A monster catching game inspired heavily by Pokemon; I was motivated to make it by the release of Pokemon Black and White.
While it's inspired by Pokemon, it is not a direct clone. It merely copies the genre, not the exact mechanics.
The game takes place on a mysterious, broken world which has had its crust ripped up and fragmented; islands of rock slowly orbit a naked core, held there by gravity and magic.
The world once belonged to a race similar in technology and culture to ancient civilisations like the Egyptians or Aztecs, except for one thing: they had learned how to capture and control the Monsters that inhabit all worlds in the Astrostles Galaxy.
These Monsters are the same ones from MARDEK; they form from an omnipresent 'miasma', which is a sort of invisible energy that is left over from the creation of a world, simulated by thinking minds to create 'physical phantasms'; soulless monsters that exist to hurt and lack true souls or minds.
The ancient people knew how to capture and train these, but they were wiped out by whatever catastrophe destroyed their world.
Humans from another world came and colonised the remains of the world they've dubbed 'Fracture', since it was still inhabitable despite all reason, and it was a sort of novelty.
For many years, archaeologists tried to learn what they could about the dead race just out of curiosity, to learn what made the world into what it is.
One scientist managed to reproduce the technology that the Ancients used to capture and summon monsters, and he was able to bring this skill to a new generation of humans. It became a popular hobby, and discovery of the past was forgotten now that the present was so interesting.
The scientist that brought this technology to the masses did so at a great cost to himself... He never liked training monsters himself and retreated to his own little island and became a hermit to avoid association with them.
His solitude is disturbed when two travellers seek his aid, his expertise in archaeology, and, despite being in his winter years, he decides that he should go with them and involve himself in the world of training monsters to discover what fractured Fracture...
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