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Two Leaves and a bud - Tea Garden Simulator Coming to Steam on April 14

Tea farm and factory management game
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Kolkata, India–April 7, 2021– Indie developer Flying Robot Studios will be releasing their tea farm and factory management game Two Leaves and a bud - Tea Garden Simulator on April 14 on Steam.

Two Leaves and a bud - Tea Garden Simulator brings the real-world farming and processing techniques into fun-filled and challenging gameplay, taking a combination of understanding the age-old craft of tea production and managing the business operations.
Two Leaves and a bud - Tea Garden Simulator is made with consultation and partnership of 'Chengmari Tea Estate', which is the biggest tea estate of Asia.
Two Leaves and a bud - Tea Garden Simulator will be launched in Early Access and it will remain like that for 1 year approximately. During this time, more equipment, weather, tea farming and processing techniques of different cultures will be added.
The current Early Access version of Two Leaves and a bud - Tea Garden Simulator provides players with 5 different farms and 8 types of factory equipment to choose from.

  • The ability to produce different types of tea. Like Green, Oolong, Black, White, Matcha, CTC. 
  • Choose from a clone bank of different tea varieties, each with its own pros and cons. Use research to make new tea clones with desired qualities. 
  • Analyze the terroir, soil and treat your land to produce the desired result.
  • Organize work schedules and progress through the game day by day.
  • Time of the year, Dynamic weather system reflecting the unpredictability of real-world climate.
  • Protect your tea plants through specific treatments depending on the type of pest and disease.
  • Prune or pluck your tea. Choose specific types of leaves to pluck for different teas. 
  • Craft your Tea in the factory through the game's 4 tea-making processes: Withering, Rolling, Oxidation, and Fixing. Each type of tea needs to be crafted in a certain way to achieve the best results, so you'll have to learn and master each one.
  • Simulation engine based on real-world tea chemistry. (With expert consultation from Chengmari Tea Gardens)
  • Take up the challenges of producing legendary real-world teas to unlock achievements and take the title of 'Tea Master'.

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About Flying Robot Studios
Flying Robot Studios is an award-winning game development studio based in Kolkata, India. It was founded in 2012 by Satyajit Chakraborty. (a video games industry veteran). It has clients like Missing Link Trust, The University of Helsinki, and Jhpiego (John Hopkins University Affiliate). The studio has won several awards including ‘Nasscom Game of the Year’ in 2016 and ‘World Summits Awards’ 2019.