My Time at Sandrock - A Delightful New Adventure

A project in Chongqing, China by Pathea Games

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A sandbox simulation RPG set in the My Time at Portia world; still inspired by Dark Cloud 2, Harvest Moon, and the works of Miyazaki.
Backers: 9915
Average Pledge Per Backer: $53

Funded: $524,770 of $100,000
Dates: Oct 26th -> Nov 22nd (28 days)
Project By: Pathea Games
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Latest News

New Content for My Time at Sandrock on Nintendo SwitchNews

March 26th - via:
Free cosmetics, rideable carnival rides, new endgame dungeon, fan-requested farming features and more round out the biggest update to date for the Nintendo Switch version of My Time at Sandrock - out now! Switch owners rejoice! Pathea Games and PM Studios are delighted to announce the launch of the ‘New Year Better Me’ update for the Nintendo Switch version of the acclaimed crafting and life sim, My Time At Sandrock. (Read More)

Best Kickstarter Games to Play

November 14th - via:
Over the years, LadiesGamers have followed many successful Kickstarter campaigns that have given players many great games. Best Kickstarter Games To Play isn’t an extensive list of all games funded on Kickstarter; however, all the games below have been tested and played by the LadiesGamers team. (Read More)

Last 24 Hours To Go; Brand New Combat System in Sandrock

November 21st - via:
Last 24 hours to go! Our Kickstarter campaign is almost over: less than 24 hours left! To those still on the fence: this is your last chance to explore Sandrock ahead of the crowd and earn exclusive content! Also - If you want to learn more about... (Read More)

400K Stretch Goal Unlocked! AMA is now live!

November 19th - via:
Hi Portians! AMA is now live! We just unlocked 400K, Thanks, Thanks, Thank you all! Leave comments below, let us know what kind of clothes for romanceable you like! To thank everyone for their amazing support on our Kickstarter, we’re happy to... (Read More)

Last 72 Hours! Sneak peek at exclusive backer content; AMA announcement, meet the MyTime team on Reddit!

November 19th - via:
Hello Portians and soon to be Sandrockers!  We’re entering the final 72 hours of our Kickstarter campaign, so for those of you who are still on the fence: now’s your last chance to get exclusive backer-only content! It’s hard to believe all... (Read More)

The Environment of Sandrock

November 18th - via:
Sandrock is found in the middle of the Eufaula Desert. As such, most of the environment in the game is in a desert biome. When we decided to go in this direction, we thought the desert setting offered the most hardship and conflict, which would make... (Read More)

My Time At Sandrock Reveals More Information Regarding Friendships And Marriage

November 15th - via:
As Pathea Games begins to wrap up its My Time at Sandrock Kickstarter this month, the developer continues to release new information about the game. Many have learned that the game would expand upon the original, but some wondered about how romance and friendship would work in the sequel. (Read More)

My Time at the Gobi Desert

November 13th - via:
 Hello all!  This update is just to share with you some of the experiences we’ve had while doing research for My Time at Sandrock. We took a trip to the Gobi Desert, where we spent long days packing in as much as possible: climbing mountains,... (Read More)

My Time at Sandrock Sequel To Portia Now Live On Kickstarter

November 13th - via:
Pathea Games has announced My Time at Sandrock, the sequel to the 2018 game My Time at Portia. The game is currently seeking additional funding through Kickstarter and quickly surpassed its goal shortly after launch. My Time at Sandrock takes place in the rugged mining town of Sandrock. Players will build a new workshop and help out the struggling town in various ways. (Read More)

My Time at Sandrock First Public Demo!!!!

November 9th - via:
Hey Sanrockers! Big news!  We are ready to showcase an early version of My Time at Sandrock to the public for the first time EVER!! We will be in Shanghai on November 14th and 15th to present the first public demo. If you are in Shanghai, let's... (Read More)

The Tumbleweed Standard

November 6th - via:
Lonely Hearts Coterie Personal Ads Guest reporter: Mei Despite all the tremendous progress we’ve made in our post-Peach society, the Free Cities can be a lonesome place at times, and with populations still at an all-time low compared with... (Read More)

A Bit More About Sandrock

November 3rd - via:
“Like a pure sapphire in the desert, the beauty of Martle’s Oasis is truly a sight to behold.” - The Travels of Mayet Bee Around 71 Years ago (Peach Calendar Year 27), a caravan crossing the Eufaula Desert to get from Atara to Highwind stopped... (Read More)

Now the Add-ons

October 31st - via:
Here are the add-ons! All you need to do to get the add-on items above your tier is to over-pledge the amount listed above. In the backer survey after the Kickstarter, you can tell us the item you pledged for, and we'll tact that on. Remember to add... (Read More)

A Brief History of the Alliance of Free Cities

October 30th - via:
The Alliance of Free Cities started to take form about 80 years ago (Year 18), after settlers from what is current day Ethea moved south and settled around the area. At that time, ruin divers from Ethea were looking for more ruins to operate, opening... (Read More)

It’s a Wild, Wild, World Out There

October 28th - via:
Today, let’s talk a little bit of history. As most of you know by now, the world of Portia and Sandrock went through a little war about 330 years before the current in-game date, resulting in the Day of Calamity. Before the Day of Calamity, human... (Read More)

Thank You, Add-Ons, and Stretch Goals

October 27th - via:
Hey Sandrockers! We did it! We’ve already reached the goal of $100,000! Thank you all so, so much! It took us 26 days to reach that figure with My Time at Portia, but this time, we reached it in just 19 hours! We really didn’t expect that for... (Read More)

