Tchia’s Characters Are Voiced By New Caledonia Residents

To bring authenticity to Tchia, the developers at Awaceb hired New Caledonia residents to voice characters in the game. The tropical adventure follows the titular character Tchia, who can take control of any object or animal around her as she traverses a colorful world. Every character speaks in one of New Caledonia’s native languages, Drehu.
Tchia offers a slew of game mechanics from gliding to ukulele-playing, leading many to compare it to AAA video games like The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild and The Last of Us Part 2. Even Tchia’s main feature where the player can …