PRESS RELEASE 2024-03-07

Snufkin: Melody of Moominvalley is Now Available on 
PC and Nintendo Switch

STOCKHOLM – Mar. 7 2024 – Swedish publisher Raw Fury and Norwegian studio Hyper Games today launched their highly anticipated cozy musical adventure game, Snufkin: Melody of Moominvalley, globally for PC and Nintendo Switch. 

Drawing from renowned author Tove Jannson’s beloved works, Snufkin: Melody of Moominvalley expands the wonderful world of Moomin, giving fans of the stories and characters another adventure to explore and those who have yet to check out the Moomin universe, the perfect introduction. Players are invited to restore harmony to the game’s carefully crafted world as they go on a wholesome journey filled with thoughtful stories and touching, emotional moments.

Raw Fury and Hyper Games plan to bring Snufkin: Melody of Moominvalley to Android and iOS devices at a later date.

Watch the launch trailer here
Press Kit

“The Hyper Games team has shown an exceptionally deep understanding of the Moomin universe and the IP,” said Roleff Kråkström, Managing Director of Moomin Characters. “From the outset, they wanted to create a game for adults and children alike, appreciating the deeper levels of the original stories, which they have beautifully brought to life”.

Snufkin: Melody of Moominvalley is a story-rich musical adventure game about Snufkin restoring the valley and helping the quirky and memorable characters and critters who call it home. A series of hideous parks have cropped up in Moominvalley, disrupting the landscape and its harmonious nature. As Snufkin, you will distract police officers, pull out signs, and knock over misplaced statues as you vigorously try to restore nature and the inhabitants’ home while putting an end to the industrious Park Keeper’s plans.

Key Features

  • Set out on a cozy, story-rich adventure game with a gorgeous storybook art style
  • Get the strict Park Keeper and his horrible parks out of Moominvalley with the help of your trusty harmonica, a bit of stealth, and the friends you’ll meet along the way
  • Meet over 50 charming characters and creatures calling Moominvalley their home
  • Experience narrative gameplay and a myriad of charming stories and quests involving the beloved characters inspired by Tove Jansson’s work
  • Explore Moominvalley’s open world and solve musical and environmental puzzles along the way to uncover the happenings in the valley
  • Immerse yourself in the beautiful soundscape of music and melodies composed in collaboration with Sigur Rós

About Hyper Games

Hyper Games is an award-winning, independent video game studio based in Oslo, Norway. They make unique and interesting games with high-quality gameplay and distinctive art styles. To date they are known for the games Mørkredd and Eggggg, and are currently working on Snufkin: Melody of Moominvalley.

Studio: www.hypergames.no
Twitter: @hypergames

About Moomin Characters

Moomin Characters Oy Ltd is the official copyright holder of all the Moomin characters. All characters from Moominvalley are trademark-registered worldwide. The Moomins are central characters in a series of books and comic strips written by Finnish-Swedish writer and artist Tove Jansson between 1945 and 1980. They are one of Finland’s biggest exports and have a global fan base.

The company was founded in the 1950s by Tove Jansson (1914-2001) and her brother Lars Jansson to manage the Moomin copyright and is still run by family members. Rights and Brands is the worldwide licensing agent of the company.

Web: moomin.com

Instagram: @moominofficial

Tiktok: @moominofficial

Youtube: @Moominofficial

©Moomin Characters™

About Raw Fury

Raw Fury is a boutique indie (un)publisher founded in 2015 by Jonas Antonsson, Gordon Van Dyke, and David Martinez. We do not care about genres or mechanics. We care about experiences and emotions. We want to help developers make magic.

Web: rawfury.com
Twitter: twitter.com/rawfury
Discord: discord.gg/rawfury

For more information, please contact:
Albin Sandberg

Mi5 Communications | Stigbergsliden 5 | 414 63 Gothenburg | Sweden 






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