Today, Abbey Games is excited to celebrate the fifth anniversary of 2D god game, Reus, with a milestone worthy of its world-shaping giants: Reus has sold over 1 million units worldwide! As part of this celebration, Abbey Games is releasing the game’s lush soundtrack on all major digital music platforms, remastered with a host of previously-unreleased bonus tracks for $4.99 USD (or a launch discount of $3.99 USD).
Remastered by Abbey Games composer Joni van der Leeuw, the album is comprised of 25 tracks which tell the story of a young planet where civilization and nature evolve, conflicts develop, and giants control the stream of history. Now, fans can listen to the soundtrack on their music platform of choice, whether it’s Spotify, iTunes, or Bandcamp. To celebrate this release, Abbey Games is also kicking off an historic 85% Steam discount on Reus. That means it’s never been easier (or cheaper) to dive into this gorgeous god game, available for a limited time at $1.49 USD.
The celebration doesn’t end there, though. In addition to being featured as a Steam Daily Dealtoday, the team will be hosting a special dev stream on Twitch later in the day. Kicking off today at 8:00pm CEST (2:00pm EDT), the Abbey Games team will showcase the game’s latest patch, featuring Unlock All mode. This brand new mode offers an accessible entrypoint for new players, as well as a way to experiment with endgame content, all the while giving back to and showing appreciation for the community that helped make this passion project a reality when it first launched in 2013.
Reus is out now on Steam (PC, Mac OS X, Linux), PlayStation 4 and Xbox One, retailing for $9.99 USD for the core game, or $14.99 USD for the Soundtrack Edition, including Reus and its remastered soundtrack. As part of their fifth anniversary celebrations, each of these options will be available at discounted prices through Steam’s Daily Deal.
- Control four mighty giants, each with their unique abilities
- Terraform the planet to your will, experiment with different terrain types
- A complex system of upgrades and synergies allows for endless styles of play
- Observe humanity, let your giants praise or punish them
- Enjoy an interesting art style and a strong soundtrack
- Enrich the planet with over 100 plants, animals and minerals
- Unlock new content by helping humanity achieve numerous developments
About Abbey Games
Abbey Games is an independent games studio founded in 2012 and situated in Utrecht, the Netherlands. They devote themselves to creating games full of original meaningful gameplay, drawing inspiration from classics of the strategy genre. Their first title, god game Reus, was released in May 2013 and has sold over 1,000,000 copies. They followed up with turn-based adventure game Renowned Explorers. Its success warranted multiple expansion DLCs. Altogether the expanded game provides hundreds of hours of strategy gameplay. Currently the team is working on an unannounced third project and another Renowned Explorers expansion.