Anshar Studios has launched a Kickstarter campaign for Gamedec, its “single-participant, non-fight, cyberpunk, isometric RPG” first introduced for PC in August 2019. It’s looking for $50,000 in funding for an estimated launch in December and a beta in Q2 2020.
“What’s essential for us, is to assemble suggestions about our undertaking and to develop it in keeping with group opinions,” mentioned Anshar Studios on the Kickstarter campaign. “That’s the reason we determined to succeed in out for group assist. We have been hoping you would assist us make an amazing sport! This Kickstarter campaign could have a further influence on how way more we are able to add to the sport earlier than its launch. Additionally, it would allow us to acquire some further funds to broaden Gamedec additional and add some further options that we have been at all times dreaming of.”
Right here is an outline of the sport, by way of its Steam page:
Gamedec is a single-participant non-fight cyberpunk isometric RPG. You’re a sport detective, who solves crimes inside digital worlds. Use your wits to assemble data out of your witnesses and suspects, unravel misleading schemes, save lives, and examine the extraordinary relationships between digital worlds and their inhabitants. The sport frequently adapts to your decisions and by no means judges – You’re the sum of your decisions.
Welcome to Warsaw Metropolis of the XXII century. The Tech of the longer term is so superior that the time period “actual” is relative and “life” and “demise” have many meanings. Digital worlds give rise to issues of the human nature: lust, sloth, envy, and delight. The residents of those digital sport-worlds want specialists—Gamedecs—Non-public Investigators with expertise in these worlds who work to find the secrets and techniques and explores mechanics hidden in these realities for the fee of your purchasers. You’re one in all them. You’re a Gamedec.
Gamedec emulates the character of tabletop RPGs by specializing in character improvement by means of choice making. Collect facets and craft your distinctive set of professions that can will let you lead investigations in a method that ft your fashion. Uncover extraordinary relationships between the digital worlds and their inhabitants because of the gathered info within the codex.
Like in traditional tabletop RPGs, you’re given the liberty to strategy conditions from a number of angles relatively than forcing a single resolution – the selection is yours and yours alone.
- Work together with NPCs to assemble intel and entry completely different dialogue choices relying in your decisions, developed career and purchased data.
- Go to quite a few digital worlds, from the deceitful farm-like setting, by means of darkish-noir cyberpunk realities to fantasy-based mostly realms.
- Use your Codex and Deduction to unscramble info and proof to conclude the case. Discover your individual reply and reply accordingly to your individual ethics, integrity or only a sense of poetic justice.
- Form your character by means of actions that grant constructive or adverse results. Decide the best way to you wish to be perceived by the opposite by deciding on traits, which correspond to your gameplay fashion. Develop your individual Gamedec by means of your choices, decisions, and actions.
- Meet numerous characters in each Realium and Virtualium that may be pleasant, or hostile—relying in your choices all through the sport.
Watch the Kickstarter campaign trailer and a brand new gameplay walkthrough video beneath.