Coffee Stain Studios has introduced that its new game, Satisfactory, will launch into early entry on March 19. The manufacturing facility constructing sim has been in closed alpha since October 2018 and can launch later this month on PC as an Epic Games retailer unique.
Satisfactory is an open-world manufacturing facility builder the place gamers are tasked with mining an alien planet’s assets to finish a secret mission on your bosses at FICSIT Inc. You start by gathering assets like rock and wooden and slowly climb the tech tree to the purpose the place you’re constructing an enormous variety of heavy machines. It’s performed in first-person so you may get proper into the hustle and bustle of equipment, watching as your fully-automated, mechanical empire grows round you.
“We’re a small team and Satisfactory is a hugely ambitious project which we’ve had our heart set on creating for a long time,” game director Oscar Jilsén says in a press launch.
“There will be bugs and flaws but we’ve reached a point in development where the game is stable enough to offer an awesome experience and we’re looking forward to inviting players to join us on this exciting Early Access journey.”
When talking to PCGN in an interview about Satisfactory, Coffee Stain programmer Jace Varlet chatted concerning the studio’s pleasure and its determination to launch on the Epic Games retailer.
“It’s a big break from Goat Simulator and it’s by far the biggest thing we’ve ever done,” explains Varlet. “The exclusivity is for 12 months. What we do after that we don’t know, we haven’t even considered it.
“We’ve labored with Epic for an extremely very long time, since earlier than Coffee Stain was a factor so there’s an excellent relationship there. But we additionally wish to advocate for brand new income sharing. Not essentially simply on Epic, however we would like a brand new commonplace anyplace.”
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You can learn the entire interview with each Varlet and Jilsén in our Satisfactory preview the place we had a sneak peek at what goes into constructing an industrial kingdom. Satisfactory is at the moment obtainable to pre-purchase over on the Epic Game store for $29.95/€29.99, which works out round £25.