17h ago - HumaNature Studios Founder Greg Johnson announced that Doki-Doki Universe is officially out today on PS4, PS3 and PS Vita platforms.
To quote: Yay! Doki-Doki Universe is out today for PS4, PS3, and PS Vita on PlayStation Store. Woohoo! Sorry, got a little too excited, there. We'll be livestreaming Doki-Doki Universe later today, so be sure to follow the official PlayStation Twitch channel - you might win a code for the full game.
To get the ultimate Doki-Doki Universe experience, you can download our Limited Edition Mega Awesome Deluxe Bundle (our LEMADB, or Limited Edition for short) starting today.
This includes all launch content - the story mode, personality quizzes, and Doki Doki Mail - plus two packs, two quiz packs, and nine mail packs, and a bonus dynamic theme which is only available in this bundle. It only costs $24.99.
And thanks to the cross buy support, when you purchase it once on PlayStation Store, you'll be able to download it for free on any other available PlayStation system.
You can alternatively download the Doki-Doki Universe Starter Pack, which by the way, is free! Great for those who want to get a feel for our bizarre, yet adorable universe. There's also, of course, the Full Game, which is...
1w ago - HumaNature Studios Founder Greg Johnson confirmed today that Doki-Doki Universe is launching on December 10th for PS4, PS3, PS Vita video gaming platforms.
To quote: Hi there! Greg Johnson again. We here at HumaNature Studios are excited to finally announce that Doki-Doki Universe will be available next week on Tuesday, December 10th for PS4, PS3, and PS Vita. In Doki-Doki Universe you play as the adorable robot QT3 on a quest to learn about humanity with the help of Alien Jeff.
The full game, available for $14.99, includes the story mode, 31 personality quizzes, and the Doki-Doki Mail messaging system. Or if you prefer to test out the waters before diving in, you can alternatively download a free version of the game - the Starter Pack - which includes 16 personality quizzes, Doki-Doki Mail, QT3's home planet, and a tutorial planet. Doki-Doki Universe will support cross buy, so once you download the game on one system, you'll be able to download it at no additional cost on the other systems.
In the spirit of the upcoming launch, I'll be joining the PlayStation.Blog team to do a live playthrough on December 10th. Check out the official PlayStation channel on Twitch to watch and ask questions. We'll also be giving away voucher codes for the full...
5w ago - HumaNature Studios Founder Greg Johnson made available a video today on discovering humanity in Doki-Doki Universe which arrives this December.
To quote: Greetings fellow humans! I'm Greg Johnson (creator of Toejam and Earl) and I run HumaNature Studios, the small Northern Ca. studio that has been busy building Doki-Doki Universe for PlayStation 4, PlayStation 3 and PS Vita. I hope you'll enjoy seeing the trailer and pretty soon, our game.
I'm here today to talk a bit about how we're creating Doki Doki Universe, which will be available in December 2013 for PS4, PS3, and PS Vita.
In Doki-Doki Universe you play the role of a forlorn little robot named Model QT377665 (QT3 for short). You have been abandoned by your human family and are about to get scrapped by the factory that made you, unless you can prove that you're able to learn more about what it means to be human.
On your journey to become more human, you travel across planets and meet all sorts of crazy characters to help solve their problems. You can even take fun personality quizzes where the doctor will evaluate your progress. Along the way, we hope you find something out about yourself too.
26w ago - HumaNature Studios Founder Greg Johnson shared a video today that offers a first look at Doki-Doki Universe in action on the PlayStation 4 / PS4 console below.
To quote: Hi. I'm Greg, the designer of Sony's new game Doki-Doki Universe and I run a small game studio called HumaNature Studios. In years past, I created a game you may be familiar with, called ToeJam and Earl.
Announced just last month, Doki-Doki Universe is a game about humanity and emotional expression. It's sweet and quirky and hopefully a little thought provoking.
If you're interested in a change of pace, you may find it interesting. We hope so, anyway. To give you a better idea for how the game plays, we've put together this fun trailer for you:
Doki-Doki Universe is more than a game. It's a cross-platform ecosystem built around a unique universe of personal discovery. And as you can see in the trailer, the universe you explore is vibrant, fun and playful.
There are tons of different places to explore, characters to meet, objects to collect and conjure up, and there are even fun reflective quizzes to take.
However, the most important thing you should take away is that Doki-Doki Universe is about creating an emotionally engaging experience that will help you learn about yourself.
31w ago - HumaNature Studios Founder Greg Johnson announced today that Doki-Doki Universe is coming to PS4, PS3 and PS Vita!
Below are the details, to quote: My name is Greg Johnson, and I've been making games longer than I'd like to admit (ever heard of Toejam and Earl? If you've heard of my first game, Starflight, you're older than you probably want to admit).
We at HumaNature (that's Human Nature... not Huma Nature by the way) are a pretty small group, as far as game development groups go these days.
Our (admittedly lofty) goal is to create new and original game experiences that reach out to people looking for more humanity in games. We love interactive stories, emotional expression, and self-discovery - we're not so big on shooting things.
Here at HNS we are hard at work building a game for PlayStation, who, thankfully, seems to like a lot of the same lofty things we do. Our game is called Doki-Doki Universe. It's tough to describe Doki-Doki, because it's actually a set of related products that will be released at the same time.
Players' first exposure to Doki-Doki will be in the form of a free download for their PS Vita, PS3 or PS4. This is a light version of the game where players can fly around a Universe and take fun personality quizzes.