Night in the Woods is a single-player adventure game initially released for Microsoft Windows, macOS, Linux, PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and Nintendo Switch Feb 21, 2017. Later, its Xbox One got released on December 13, 2017, while for the Nintendo Switch, it was published on February 1, 2018.
After the success of the game, versions for iOS and Android is set to arrive in 2018. Night in the Woods game is produced by Infinite Fall while Secret Lab, an Australian studio, built the game’s narrative engine, and are also creating the mobile version of the game.
It is a story-focused travel game in which players manage a youthful woman named Mae, who recently dropped out of institute and has returned to her hometown to find surprising changes. The game evolved via the crowdfunding platform Kickstarter, where it ultimately earned over four times of its US$50,000 funding goal.
Moreover, an extended version of the game, titled the Weird Autumn edition, was released for PC, macOS, Linux, PlayStation 4 and Xbox One platforms on December 13, 2017. A Nintendo Switch version of the extended version was also released on February 1, 2018, featuring a unique content not seen in the original game, as well as the supplemental games. Night in the Woods was praised mostly for its story, dialogue, and characters.