In action, Thirsty Suitors combines a unique blend of turn-based combat, acrobatic skateboarding, and cooking, all to the beat of protagonist Jala’s messy relationships, family pressures, and culture in a journey of self-expression. Turn-based, the combat will see Jala battle it out with exes, fresh suitors, and skate punks. Thirsty Suitor’s skateboarding will see Jala explore Bearfoot Park with plenty of mysteries to unravel along the way.
Here’s some sleek marketing words from Outerloop Games to get a sense of what Thirsty Suitors has in store for players:
”From Outerloop Games comes Thirsty Suitors – a game about culture, relationships, family pressures, and expressing oneself.
Can Jala handle her demanding parents, reconcile with her exes, and mend broken friendships in time for her sister’s wedding? Will she be ready for the impending visit of Nani, the family’s terrifying and judgmental matriarch?
Through the game’s story, Jala will confront her exes in cinematic, turn-based battle sequences.”
Thirsty Suitors Features
And, we’d be nothing without a good feature list. Find it below.
Combat – Turn-based, over-the-top combat with upgrades, special abilities, and a unique mood system that lets you take advantage of vulnerabilities. Take the fight to skate punks, random suitors, and ultimately, your exes.
Skateboarding – Skate, grind, and wall-run across Timber Hills with intricate movesets, combos, and challenges. Unravel the mysteries of Bearfoot Park while battling skate punks and their leader, Soundie the Bear.
Cooking – Try to impress your mom and repair your relationship with action-packed cooking segments, while exploring a rich menu of delicious South Asian inspired dishes.
No word on a Thirsty Suitors release date or platforms quite yet.