Startup developer Poorly Timed Games, which is headed up by Destiny veteran Chris Wright, has introduced its first recreation: Grim Tranquility, an isometric-view roguelite tactical RPG that is coming quickly to PC through Steam.
In Grim Tranquility, the story goes that humanity has exhausted the earth of habitability, and so folks should enterprise out into house and discover a new dwelling someplace within the stars. Naturally, a hostile alien empire they encounter is not too eager on permitting that to occur, and battle ensues. Check out the announcement trailer above and the primary screenshots within the gallery under.
Grim Tranquility Screenshots
Climate change, bureaucratic corruption, and environmental harm gasoline the story and Grim Tranquility’s procedural gameplay. Poorly Timed Games says you can “improve primitive Earth weapons, recruit new members with enhanced skills, and affect alien officers with bribes for helpful buffs or overthrow them in excessive stakes boss battles.”
Poorly Timed relies out of Redmond, Washington, and boasts a various group of builders. Wishlist Grim Tranquility on Steam and search for extra on it at PAX West this weekend.
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