A rhythm game about dreams and reality merging together



  -  Paid
  • Latest Version

    Melatonin LATEST

  • Review by

    Jack Taylor

  • Operating System

    Windows 7 / Windows 8 / Windows 10 / Windows 11

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  • Author / Product

    Half Asleep / External Link

Melatonin is a rhythm-based game that blends the boundary between dreams and reality. It's a unique gaming experience that relies on animations and sound cues to keep the players engaged and in beat, with minimalistic interfaces. The game offers a harmonious journey through various dreamlike levels with surprising challenges, hand-drawn art, and vibrant music.

The game showcases the relationship between the dreams we have while sleeping and the experiences we go through when awake. The levels are designed with a colorful and detailed hand-drawn visual style and the music is produced in a way that complements the gameplay and visuals. As players progress through the game, they uncover elements of the main character's life through the different levels of their dreams.

Main Features
  • Discover over 20 dreamy levels spread across 5 chapters, with every level introducing a new song.
  • Unlock a Hard Mode that will truly test your rhythm.
  • Make the rhythm game level of your dreams with an easy to use Level Editor.
  • Use Practice Mode to guide you through each level.
  • Try out plenty of assist features if you’re feeling lost
Melatonin game features 20+ dreamy levels across 5 chapters, each with a new song to discover. Players can challenge themselves with the Hard Mode, create their own levels with the easy-to-use Level Editor, or use Practice Mode for guidance. The game also includes assist features for players who need help and is fully compatible with the Steam Deck, with a color mode specifically calibrated for the Steam Deck's screen.

In conclusion, Melatonin is a relaxing rhythm game that offers charming visuals and audio. The minimalistic controls and beginner-friendly tutorials make it an accessible game for both new and veteran players.

System Requirements
  • OS: Windows 7 (SP1+) and Windows 10/11
  • Processor: 1.6 GHz or faster
  • Memory: 4 GB RAM
  • Storage: 2 GB available space
  • Additional Notes: Bluetooth audio not recommended due to latency
The star/ring mechanic and the ability to "perfect" levels provide challenges for those seeking a challenge. Although the game is short and requires little commitment, players may find themselves wishing for more. Overall, Melatonin is a recommendable game for those looking for a unique rhythm gaming experience.

  • Exceptional graphics design
  • Includes a level editor
  • Offers well-designed levels
  • Features superb animation and visuals
  • The songs have a similar sound or style

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