EGX Rezzed shall be opening its 2019-flavoured doorways later this week, and one of many first stuff you’ll be capable to do at there’s come and listen to us chat to developer Blue Manchu about their upcoming technique shooter, Void Bastards. Taking place at 1pm on Thursday April 4 (tomorrow) over on the principle Developer Sessions stage, artwork director Ben Lee and narrative director (and former RPS parish member) Cara Ellison shall be sitting down with our personal Katharine Castle to talk all issues in regards to the void and the bastards you’ll meet therein – together with the so-called “distracting robo-kitties”.
Here’s the official blurb:
Void Bastards is a first-person “strategy shooter” about boarding, robbing and escaping from procedurally generated spaceships, impressed by System Shock and created by among the builders of BioShock. In this speak, artwork director Ben Lee and author Cara Ellison sit down with Rock Paper Shotgun to debate how they’re making the game’s comedian ebook universe, each artistically and narratively.
If you want extra convincing, then our resident Mechanic Man Alex Wiltshire has already written many a whole bunch of phrases about why he’s enthusiastic about this System Shock 2 meets XCOM-alike, and there’s additionally a really vibrant trailer to view under. Handy that, eh?
EGX Rezzed 2019 runs April 4-6 on the Tobacco Dock in London, and tickets are on sale now. And keep in mind, April Four can also be the identical day as our live podcast (4.30pm on the Rezzed Sessions stage), and the RPS Mixer, which is being held within the night afterwards on the Captain Kidd pub in partnership with the high-quality of us at Fishing Cactus just a few minutes walk from the show. So in case you haven’t already had your fill of seeing our beautiful faces that day, we’d like to see you there.