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Pack Your Bags for Magic 101 When Whimel Academy Launches Later This Year

The first title from indie developer Impossible Home transports players to a whimsical world where all are welcome!

Indie developer Impossible Home is gearing up early for spooky season! Whimel Academy, a cozy fantasy time manager, will be released on PC later this year.

Welcome to Whimel Academy
Whimel Academy is a slow-paced time manager set at a prestigious school for budding mages. Step into the shoes of a new student embarking on a six-year journey filled with magical adventures, academic challenges, and heartfelt friendships. As a student at Whimel Academy, players can choose their path, manage their schedule and inventory, and interact with a diverse cast of characters. Whimel Academy’s casual fantasy setting and approachable mechanics make this a title everyone can enjoy.

A World Awaits
Through Whimel Academy’s first-person perspective, players spend their days attending classes, visiting local shops, and socializing with the other students. Choose your niche from courses like Herbology, Astronomy, Divination, and Magical Theory, and tailor your schedule to match your interests. Outside the classroom, put your education to work through part-time jobs or crafting, stroll through the gardens for a relaxing retreat, or cozy up in the dorm with a new book and your furry feline companion. Each task at Whimel Academy boosts a player’s attributes, contributing to your physical, emotional, mental, and magical well-being. Prioritizing your health and happiness is the key to success at Whimel Academy!

Become A Social Butterfly
As you settle into life at Whimel Academy, get to know the other students on campus. A diverse set of in-game characters, each with unique interests and personalities, are waiting to meet you. Interact with these students to increase your friendship level, creating more opportunities for meaningful conversation. Lifelong friendships and youthful romance are waiting to be discovered at Whimel Academy!

Key Features

  • Back to Basics: Players must navigate their schedule wisely, balancing classes, extracurricular activities, friendships, and personal well-being.
  • Get Working: Earn an income through part-time work, or try crafting and selling your wares for profit! Excel in potion-making, painting, cooking, and more; as you improve, unlock higher-quality ingredients for higher profits!
  • Friendships Await: Forge meaningful connections with fellow students and explore romantic possibilities with Whimel’s multiple in-game characters.
  • Whimsical Worldbuilding: Immerse yourself in a charming fantasy world filled with delightful details, a cozy atmosphere, and slice-of-life experiences that transport players to a magical realm.
  • Find Your Own Path: Tailor your character’s journey by focusing on your interests, leading to over 30 unique endings based on your decisions and accomplishments throughout the game.
  • An Approachable Adventure: Whimel Academy strives for inclusivity by introducing pronouns, featuring a diverse cast of characters, and emphasizing personal well-being.

Whimel Academy will be released later this year on PC and is available to Wishlist on Steam.

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