QUBE 2 gets a new gameplay trailer, which is also coming to Linux games. So independent developer Toxic Games is showing off more of the games puzzles.
So this is also the sequel to the award-winning original game. Which did get Linux support, well it come later. The new trailer showcases how Q.U.B.E. 2 begins in cold, pristine environments. Before more natural elements begin to encroach into the spaces of the monolith. Since this is what players will be exploring.
Launching on Windows, PlayStation 4 and Xbox One in Q1 2018, hopefully followed by Linux via Steam.
QUBE 2 features a gripping linear story. All within a more open-ended framework. Since this allows players to combine game mechanics in new and exciting ways.
“The Gameplay Trailer shows off the experience players can expect come launch. Including improved glove controls and more complex puzzles. We want to deliver players a title with production values. Those that belie the small team creating it,” said Dan Da Rocha, Managing Director at Toxic Games. “However most importantly, we aim to deliver a great narrative experience. Wrapped in gameplay that offers players some room for experimentation. And more open ended puzzle solving in particular instances.”
QUBE 2 Official Gameplay Trailer (Windows, Linux coming later)
QUBE 2 features a new cast of characters thrust into an unearthly situation. And since this will delight both newcomers and fans of its predecessor alike. The games sequel also puts players in the role of archaeologist Amelia Cross. Who awakens in an alien world with no memory of how she got there. Armed with a strange pair of gloves that let her manipulate the environment. Amelia must navigate a maze-like monolith full of puzzles. Searching for another survivor, Commander Emma Sutcliffe. Whom she is connected to via radio communication. Together they must find a way home. So a bit different from the original QUBE game.
Over the course of the games 11 Chapters. Players will step into Amelia’s shoes. Exploring the structure and solving its puzzles to progress. Combine the abilities of the “manipulation gloves” with the alien technology of the monolith. Hence the open ended gameplay adventure featuring over 80 puzzles. In a story that explores themes of trust, isolation and humanity.
Thought-provoking questions about your true purpose. And the origins of the structure you’re navigating will need to be considered. Forcing you to come to terms with a devastating truth that will shake your world.