Factsheet

Developer:
Wabisabi Play/Application Systems Heidelberg
Based in Brighton, UK/, Heidelberg, Germany

Release date:
Q2/2021

Platforms:
PC/Mac/Linux
Steam

Website:
growbotgame.com

Regular Price:

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Growbot - Description

Growbot is a 2D point and click adventure about a robot saving her home from a dark crystalline force. Set upon a beautiful biopunk space station bursting with fantastic plants and aliens, you play as Nara, a growbot in training to become a captain. When your station home is attacked by rapidly growing crystals, it's down to you to save it.

History

Wabisabi Play was founded in 2018 by Lisa Evans, with the support of the UK Games Fund. Lisa has worked as a professional illustrator for over a decade. She began developing Growbot as a way of bringing her worlds and characters to life.

Features

  • Explore a beautiful space station and repair its strange machinery.
  • Interact with fantastic plants and aliens.
  • Use your Brain(apilla) to solve puzzles.
  • Collect the sounds of flowers and combine them to create powerful shields.
  • Meet a fluffy white hologram called Star Belly with a galaxy inside.
  • Unearth a tale of flower power with twisted roots.
  • Art by award winning illustrator Lisa Evans.
  • Beautiful music by musician Jessica Fichot.

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Videos

Teaser Trailer YouTube


Images

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Growbot_Logo.png
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More images

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Animated GIF images

Kew.gif
Starbelly.gif
QuasiCrystal.gif
QuasiCrystal1.gif

Awards & Recognition

  • "Awards coming soon."

Selected Articles

  • "Growbot's artwork is utterly charming."
    - Philippa Warr, Rock Paper Shotgun
  • "Growbot takes the adorable fantasy worlds of Evans' static art and translates them into a space station you can play with."
    - Indie Issue, PC Gamer UK
  • "Beautiful artwork, charming characters and an intriguing narrative."
    - KJ Robertson, alpha beta gamer

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Monetization Permission

Application Systems allows for the contents of Growbot to be published through video broadcasting services for any commercial or non-commercial purposes. Monetization of videos created containing assets from Growbot is legally & explicitly allowed by Application Systems. This permission can be found in writing at https://www.application-systems.co.uk/press/sheet.php?p=Growbot.


Keywords

English
sci-fi,space station,adventuregame,adventuregames,pointandclick,puzzles,story,old,school,adventure game studio,videogame,videogames,games,gaming,pc,mac,linux,application,systems,heidelberg,london,wabisabi,lisa evans


Growbot Developer
Check out the dev page too growbotgame.com .


About Application Systems

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Growbot Credits

Lisa Evans
Original Script, Game Concept, Art, Animation, Coding (Wabisabi Play)

Jessica Fichot
Original music score

Marco Spaapen
Coding (Application Systems Heidelberg)

Alexander Henn
Additional coding (Application Systems Heidelberg)

Volker Ritzhaupt
Producer (Application Systems Heidelberg)

Oliver Buchmann
Testing, Quality assurance (Application Systems Heidelberg)


Projects under development:

PC/Mac/Linux: Mutropolis - Post apocalyptic Sci-Fi adventure game - UNDER DEVELOPMENT
PC/Mac/Linux: Growbot - Sci-Fi themed story book like adventure game - UNDER DEVELOPMENT
Nintendo Switch: Unforeseen Incidents - Mystery adventure game - UNDER DEVELOPMENT
Nintendo Switch: The Longing - UNDER DEVELOPMENT
PC/Mac/Linux: Haiki - UNDER DEVELOPMENT
PC/Mac/Linux: Ghost on the Shore - UNDER DEVELOPMENT
PC/Mac/Linux: Rosewater - UNDER DEVELOPMENT
PC/Mac/Linux: Oxyd - Puzzler - UNDER DEVELOPMENT

List of released projects:

PC/Mac/Linux: The Longing - Unusual mix of idle game and adventure game - UNDER DEVELOPMENT
PC/Mac/Linux: LUNA The Shadow Dust - Puzzle Adventure - RELEASED
Nintendo Switch: Nelly Cootalot - RELEASED
Nintendo Switch: Frag doch mal...die Maus! - Kids quiz game - RELEASED
PC/Mac: Lamplight City - Detective adventure game - RELEASED
PC/Mac/Linux: Unforeseen Incidents - Mystery adventure game - RELEASED
iOS/Android/Windows mobile: Nelly Cootalot - Nautical themed adventure game - RELEASED
Wii U: Frag doch mal...die Maus! - Kids quiz game - RELEASED
Playstation VR: Carpe Lucem: Seize The Light - Virtual Reality Puzzle game - RELEASED
PC/Mac/Linux: Nelly Cootalot - Nautical themed adventure game - RELEASED
PC: Carpe Lucem: Seize The Light - Virtual Reality Puzzle game - RELEASED
PC/Mac/Linux/iOS/Android: Frag doch mal...die Maus! - Kids quiz game - RELEASED
PC/Mac/Linux: GhostControl Inc., - turn based ghost hunting in retro style - RELEASED
iOS/Android: 6 Takes! - Adaptation of classic card game - RELEASED
iOS: Café International - The board game (Game of The Year in Germany) as an App - RELEASED

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