The modders behind good XCOM mods Long War and Long War 2—which Tom knew as “a must-play reinvention of XCOM 2“—shaped their very own studio in 2015 and introduced their first full recreation: Terra Invicta. Now, 4 years later, they’ve launched the sport’s first trailer, which runs you through what to anticipate from the grand technique house recreation.
In Terra Invicta, a hostile alien power has arrived on the outer photovoltaic system, and is making ready for the all-out struggle. Humanity is break up about the right way to reply, and fractures into varied teams with their very own agendas. You management certainly one of these factions, The Resistance, and your aim is to jostle and negotiate with the opposite factions as you construct a fleet that may push again the alien invasion.
As The Resistance’s commander, it is your job to recruit a council of leaders from the world’s greatest scientists, enterprise tycoons and army leaders, all of the whereas responding to the shifting geopolitical local weather on Earth.
You are not simply constrained to our planet, both: Terra Invicta takes place throughout an expansive map of your entire photovoltaic system, and a variety of your time can be spent hanging out to varied planets and moons to assemble assets and create mining colonies. Building house stations seems to be satisfying and detailed: you may snap modules onto a shell till you have acquired the precise construction you need (skip to 2:05 within the trailer above to have a look).
The devs promise you may additionally command interplanetary warships in battle in opposition to each human and alien forces, though it hasn’t stated how detailed that battle system is. I am wanting ahead to listening to extra about it within the coming months.
The game would not have a launch date however the dev workforce, known as Pavonis Interactive, says a Kickstarter fundraising launch is “imminent”.