“The Mims Beginning” is a god-like strategy game with a dose of cosmic humor. The story takes place in an unknown space and time. In this galaxy mythical floating islands give shelter to all kinds of unusual and dangerous creatures. The game combines elements of fantasy and sci-fi genres.
Build interesting structures, plant vegetation, breed animals, take care of your minions, use divine PSI powers, triumph in face of natural disasters, fight monsters, predict the future, reveal secrets and much more. Assume the lead over Mims as they journey across the galaxy in their epic quest!
During their intergalactic voyage Mims are hit by an asteroid – their spaceship reduced to debris and the crew forced to evacuate onto nearby planets, which hold their own share of surprises.
The player’s goal, among others, is to perform various tasks necessary to repair the spaceship. You begin by properly expanding your new colonies. Every mission takes place on a different planet, where isolated groups of castaways face their own fate.
The game combines numerous elements of gameplay: Your colonists act on their own most of the time, going about their duties without orders issued by the player. However, you can control them directly by issuing simple commands.
As the leader of the colony you have psionic power at your disposal, altering the fauna and flora of your planet, as well as the environment which they inhabit.
The main focus of the game lies in expanding and defending the colony. Every building or plant placement counts, nevertheless the game falls more into a light-strategy genre.
Creating & upgrading structures
Various species of plants with different ways of yielding fruit
Livestock farming & trading
Skill acquirement by Mims
Special divine powers at player’s disposal
Protecting colony from wildlife predators and vermin
Natural disasters (e.g. meteor shower, acid rains, infections and more)
Secrets to be found across numerous islands
Unique monsters (bosses)
Real Time Physics
Planting your own fruit crops
Timeline mechanic allowing to predict future events
Smell sensor – excessive odor will attract pests and predators
Varied floating islands with many unusual adventures
Different landscapes and weather conditions