DECEIVER is a pre-apocalyptic philosophical shooter for Linux, Mac and Windows on Kickstarter. The crowdfunding campaign officially launched. A free demo for indie shooter DECEIVER is out now. Since this accompanies the Kickstarter which is aiming to raise $23,000 US.
DECEIVER Shooter Demo:
Also the demo is available now on Linux, Mac and Windows. So you can experience both singleplayer and multiplayer gamplay. Complete with Assault, Capture the Flag and Deathmatch game modes. Since you can play DRM-free via Itch or using Steam.
Launch your spider drone at walls, ceilings and enemy heads. While venturing through this pre-apocalyptic philosophical shooter. Explore a vast cyberpunk city. Shoot things in the face. Question your basic beliefs.
DECEIVER Kickstarter Trailer (Linux, Mac, Windows)
So the story behind DECEIVER is about impending doom. How do people react to it? Do they give up? Fight it? Continue life as normal? Enjoy themselves as much as possible before the end?
Or in the end, sacrifice themselves to save someone they love? Maybe all of the above.
While you, as the player explore a vast cyberpunk city. Also using first-person parkour movement mechanics. Fighting with other online players for control of the city. Since you have the task of finding and unlocking terminals. Which allow you to deploy and control spider drones.
The game features true 3D combat, with spider drones crawling on walls and ceilings. Also launching themselves at enemies.
The games art style sports a vector geometry style. Since is an inspiration of the 1982 sci-fi film “Tron”. All powered by a custom engine. Everything is built from vectors, right down to the font.
Helvetica Scenario is a one-man studio founded by Evan Todd in 2014. Before going indie, Evan worked in the industry on F2P mobile games. His first title “Lemma” released in 2015.
DECEIVER the crowdfunding campaign is open now for pledges. The games due to release in May 2019 on Linux, Mac and Windows. So this is a very unique title worth backing.