Niche Spotlight – Everhood


Today’s Niche Spotlight is Everhood, a surreal and unconventional RPG by Foreign Gnomes.

The game is set in the bizarre realm of Everhood, a world on the edges of space and time populated by a extraordinary beings. You play as Red, a wooden puppet that had their arm stolen by a mysterious gnome, an event which triggers a journey that will tear at the very fabric of reality.

Interact with a cast of quirky characters and fight enemies in a rhythm-based battle system. The PC version also comes with mod support in the form of a battle editor.

You can find the launch trailer below.

Everhood is available on Windows PC (via Steam) and Nintendo Switch.

You can find the rundown (via Steam) below:

Welcome to the world of Everhood
Where up is down
And left is right
Where time has stopped
And strange characters R O A M

Here you control a wooden doll whose arm has been stolen by a blue gnome…


  • Groove to music based battles
  • Embark on a 5-6 hour journey with many twists and turns
  • Expect the unexpected
  • Custom Battle Editor Support
  • Enter a wild world with visceral visuals accompanied with magical music
  • Conquer a great challenge that awaits the bold…

((Game contains imagery that may be harmful to players with photosensitive epilepsy or similar condition))

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Image: Steam



Frank was a former Niche Gamer contributor.

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