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Laughing Machines

Action RPG UnDungeon Launches on Kickstarter; Looking to Release on PS4, Xbox One, PC, and Vita

Today, German-based developer Laughing Machines and publisher Square Enix Collective announced that roguelike, action RPG UnDungeon has launched on Kickstarter, seeking $52, 751 USD. Laughing Machines writes: …Read More The post Action RPG UnDungeon Launches on Kickstarter; Looking to Release on PS4, Xbox One, PC, and Vita by Tyler Fischer appeared first on DualShockers.

bulkhead interactive

The Turing Test Launches on January 23 for PS4

[embedded content] Developer Bulkhead Interactive (Pneuma: Breath of Life) announced today that they’re bringing The Turing Test, a first-person puzzle game, to PlayStation 4 on January 23. Published by Square Enix Collective, The Turing Test launched last year for PC and Xbox One, priced at $19.99 USD (PS4 price TBA). Set on Jupiter’s moon, Europa, The Turing Test stars engineer Ava Turing, who’s sent to discover the cause behind the disappearance of the ground crew stationed there. As you progress through the narrated story, you’ll solve puzzles using your Energy Manipulation Tool (EMT) to transfer power out from one object and into another. Here’s the list of features: Harness the ability to transfer power between machines using your ‘Energy Manipulation Tool’ providing a unique twist on gameplay mechanics and puzzle logic. Learn the significance of player control as you switch between multiple perspectives to solve The Turing Test’s most challenging puzzles. Discover a story with multiple layers of depth and conspiracy; challenging concepts of human morality and giving freedom to players to form theories about the fate of ISA’s crew members. You can watch the new PS4 trailer below: Explore the mystery on Europa in The Turing Test. Coming to PS4 on the 23rd of READ FULL STORY…

Shattered: Tale of the Forgotten King Gets Second Trailer; Reaches Kickstarter Goal

After appearing on Square Enix Collective, Shattered: Tale of The Forgotten King took to Kickstarter seeking $87,748 USD. Today, developer Redlock Studio has announced that it has hit its goal, as well as released a second trailer …Read More The post Shattered: Tale of the Forgotten King Gets Second Trailer; Reaches Kickstarter Goal by Tyler Fischer appeared first on DualShockers.

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Shattered: Tale of The Forgotten King Goes Live on Kickstarter; Gets Lengthy Trailer

After appearing on Square Enix Collective, Shattered: Tale of The Forgotten King has gone to Kickstarter seeking $87,748 USD. Being developed by Redlock Studios, Shattered: Tale of The Forgotten King is a both a 2D platformer and a 3D action game in development for PS4, Xbox One, and PC. Set in a strange and shattered world, ruled by Elder Gods, Shattered: Tale of The Forgotten King follows the “Wanderer” on his journey to find memories of his past. The gameplay consists of 2D platforming and puzzle solving, however, for the game’s 12 boss fights Shattered: Tale of The Forgotten King switches over to a 3D action format where you will dodge, roll, and build up combos in a hack n’ slash-type style. Shattered: Tale of The Forgotten King also boasts a classic RPG leveling system, a crafting system, and a language system that you will learn through your journey. The more of the Demiurges’ strange language you are able to learn, the more complete and clear the game’s ending will be. You can read more about the game here on its Kickstarter page. As mentioned above, Shattered: Tale of The Forgotten King is in development for PS4, Xbox One, and PC. It currently has no release date. Check out the new trailer below: [embedded…

My Next Games

Top-­Down Roguelike RPG Soulblight Goes Live on Square Enix Collective; Gets New Trailer

Today, My Next Games’ first-ever crack at game development, Soulblight, went live on Square Enix Collective. The dark top-down roguelike RPG is currently in development for PC. What is Soulblight? Soulblight is a top­down roguelike – more specifically, “rougelite” – that takes the genre’s mechanics and expands on them. The game is built around the literal meaning of RPG. Instead of XP grinding, it introduces a unique Taint System. While traveling through the shattered reality of the Temple, you will receive personality traits based on your choices. These will be the main source of your strength. To harness them, you will have to act accordingly. Becoming an alcoholic means that you will be rewarded for getting drunk, but from that point being sober might prove to be unbearable. Features: A unique Taint System designed to encourage role playing. Tons of weapons, armor, and utility items. Dynamic and tactical combat build around stamina management and distance control. Optional stealth approach that complements fighting. Randomly generated, visually breathtaking levels. High difficulty level emphasized by permadeath mechanics. Gameplay­-driven narrative. Story: Story in Soulblight revolves around the invasion of the Pyrope Horde. No one knows where did the crystal covered beasts come from. But the fact remains,…

Metaphora

Story Adventure Game Metaphora Goes Live on Square Enix Collective; Gets New Trailer

Today, MOONYCAT’s story adventure Game Metaphora went live on Square Enix Collective. It is currently in development for PC, though a release on other platforms could be in the cards. What is Metaphora? Metaphora is the name of a small hollow planet filled with fascinating and crazy wildlifeYou play as LUX, a small star that has fallen from the sky, seeking a route home where he belongs. During his journey, LUX will discover why stars are disappearing from the night skies while you will be confronted by an enemy, a disease called the “NEOVIRUS” that disrupts and corrupts the internal ecosystem of METAPHORA. By using the power of wildlife, our hero will delve into combat against the NEOVIRUS and make Metaphora blossom again. “It is high time to rekindle the stars.” The gameplay is centered around exploration of different areas of planet. To progress through the adventure and reach the sun, you will have to use the power of wildlife to unlock the passageways that hinder Lux’s progress. Along the way you will discover the story of an ancient civilization who once populated the planet, as well as face natural cataclysms ravaging the planet like giant tornadoes, flame geysers, sand tsunami’s and thunder cyclones….

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3D Action Adventure Game Pine Goes Live on Square Enix Collective; Gets New Trailer

Today, Twirlbound’s 3D Action Adventure Game Pine went live on Square Enix Collective. Pine is currently in development for PC, and if a crowdfunding campaign allows for it, it will also be developed for PS4 and Xbox One. What is Pine? Pine is a game that adapts to you. Using advanced artificial intelligence systems, the game recognizes your patterns and style of play, and makes its creatures and world evolve to you specifically. Take the role of Hue, a scared but brave adolescent belonging to one of the last remaining human tribes on the island of Albamare, fighting for the survival of their species. Find your way to a new home in an amazing adventure! The theme of the game is said to be heavily inspired by the the Zelda series, while the dance-like combat is similar to what you would find in Bloodborne. Further, Pine “adds implements an advanced system of AI, borrowing ideas and mechanics from the nemesis system of Shadow of Mordor and Fable‘s dynamic progression. Pine also boats things such as active weathering, an open-world full of mountains, plains, forests, beaches and swamps, and an ever-evolving population of animals that will physically and mentally change/evolve depending on how you interact with them. As you…