Beamdog, the writer behind Baldur’s Gate I and II Enhanced Editions, has revealed its first unique title, MythForce, and it’s a Eighties cartoon-inspired, first-person rogue-lite that hits Early Entry as an Epic Video games Retailer unique on April 20.
Earlier than studying something extra about MythForce, you must completely watch the MythForce intro trailer as a result of it rips – it’s completely ‘80s, and the MythForce theme music will keep in your head for the remainder of the day. You possibly can watch it under:
“I’m past excited to lastly exhibit our group’s unique work,” Beamdog CEO Trent Oster writes in a press launch. “MythForce is pure, unadulterated enjoyable – proper out of the Saturday mornings of my childhood. With a easy but satisfying recreation loop, it’s an enormous departure from the RPG classics we’re recognized for, however the Beamdog DNA is obvious if you realize the place to look.”
The Early Entry launch of MythForce, which occurs subsequent week on April 20, consists of 4 playable heroes and can encompass MythForce’s Episode 1: Bastion of the Beastlord. As you wield weapons and highly effective magic, the MythForce heroes you and your folks play as will face a sequence of more and more tough challenges as you discover overgrown ruins stuffed with cartoon enemies. You possibly can face these challenges solo or group up with as much as three buddies in on-line co-op.
“Heroes degree up as they discover the dungeon, unlocking totally different perks for every playthrough, in addition to particular rank upgrades that carry over to new periods,” a press launch reads. “Procedurally-generated maps with randomized encounters and loot preserve every playthrough recent. In true rogue-lite trend, every time gamers are defeated they’ve to begin over originally, however each playthrough makes them somewhat stronger.”
Episode 1: Bastion of the Beastlord will hit Epic Video games Retailer Early Entry on PC subsequent week on April 20. Beamdog says it’s going to launch extra episodes throughout this Early Entry interval, incorporating enter from gamers as properly.
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