Path to the Sky [official site] is ‘up’ on Steam Early Access, and ‘up’ is about as close as I can get to wordplay for this game about platforming your way up a set of platforms floating among the clouds, fighting enemies and gathering treasures as you go. There’s a new trailer below.
We’ve covered Path to the Sky a couple of times before, the first time in 2014 when its GIF-laden devlog caught my eye. Since then it’s undergone a heavy-outlined art remake, which I think makes it less pretty than before, but I’m still interested in it for the procedurally generated levels, chaotic-looking combat and the cute way the grass wobble and waves beneath your feet.
This Early Access release will set you back £7/$10 and contains “the first 3 stages of islands, including bosses, monsters, items and traps”, with at least 3 more stages due to be added between now and the game’s final release. There’s no fixed date set for that final release.