Oceanheart is a game about sailing, exploring oceans and discovering islands.
If you like the following things: Wind Waker, Animal Crossing, The Sims, consider this a warning. You are most likely about to fall in love with this game.
Oceanheart is adorable. You play as a character called Mami and you do things like fish, craft, sail, and decorate your ship.
It looks like this:
And in motion it looks like this:
Much like, say Wind Waker, the ocean is tempremental. Storms can destroy the world as you know it, re-arranging the game , providing you with new objects to find and new areas to explore.
The game is being developed by Alec Holowka and Karen Bitmoo. It's been in the works since April this year. They have a really interesting development blog you can read here.
It has gorgeous artwork that describes some of the games early goals and mechanics, like this...
And also this:
It looks utterly beautiful.
No idea when Oceanheart will be released, but it's currently slated for PC/Mac. The team has been messing around with consoles so hopefully it'll see a release on other platforms too at some point.