A downloadable game for Windows

This is a free demo of Beasts of Maravilla Island, available for a limited time in partnership with the Festival of Curiosity, running July 22-25. Please participate in our Festival of Curiosity Photo contest to win a copy of the full game on PC!

Just get your favorite photo from the demo, and share it on social media with the hashtag #BeastsPhotosFOC for a chance to win a full version of the game!

Embark on your adventure as an aspiring wildlife photographer in the hidden magic jungles of Maravilla Island! Explore and solve puzzles in order to discover extraordinary creatures, learn their behaviors, and most importantly, photograph their majesty.

The protective magic of Maravilla Island is waning, and the only way to save it is to restore humanity's belief in the magical. Assume the role of Marina Montez, an aspiring wildlife photographer who is armed with her grandfather's journal of Maravilla and his camera. To save Maravilla Island, you must climb, explore, and solve puzzles with the island's flora and fauna to find and photograph its fabulous beasts.

You'll also need to coax out their unique behaviors! Play with a rambunctious otter-crocodile. Be the wingman for a lovestruck bird-monkey. Discover the favorite hiding spots of birds disguised as bananas. Beasts of Maravilla Island is filled with enchanting opportunities to engage with creatures in unique, wholesome ways! Capture your magic moments with majestic animals, and share Maravilla Island's magic with the world!


  • Take on the role of an aspiring photographer and embark on your journey to fill your grandfather’s photobook with the magic of Maravilla Island.
  • Traverse a beautifully unique world freely by running and climbing to discover and engage with the local wildlife.
  • Includes over 50 extraordinary creatures and plants to photograph, each with their own appearance and behavior such as the Sparkling Lamp lily, the Maravillan Mango Kakapo and the Prism-Winged Butterfly.
  • Complete puzzles that rely on your cooperation with animals, including playing hide and seek with an Otter Crocodile or helping a Bird Monkey find his perfect match.
  • Explore three distinctive ecological zones, the Singing Jungle, the Glimmering River, and the Painted Plateau- each containing their own unique flora and fauna to uncover.
  • Put your photography skills to action by taking breathtaking shots, however you like! Choose an angle and adjust the height and zoom to get the perfect shot of Maravilla’s many mysteries.
  • Curate your photo book to your liking by capturing multiple photos of each animal and choosing the best ones to showcase.

This is a free demo for Beasts of Maravilla Island! You can purchase the full version of the game on itch.ioSteamNintendo Switch, and Xbox

If you encounter any issues while playing, please do let us know in the comments below, or at maravillabeasts@gmail.com. 

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Install instructions

Simply download the game, unzip, and enjoy!


Beasts of Maravilla Island Demo.zip 793 MB