Dreeps is a classic (mobile) RPG with a special trick. It features characters, explorations, battles, interactions with other fictional people and objects. The only exception to the classic scenario is that it doesn’t require any input from its player – no grinding, looting, ripetitive tasks or hours spent on quests.
Hisanori Hiraoka, Daisuke Watanabe, and Kyohei Fujita have conceived the game as an alarm playing game. According to the official page:
For you who don’t have time anymore to play RPG, “Alarm Playing Game” is a new type of game where you just have to set an alarm to enjoy an RPG adventure. Before going to bed just set the alarm in dreeps, and the robot boy will sleep like you.
When you’ll wake up with in that alarm in the morning, as you go to worker to school, the robot boy with go on an adventure though fields, valleys or peninsulas where bosses are waiting for him in dungeons. A new day is starting for you and the robot boy !
In dreeps, you will just have to set the alarm, that’s all. You can have a look at the adventure on the phone put on you desk while working, during snack time, just enjoy the game at your pace. If you woke up with dreeps, the adventure will automatically continue as long as the robot boy has enough HP, even if you don’t open the app. You might be missing some events, but don’t mind about it.
There’s almost no text in the game. You can imagine your own version of the story with the hints hidden in visuals and sound. You can share some screenshots and you thoughts about the game by pressing the « share » button.
- Set dreeps’ alarm before you sleep. After a restful slumber, your HP will be invigorated.
- dreeps’ alarm will ring when morning comes. As the robot Boy sets forth, your day begins!
- Observe the robot boy’s exploits while at work, or at snack time. The game will adapt to your life rhythm.
Downaload Dreeps from the App Store.