The surreal action-adventure game Figment 2: Creed Valley is now set to launch on March 9, and till then, the unique Figment—a “musical action-adventure set within the recesses of the human thoughts”—is free for retains on Steam.

“If Dr. Seuss made a puzzle game, it will most likely seem like Figment,” is how we described the game following its 2017 launch. Whereas ostensibly an action-adventure game, it performed extra like an environmental puzzle game, every puzzle a brief story unto itself. Figment: Creed Valley was introduced in 2019 as “encore” DLC however someplace alongside the road—late 2020, going by the information updates on Steam—it grew to become Figment 2.

Like the primary game, Figment 2: Creed Valley takes place throughout the very unusual confines of the human thoughts, which is being overrun by Nightmares who’ve “shattered the Ethical Compass.” It as soon as once more falls to Dusty and his sidekick Piper to face down fears and “restore the sunshine that after was.” And in contrast to the unique Figment, Piper is not simply an NPC companion this time round, however a fully-controllable character playable in native co-op.

A deliberate Figment 2 launch in February ran right into a small delay, and now it is set to come back out on March 9. Till then, you may snag the unique Figment totally free—simply pop round to Steam, click on the “add to account” button, and revel in. 

“Strive the game out once you get the possibility, tell us if you happen to preferred it!” developer Bedtime Digital Video games stated. “Or let it sit in your Steam backlog, quietly slipping away (which can also be okay).”

If the free Figment is not sufficient, you can even get a zero-cost style of the brand new game courtesy of Figment 2: Creed Valley – Prologue, “a brief introduction” wherein gamers will face off in opposition to the concern of the darkish “in rock ‘n’ roll showdowns.”