SkyBox Labs, a Vancouver based developer, is bringing its puzzle platformer Stela to PC and Xbox One in 2019. Included in the ID@Xbox Showcase at GDC, Stela is an original IP from the team who is currently co-developing Halo Infinite.
Skybox Labs has also worked on Minecraft, Halo 5, Age of Empires and others.
In Stela, players will take the role of a young woman who is experiencing the last days of a mysterious world.
According to Skybox Labs;
Stela is a cinematic, atmospheric platformer about a young woman witnessing the final days of a mysterious ancient world.
Overcome daunting challenges, treacherous terrain, and gargantuan beasts while traversing a decaying land. Manipulate the environment to solve elaborate puzzles and creep past dangerous creatures under cover of muted landscapes, all set to an original soundtrack.
Shyang Kong, Co-Founder, SkyBox Labs said, “Our focus was to create beautiful 3D atmospheres with depth and scale while remaining as true to the cinematic platformer genre as possible. We’re extremely proud of our work developing partner titles like Halo Infinite and Minecraft Bedrock Edition on Nintendo Switch, and we’re eager to bring that level of craftsmanship to a touching new experience.”
Stela will launch for PC and Xbox One in 2019.