Skully is a 2D action-adventure game developed and published by Modus Games. The game was released in 2020 for Nintendo Switch.
The game is set on a haunted tropical island, where players control Skully, a living skull with the ability to control his shadow. Players use Skully’s shadow to solve puzzles, overcome obstacles, and fight enemies.
Skully has a unique art style inspired by classic cartoons. The game also features a mesmerizing soundtrack composed by David Wise, composer of the Donkey Kong Country series.
Skully was positively reviewed by critics, with praise for its art style, soundtrack, and innovative gameplay. The game won the “Best Adventure Game” award at The Game Awards 2020.