Porting The Wild at Heart published by Humble Games, from Xbox One to PlayStation 4 and Nintendo Switch.
The Wild at Heart is an action-adventure puzzle game with a charming and rich story, created by independent studio Moonlight Kids. Wield an ever-growing herd of quirky creatures to rebuild broken paths, battle perilous beasts, and solve peculiar puzzles in a rich, interconnected world. Join two young runaways as they unravel the mysteries of a lost realm in this nostalgic storybook fantasy!
PlayStation 4 and Nintendo Switch versions release date: 17.11.2021
In March 2021, Knights started working with a publisher - Humble Games - on their new title: The Wild at Heart. The collaboration aimed at bringing the game from Xbox One to PlayStation 4 and Nintendo Switch. The project involved 2 of our developers and a dedicated QA team.
The biggest challenge during porting the game to Switch turned out to be optimization and obtaining a maximum possible FPS. In the case of the PS4 port, the difficulty was the save system, on which we put a significant amount of development work to achieve the desired results.