Shooter basic 'Descent' will get a second crowdfunded revival

Shooter classic 'Descent' gets a second crowdfunded revival

Apparently, there are plenty of players (and recreation builders) who’re nonetheless keen on Descent‘s thoughts-breaking, 6-levels-of-freedom capturing motion. Simply months after the success of Descent: Underground, the aptly-named Revival Productions is crowdfunding its personal tackle the formulation, Overload. It does not have the identical identify because the zero-G fight basic, however there’s arguably a stronger pedigree — co-founders Mike Kulas and Matt Toschlog have been instrumental to creating the earliest Descent video games, and different larger-ups constructed Descent three. They keep in mind the mechanics and degree design that made the unique a cult hit, they usually’re hoping to protect that vibe whereas introducing trendy know-how.

It will not take a lot to become involved. Revival is promising a digital copy of the sport for PC, PS4 or Xbox One when you make a $25 pledge; paying extra will get you artwork, technique guides, in-recreation credit and onerous copies. There are plans for Mac and Linux variations if the group meets stretch objectives, too. You will not get to play till March 2017 if Overload reaches its goal, and it isn’t clear if that may occur. What number of players have to relive their glory days twice? In case you missed out on Underground or need to reward some recreation business pioneers, although, you now have your probability.