It’s been virtually a yr since we final heard from Ready or Not, Void Interactive’s bold tackle the tactical FPS. But the developer has simply revealed a brand new, in-depth trailer to mark the opening of pre-orders, and whereas the game remains to be fairly a methods off, it’s an in depth take a look at what Ready or Not desires to perform.
The trailer focuses in on the single-player element of Ready or Not, and what it jogs my memory most of is the unique Rainbow Six. That was a game the place you’d plan out elaborate assaults on terrorist-occupied buildings and attempt to maintain your workforce as alive as attainable, anticipating traps, ambushes, and firefights.
In Ready or Not, you’ll work as a member of a SWAT workforce in what Void calls a “twisted facsimile of modern America” that’s “downtrodden, cruel, and corrupt.” All the identical, as a legislation enforcement officer, you’ll wish to de-escalate conditions and use non-lethal means to incapacitate targets at any time when attainable, as you’ll be working to resolve instances slightly than piling up our bodies.
It’s an extended trailer that runs practically eight minutes, and it exhibits off some very fairly visuals and a reasonably wide selection of real-world devices and weapons, together with non-lethal methods.
Void says it’ll be displaying off the multiplayer facet of the game within the months to return. The single-player facet is fascinating, nonetheless, because it’s been fairly some time since a game has tried this sort of portrayal of legislation enforcement – the final huge one was in all probability SWAT 4, which got here out in 2005.
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Void plans on a full launch for Ready or Not in late 2020, however pre-ordering the game through Void’s website will can help you take part in some early entry intervals. Standard version ($39.99 USD) patrons will be capable of play a closed beta in June 2020, whereas an extra closed alpha shall be obtainable to ‘Supporter’ version ($119.99) prospects in August of this yr.
This could also be one to observe if you happen to’ve been on the lookout for one thing to scratch that single participant Rainbow Six itch.