You are Otto, a young boy who is forced to escape deep into the Nordic wilderness as you flee brutal hunters that are looking for a mythical creature rumored to reside in your neck of the woods. In your escape, you inadvertently find and befriend that very creature, Troll.
From there, Otto and Troll embark on an adventure through the forest to safety, avoiding those who wish to capture and kill. Thus begins Troll and I
, an action adventure title originally announced back in 2015, and now re-introduced at this year's E3.
Alongside some new screens, the developers have also given more details about the game itself:
Troll and I
- A Mythical Adventure. Befriend the fabled Troll and embark on a journey through the Nordic mountains to save each other’s lives.
- Dual Protagonist Gameplay. Switch seamlessly between the Troll and Otto, an adolescent boy whose lost his home. Play as contrasting characters, each with a unique presence and gameplay functionality.
- Diversified Combat. Choose your combat style based on the situation. Become the Troll and stomp hunters with your massive feet, or smash them with your giant fists. Switch to Otto for quick, nimble attacks and agile movements.
- Terrain-Based Weapons and Crafting. Gather materials and craft deadly weapons that you’ll need to survive along your journey.
is currently slated for an early 2017 release.