Factsheet

Developer:
Randy O
Based in Berkeley, California

Release date:
2017

Platforms:
iOS

Website:
cartrdge.com/randyo/projects/seldom-falls

Regular Price:

USDFree to play

Description

Seldom Falls is a quiet game about building a town. Seldom Falls is a challenging game about weather and erosion. Seldom Falls is a block placement game where you drop walls and houses onto the town of Domond. Walls protect houses, houses produce gems. Every so often, the weather comes and batters the town. If your town meets the ever-rising height requirement, you keep building.

History

Began in late 2016, the game rapidly turned into a very interesting thing. It is currently being worked on by Randy, with audio provided by Dren McDonald and Daria Novoliantceva.

Features

  • Easy to learn puzzle mechanics.
  • Unique gameplay, unlike anything else out there, about weather survival.
  • A beautiful hand-drawn art style with rich animation, day-night cycle, and weather systems.
  • A mix of simulation and storytelling, with procedurally generated moments.
  • Quick, perfect mobile gameplay, with a deep and ongoing tale.

Videos

GDC TouchArcade preview YouTube

Screenshots

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Awards & Recognition

    Seldom Falls has not received any awards or recognitions yet. Please check back later to see if things change.

    Selected Articles

      • "We have a much better idea what Seldom Falls is all about, and it's incredibly clever and interesting. I really can't wait to see how Seldom Falls turns out."
        - Jared Nelson, TouchArcade.com
      • ""I really love the look of this world you're creating!" "That is so beautiful! I wish I could use it as a live wallpaper." "I quite literally can't wait!!!""
        - TouchArcade forum users,

      About Randy O

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      I'm an independent game designer and artist. I'm part of the Tiger Style Games collective and a contractor for other companies. But more than anything, I love designing my own titles.

      More information
      More information on Randy O, our logo & relevant media are available here.

      Seldom Falls Credits

      Randy O'Connor'
      Creator, Coder, Artist

      Dren McDonald
      Audio

      Daria Novoliantceva
      Audio

      presskit() by Rami Ismail (Vlambeer) - also thanks to these fine folks