Projected Release: Friday, April 28th, 2023.
Iridescent is the story of Tess, an explorer who discovers another planet. As Tess falls in love with this new world and its quirky creatures, she compares it to a planet she left behind – a once-beautiful homeland that was polluted and abandoned.
This has been created by my students and me at Augusta University and is still a work in progress. Usually, people keep things close to the chest during development, but we've been very open about our work. We want people to see it and showcase the cool stuff we're making.
Our main character. She left behind a broken planet and is searching for where she belongs.
Tess forms a strong bond with this little sidekick.
There were strong opinions and lots of fun takes on this creature as we developed Sebastian in class.
A robotic sidekick that follows Tess. Can transform from drone to spider-walk mode.
This armored steed has 4 eyes, metallic antlers, and is the size of a moose. It carries armadillo-like jousters on its back.
The molten rock turns as the magma burns and nothing should live in the sizzle and smoke - but out pops a head from the smoldering spread and the lava frogs begin to croak.
In the valley rift where the grasspods drift loomed a giant grazer. A colossus. A titan.
The jelly floats creep their way up through the tilted spires.
There are gemstone bees that live in underground trees - harvesting sparkling stones from caverns deep and unseen.
The Flower that Did Not Want to Be Looked At
These are flowers that do not want to be looked at.
The Flashing Flyers that live deep in the electric mire.
A mushroom that pops up by inflating with its call radiating.
These prism jumpers climb up giant tilted spires.