+gamedesign and implement game features on the way. I'll post game art here (hope you'll like it) and gamedesign notes to discuss with you.

What I have now (04.04.2018)
Made a dungeon crawling part.

Here is how it looks like:

Youtube link | Pop Up

I also have an item shop / visual novel part and here it is:

Now working on trading in the item shop part and translation into English.

Subscription or support

+ If you like the game, you can subscribe to animated in-game gifs I send twice per week. If so, please PM me.
+ Or you can even support me via Indiegogo (2 199$ and 60 days left). There are mostly 1$ - 8$ tiers.

Last edited by FancyGames; 04-03-2018 at 05:36 PM.
02-27-2018, 05:03 AM
What I have now. I have simple mini-game (video below) in location, resembling Ragnarok's Nifhelm.

Youtube link | Pop Up


Skeletons are inspired by this cool guy, living in Payon cave dungeon:

I've also made item shop screen and filled it with goods, that can be found in dungeons and sold later.

Now I'm planning to add several dungeons and Payon cave dungeon will be the first of them. Also I'll add several loot items and various types of monsters.

Last edited by FancyGames; 02-27-2018 at 05:16 AM.

03-01-2018, 12:23 AM
Finished another game prototype. Here you can see world map, locations and item shop with goods, collected from dungeons.

Youtube link | Pop Up

Still have to make different monsters and loot though.

My artist made hunter village preview, inspired by Payon from RO.

And here is inspiring cute picture from Ragnarok Online.
03-03-2018, 10:14 AM
New "Hunters' Village" location, inspired by Payon from Ragnarok Online. Here you can take quests and visit item shop.

Last edited by FancyGames; 03-03-2018 at 10:18 AM.
03-04-2018, 12:10 PM
Added animated hit effect. This occurs when monster hits player.

Now working on quests.
03-11-2018, 07:20 PM
Item shop craft screen with first items that can be crafted. It's cat ears and big ribbon =^.^=

Finally, I've formulated game concept.

+ It's a game about catgirl Cocoa and an item shop she owns
+ Game goal is to fulfil item orders, coming from customers
+ You can take quests or just visit dungeons to find loot
+ Loot is needed to craft items for sale
+ I'm inspired by Ragnarok Online game art and fanart and Recettear's gameplay

+ Finished another game prototype. Here we visit different locations and see various loot and monsters.

Youtube link | Pop Up

Last edited by FancyGames; 03-11-2018 at 07:31 PM.
03-21-2018, 09:51 PM
Working on the adventurers guild, where you can take quests.

03-24-2018, 02:23 AM
Working on quests. (Need to translate the game to English though)

03-25-2018, 12:12 PM
I'm working on progress bar, displayed when running a dungeon. Added a little bit of dynamics to it: moving slime and obtained loot.
I'll work on monster encounters next.

03-26-2018, 10:46 PM
Added first customer to the item shop.