Cyber Knights: Flashpoint tactical RPG game passes funding goal for Linux, Mac and Windows PC. Thanks to developer Trese Brothers. The Kickstarter crowdfunding campaign is already 109% funded. And still has 30 days left.
Cyber Knights: Flashpoint is a turn-based squad tactics RPG. Due to release on Linux, Mac and Windows PC in March 2021. Where players explore the dystopian cyberpunk future. Taking place in the year 2231. While you command a company of shadow mercenaries. Choose from 6 specialists from your team of hired mercenaries. All working for the highest bidder.
Gameplay also uses consequential story choices. With character development focusing on rich core of classic and new mechanics. Cyber Knights: Flashpoint also combines tactical elements like stealth, hacking and tense combat. Strategy features like base building, contact management and in-depth squad customization. So the gameplay invites you to explore a unique cyberpunk world. Including immersive, human stories of your merc team.
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Gameplay features a gridless movement system. To give a choose of options for unique and exciting setting design. By removing the grid for Cyber Knights. This adds precise control over your movement. And also positioning paired with more exciting and challenging sightlines.
Therefore instead of tiles, the game uses raycasting. These are 3D volumes to select targets for game mechanics. Such a gunfire, explosions, debuffs and visual detection. Setting up mechanics in a clear way. Such as “Anti-Personnel Grenades apply damage in a sphere with a 3-m radius. With a decreasing splash damage out to 5-m”. Rather than calculating affected targets using tiles and some approximations. While also creating a more challenging style of gameplay.
The mission system will use a blend. So you can expect hand-crafted levels in Cyber Knights. And proc-gen content to create highly replayable missions. Giving you a different feel every time you play.
Trese Brothers has been self funded since their first title in 2011. And remains this way today. Known for titles like Star Traders: Frontiers and Templar Battleforce. Now returning to Kickstarter in order to gather funding. Recruit an alpha team and find backers for the tactical RPG. Those who will help add new creative elements to the world of Cyber Knights. And the crowdfunding campaign will help create a better release. Also, be sure to Wishlist the it on Steam as well.