We Happy Few is an action, adventure video game that is developed by Compulsion Game and published by Gearbox Publishing.
This takes place in the mid-1960’s in the English City of Wellington Wells, this is a drug-fuelled society that was formed following an unexpected timeline of events within the World War II, and is now on the verge of downfall. Residents of the Wellington Wells seek ways to forget the war began taking in drugs known as “Joy” that leaves them constantly happy, but lacking morals.
As a player, you choose to stop using the drug and is dubbed a “Downer”. You must create your way to survive and complete something that is important to you, while trying to escape the city’s problems and before it socially collapses.
The game features three different playable characters, each with their own, unique storyline. As you hide from the city’s plague or fight back, you will encounter some glimmer of hope, or dark humor, and even a redemption along your path.
Collect and scavage dor items, craft your own weapons, tools, devices and collect recipes while you make your way through the puzzles and encounters. Fight using your very own weapons or with your bare hands without killing anyone.