Way to the Woods is a game that is taking the indie world by storm. A game with stunning visuals and unique concept all made by a 16 year old Melbourne based student and independent developer named Anthony Tan. It seems publishers are taking notice, and today Team 17 have announced they will be partnering with Studio Happy Bee to publish Way to the Woods.
In a statement from Debbie Bestwick, CEO of Team17, she says “Way to the Woods is an absolutely beautiful, unique looking game and upon speaking with Anthony, we could not have been more impressed. He’s an incredibly mature person for his age with a very bright future ahead of him and it’s mind blowing what he’s achieved thus far. Team17 is helping nurture a number of studios around the world and I personally can’t wait to help Anthony achieve his goals. We’re extremely excited to be here to share this journey with him,”
Anthony Tan, founder of Studio Happy Bee added that “To join a label that is responsible for helping teams such as Playtonic, Lilith, Mouldy Toof and many more is like a dream come true! I'm so excited to be working with an experienced label like Team17, and I'm confident that it’s the right positive step for Way to the Woods.”
Way to the Woods is a stunning third-person action game where the player takes control of a deer and her fawn to explore a strange world filled with haunting imagery. Featuring music from London-based musician and composer Jeremy Warmsley, and taking inspiration from the films of Studio Ghibli, Way to the Woods is sure to captivate players worldwide.