Thatgamecompany's Next Game Is An Apple Exclusive

Isaac Cain
September 13, 2017

At the iPhone 8, iPhone 8 Plus, and iPhone X launch event, Sky, a new game from lauded indie studio, thatgamecompany was revealed.

For those playing on Apple TV, everything can be done with one finger using the Siri Remote. You and your fellow players are "children of the light", charged with "bringing light to where it's needed most".

If it's anything like TGC's past efforts, expect plenty of subtext and symbolism hidden beneath lush environments and high-flying characters.

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"Enter the world of Journey, the third game from acclaimed developers thatgamecompany and presented by SCEA Santa Monica Studio.Journey is an interactive parable, an anonymous online adventure to experience a person's life passage and their intersections with other's". This, according to Chen, makes Sky incredibly approachable to everyone.

Jenova Chen, president and creative director of thatgamecompany, explained the impetus for the game's development: "For Sky we had inspiration from the feeling that we're all connected". And while it's coming to iPhone and iPad, it's the Apple TV 4K version that's getting the most attention lavished upon it.

On their official blog, Thatgamecompany wrote "If you can imagine the delight of visiting a theme park where lasting memories are made, we envision Sky will sometimes feel like that".

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