ThatGameCompany has always been very open about the influence of Team Ico’s work on their games and in Journey it definitely shows. Aside from being a visually beautiful game, the set up is thematically similar to Shadow of the Colossus, but much simpler. The opening tilt up to the illuminated mountain is the only direction or instruction you receive in the game as to Journey’s overall purpose. With that one camera tilt you are sent on your way with no explanation or exposition.
Now, users can very simply add Time, Date, Weather, Memory, Battery, Email, and Phone information to their menu. Each menu has the option of whether to display it or not, a template How it will look in the menu, an option of which order to display it in, the location in which to display that item in Top or bottom, and lastly any special options that feature has.The time menu has 3 separate templates to choose from for user preference.