Niche Spotlight – Kaze and the Wild Masks

Kaze and the Wild Masks

Today’s Niche Spotlight is Kaze and the Wild Masks, a retro-inspired action-platformer by PixelHive and SOEDESCO.

The once peaceful Crystal Islands have been cursed, turning all of the region’s vegetables into enraged psychopaths. Help the anthropomorphic rabbit Kaze save his homeland and friends by finding a way to reverse the curse, and exterminate the veggie menace.

Find the legendary Wild Masks and unlock the abilities of the tiger, eagle, lizard, and shark to overcome obstacles and enemies. The game also boasts over fifty bonus levels, and plenty of collectibles.

You can find the launch trailer below.

Kaze and the Wild Masks is available on Windows PC (via Steam), Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and Google Stadia for $19.99 USD.

You can find the rundown (via Steam) below:

About Kaze and the Wild Masks
Journey through the Crystal Islands in 90’s classics platformer style. Play as Kaze and save your friend Hogo from a curse that spread chaos around the islands. Face enraged living vegetables by invoking the powers of the wild masks. Pounce ferociously like a tiger, soar through the sky like an eagle, sprint fiercely like a lizard and rule the sea like a shark.


  • Unleash the skills of the Wild Masks to get powers from the tiger, eagle, lizard and shark
  • Uncover the secrets of the Crystal Islands through collectables, achievements and 50+ bonus levels
  • Relive your childhood memories of classic platformers with high quality frame by frame pixel art
  • Pave your way through a satisfyingly smooth, but challenging platformer

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Frank Streva


Niche Gamer’s resident indie expert. Digs through the Steam new releases so you don’t have to. Massive fan of miniature and board games as well.