My Time At Portia Developer Announces Sequel, My Time At Sandrock

October 26th - via:
Chinese indie game developer Pathea Games has announced the sequel to My Time At Portia, titled My Time At Sandrock. My Time At Portia was a charming farming sim RPG that sold over 1.7 million copies worldwide. My Time At Sandrock will release into Steam Early Access in March 2021, with a full release due on next-gen consoles, PS4, Xbox One, PC, and Switch in Summer 2022. (Read More)

Portia sequel My Time at Sandrock heads to the frontier

October 26th - via:
My Time at Portia is getting a frontier-themed follow-up, My Time at Sandrock, which will launch via an early access version in March 2021. Before that, though, you can support developer Pathea Games via a Kickstarter campaign for My Time at Sandrock, which goes live later today. (Read More)

My Time at Portia Sequel my Time At Sandrock Revealed

October 26th - via:
Wholesome games are all the rage nowadays, and many find solitude in playing titles such as My Time At Portia. For fans of this farming and life simulator, life is going to get a bit better with the announcement of My Time At Sandrock, a new sequel to My Time At Portia. (Read More)

My Time At Portia Sequel 'My Time At Sandrock' Revealed With Kickstarter Details

October 26th - via:
Pathea Games have launched a Kickstarter for the sequel of My Time at Portia titled My Time at Sandrock to fund development for console and PC release. My Time at Sandrock was supposed to be DLC for My Time at Portia, but the project became much bigger, and they decided to make it a full sequel. The game is still inspired by Dark Cloud 2 and the Harvest Moon series, but this time they aim to focus on the narrative and build out each NPC of the town. (Read More)

My Time at Sandrock Kickstarter Will Fund a My Time at Portia Sequel

October 26th - via:
There’s actually quite a bit of history behind Sandrock. Originally, it would have been a My Time at Portia Kickstarter stretch goal, but people never unlocked and reached it. The town itself was mentioned in-game and hinted at, with a member of the development team suggesting that it would be the location of a whole new game in October 2019 on Steam. (Read More)

Создатели My Time at Portia анонсировали сиквел и попросили денег на его разработку

October 26th - via:
Китайская студия Pathea Games на сайте краудфандингового сервиса Kickstarter представила My Time at Sandrock — продолжение своего ролевого симулятора My Time at Portia. (Read More)

砂漠暮らしRPG『My Time at Sandrock』発表。『きみのまち ポルティア』の続編、今度は砂漠でスローライフ

October 26th - via:
デベロッパーのPathea Gamesは10月26日、シミュレーションRPG『My Time at Sandrock』を、海外メディアIGNを通じて発表した。対応プラットフォームはPCおよびコンソールで、まずはSteamでの早期アクセス配信を2021年3月に開始する。 (Read More)

My Time At Portia sequel announced

October 26th - via:
Hope you’ve gotten your fill crafting and battling in My Time At Portia because Pathea Games have plans for you to spend time somewhere new next year. They’ve announced the sequel My Time At Sandrock which will launch in early access in March 2021. They’ve kicked up a crowdfunding campaign as well with hopes to develop a multiplayer mode for the sequel. (Read More)

My Time at Sandrock è stato annunciato ufficialmente da Pathea Games

October 26th - via:
In My Time at Sandrock vestirete i panni di un costruttore alle prime armi con il compito di raccogliere e combinare varie risorse utili per creare nuovi oggetti, rendendo l’esperienza videoludica offerta dal titolo simile a quella di altri giochi come Stardew Valley. Oltre alle ore di gioco che saranno dedicate alla raccolta di materiali sempre più preziosi i giocatori dovranno dedicare parte del loro tempo a completare missioni per conto degli abitanti del posto; attività che permetteranno di approfondire la trama che muove tutti gli eventi, che vede la città ad un passo da una profonda crisi economica. (Read More)

My Time at Sandrock anunciado para Switch

October 26th - via:
My Time at Sandrock é um título de aventura e simulação com aspectos de sandbox inspirado em jogos como Harvest Moon e Dark Cloud 2. Na sequência, os jogadores vão explorar a região árida de Sandrock e várias atividades estarão disponíveis, como construção de itens, produção de vegetais, combate, calabouços com tesouros e mais. (Read More)

A New Desert Waits for Repair in My Time at Sandrock Kickstarter

October 26th - via:
My Time at Sandrock was supposed to be an expansion to Portia before ambition sunk that idea. Plans for Sandrock included not just enhanced and revised gameplay but also multiplayer, which is something no realistic amount of poking at the Portia code would allow. The goal is to be bigger, prettier, deeper, basically all the things a good sequel should be, while expanding on the world and its history. (Read More)

My Time at Portia sequel My Time at Sandrock announced for PC and consoles

October 26th - via:
Fans of life-sim RPG My Time at Portia will be waking up to the delightful news that developer Pathea Games is hard at work on an all-new sequel. Expected to launch in Early Access in the spring of 2021, My Time at Sandrock is currently in development for PS4, PS5, PC, Xbox One, Xbox Series X, and Nintendo Switch. (Read More)

My Time at Portia Sequel My Time at Sandrock Announced, Now on Kickstarter

October 26th - via:
Pathea Games has announced My Time at Sandrock, a new sequel to My Time at Portia. The game is now up on Kickstarter like its predecessor, seeking $100,000 in funding for extra things like publishing their own game, multiplayer, and more. (Read More)

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