There’s a lot of nostalgia for the old 3D action platformer days of the Nintendo 64, and Tamarin is certainly a nod in that direction. It’s a game about a tamarin monkey and its family, and it’s being developed by Chameleon Games, a studio that includes some Rare veterans.

In real life, tamarins are squirrel-sized New World monkeys who hang around in trees generally having a good time. Here, they’re possibly even cuter, with big fuzzy bobble heads and charming little smiles. They run around, explore, collecting berries and flowers in a sun-dappled world of streams and trees and friendly porcupines.

Things take a dark turn about midway through the new trailer, however. The on-screen text reads “Save your family,” and we’re left to wonder “save them from what, exactly?” as the shot switches to our little tamarin friend sitting morosely outside a burning house.

Tamarin may not be quite as cute as it initially seems at all, in fact. After the splash screen showing the title and key art, there’s more footage.

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