The beautiful, enchanted world of Driftmoon trembles in the shadow of a forgotten evil, for the dark King Ixal is again gathering his forces.

Hope lies in an unlikely alliance: A young man joins forces with a little firefly dreaming of stardom, a panther queen with the ego of a moon whale, and a very determined fellow who's lost everything but his bones, and still hasn't given up. Knowing nothing of the amazing adventures and the fearsome foes that await them, the party embarks on a journey like no other.

Driftmoon is an adventure-roleplaying game, full of exploration, smiles and surprises, captivating stories and quests, charming characters, and countless delightful details.

Check out the Driftmoon blog at Instantkingdom.com

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Driftmoon, our "charmingly quirky", and "absolutely brilliant" adventure role-playing game (as some have called it), is now officially released after only seven years of development time. Seriously, I'm not kidding you, it's complete now! First of all, a heartfelt thank you to all of our preorderers and supporters, we wouldn't be here without you!

Such a grand occasion calls for some celebration, so ta-daa: Up until the 5th of March, Driftmoon goes for just 11.99$/€!

Desura Digital Distribution

The last hope of an enchanted world lies in an unlikely alliance: a hyperactive firefly, a queen panther with a whale-sized ego, and a fellow who's lost all but his bones. They'll take you on a journey like no other, full of amazing adventures, smiles and surprises, fantastic discoveries, wonderful stories, and fearsome foes!

Soundtrack by Gareth Meek also available.

Recent Reviews:

"Driftmoon reminds of so much of what I loved about games when I was younger. The adventure, the story, the fun. It’s pure entertainment and a joy to play through." (9/10)
Review at i-luv-games.com

"...it's been a long time since I enjoyed a game as much as this one. Think Quest for Glory and Frayed Knights mixed and blended together and you'll have some idea of what to expect." (4/5)
Review at rpgwatch.com

"Driftmoon works so well because all the elements blend together like a good stew where each ingredient is cooked perfectly and there's more depth to be found as you reach the bottom of the bowl." (95%)
Review at fanboydestroy.com

"Everyone who likes classic role-playing games, must play Driftmoon. A wonderful rpg with many great Features and a fantastic world. Buy it!" Translation from German provided by reviewer.
Driftmoon Review at zockah.de.

"...a delightful touch of whimsey and there's plenty of humour to be found here. How many other games would have the deadly Hoe of Doom as an early weapon? Or such wonderfully ordinary conversations with undead skeletons?" (96%)
Read Preview at Bytten

Ps. If you want to make sure you won't miss our next game (which hopefully won't take seven years to appear), make sure to get our Newsletter.

Ps2. If you like Driftmoon, and feel like you'd like to do something to help, we're always tremendously grateful for all help in spreading the word about Driftmoon! So do tell your friends, forum pals, Steam buddies, that grandma you think could really use more excitement in her life. Everything goes!

We always love to hear from our players, so if you run into any problems, or think of something you want to share with us, please press the letter "F" while playing, and you can send feedback directly to us.

Driftmoon Release Date and Launch Trailer!

Driftmoon Release Date and Launch Trailer!

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7 years in the making, presenting the official Driftmoon launch trailer.

Driftmoon From a Whole New Angle

Driftmoon From a Whole New Angle

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The brand new, long-awaited Driftmoon version with a tilted viewing angle has just been opened to all our players! Have fun! :)

The biggest secret of Driftmoon!

The biggest secret of Driftmoon!

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The biggest visual upgrade in the history of Driftmoon... Coming soon to a Driftmoon near you! :)

Can you survive the Fortress of Loom?

Can you survive the Fortress of Loom?

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I am proud to present the first official complete Driftmoon beta version: the Fortress of Loom!

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Driftmoon 0.996

Driftmoon 0.996

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The Driftmoon you know and love, now with the amazing new camera tilt feature!

Driftmoon Beta 0.98

Driftmoon Beta 0.98

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First beta version of Driftmoon, contains the full awesome story!

Driftmoon Alpha 0.901 (brand new, huge update!)

Driftmoon Alpha 0.901 (brand new, huge update!)

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Is it a bird? Is it a plane? No, it's Driftmoon! Driftmoon is the game you should already be downloading, to have yourself an awesomely fun, unconventional...

Driftmoon Demo 0.870

Driftmoon Demo 0.870

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Driftmoon is an enjoyable, refreshing RPG with a unique atmosphere! Driftmoon tells the story of the Pendant of Life, and how it was reforged to end the...

Driftmoon Demo

Driftmoon Demo

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Driftmoon is an enjoyable, refreshing RPG with a unique atmosphere! Driftmoon tells the story of the Pendant of Life, and how it was reforged to end the...

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Awesome_ninja
Awesome_ninja

I haven't followed this page/news for a while, so it might of already been asked: Is a Steam release planned in the future? So like, preorder now, activate later on Steam kind of deal?
Thanks!

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ville.monkkonen Creator
ville.monkkonen

If you'd like to see the game on Steam, you can suggest it at the Steam suggestions forum:
Forums.steampowered.com

By the way, in addition to being available on our website, Driftmoon is already available on Gamersgate, and will be available soon on Direct2Drive. ;)

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feillyne StaffSubscriber
feillyne

And what about Desura?

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ville.monkkonen Creator
ville.monkkonen

Desura is a definite yes yes.

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figalot
figalot

I bought this game a while back ... I posted on the forums a while back just wondering , how much more has been added to the released version lately?

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ville.monkkonen Creator
ville.monkkonen

There's a lot of new stuff coming in a week or so, I'll keep you posted.

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thunderising
thunderising

yes, tilt the camera a bit

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BoomBoomBatista
BoomBoomBatista

OMG!!! ITS VILLE MONKOONEN!!! XD... Lol, but yeah, awesome, i saw the ads when i was starting up Notrium...

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_WASP_
_WASP_

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ville.monkkonen Creator
ville.monkkonen

Not dead. :)
In fact Driftmoon is already available for preorder, check Instantkingdom.com

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thunderising
thunderising

dead?

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chris1123100
chris1123100

how the hell is it dead when it was updated yesterday. p.s. check the website

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AUG_DUDE
AUG_DUDE

did anyone have the preview version?

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DaKutzy
DaKutzy

You can download preview version on the official site.

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I bought this game recently, and it is truly awesome.
I had been searching for a really long time for a well-produced old school RPG which still brings some novelty to the genre. Driftmoon definitely fills these requirements and is full of humour!

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