In today’s DevBlog, we finally get to tell you more about one of the two heroes of Prodigy! Gather round as I tell you about the past of Orin, the Watcher of Thorns.
Orin was born in the Aki family, aristocratic Shirazs that were tightly bound to the service of Kazim, ruler of the northern kingdoms.
His father, Tarund Aki, was a stern man who never displayed any kind of appreciation towards his son. Like many others of his rank, he had been ordered by Kazim to wed a human spouse in order to try to father a child of Fate – a future Watcher. And like many others, he succeeded.
As I explained last time with Orin, each character is first conceived by the Writing Team, who passes on to me narrative intentions that I use in turn to design their gameplay.
This week, I’m going to go over what we came up with for Elon, the Watcher of the Storm.
Welcome to a DevBlog article dedicated to the game design of Orin Aki, the Watcher and formidable leader of the Company of Thorns.
Let me tell you a little bit more about the Watcher of the Storm and the principles that animate this character!
Elon was born in the opulent city of Salath, capital city of the Free People. His parents Continue reading