Developer Cradle Games and publisher tinyBuild have made a difficult decision. Since they will postpone the release of the upcoming dark Sci-fi RPG Hellpoint. Previously scheduled for on Linux, Mac and Windows PC on April 16th 2020.
Now, Hellpoint is due to release by the end of Q2 2020. Cradle Games are also planning to use the extra development time. So they can incorporate all the feedback they have received from players. Due to the recently released free chapter, The Thespian Feast for Windows PC.
Cradle Games and tinyBuild have also released a new short teaser trailer. This focuses on the game’s 3D printed protagonist, the artificial human known as The Spawn.
Hellpoint – Launch Teaser
Matt Boudreau, Creative Director at Cradle Games:
“In light of the unprecedented events facing the world. We have been forced to postpone the launch of the game. We plan to use the additional development time not just for polishing. But also to address the feedback we’ve gathered. And make Hellpoint an even better gaming experience for everybody! The feedback of the community had such enthusiasm and energy.”
Hellpoint takes place in the aftermath of a massive quantum cataclysm called the Merge. Since you wake up on board the Irid Novo space station. Due to be a beacon of galactic cooperation. As well as and scientific exploration gone horribly wrong. What happens next will be solely up to you and your choices.
- Souls-like gameplay in a unique setting: Explore the derelict space station of Irid Novo and face bizarre enemies with a tight and unforgiving combat system.
- Occult space story: Blending science and fantasy, the intensely atmospheric dark sci-fi setting will keep you searching for answers.
- Dynamic World: The Quantic System acts as a dungeon master, slightly transforming the game world every time you die and triggering events as the station revolves around the black hole.
- Jump-in co-op and PvP multiplayer: Ask a friend to press Start to join a couch co-op session or call for assistance online. Hellpoint offers a full, uninterrupted co-op story with shared loot drops.
Hellpoint souls-like RPG will now be delayed until Q2 2020. Due to release on Linux, Mac and Windows PC. Hopefully we will have a launch date soon.