The Dark Crystal: Age of Resistance Tactics is all about strategic nostalgia in gameplay trailer

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Lately I discover myself listening to loads of the identical music I listened to rising up within the early 90s. I don’t know if it has to do with getting older – I’m turning 32 subsequent week so naturally I’m rising extra conscious of my inevitable and impending dying. Sometimes I ponder whether I’m simply making an attempt cocoon myself within the mild security of 90s memorabilia as a substitute of getting to cope with actuality.

Lucky for BonusXP and En Masse Entertainment, that could be a can of worms I dare not open. And whereas I’m caught right here ready for the nostalgia-infused The Dark Crystal: Age of Resistance Tactics to hit, no less than there’s a pleasant little gameplay trailer to whet my urge for food.

We already knew all about its turn-based SRPG mechanics due to the Final Fantasy Tactics-like E3 reveal trailer – and what with it being referred to as Tactics and all. However, within the “Allies and Adversaries” trailer, we get a correct take a look at fight and the way the event crew recreated main characters the Netflix present: Chamberlain, Aughra, and Deet.

The video additionally dives in to the talents and playstyle of my beloved Gelfling – mainly Jim Henson hobbits, for those who by no means watched the spectacular 1982 film – whose items may be custom-made for particular varieties of fight. Players can beef them up with new gear, upgradeable talents, and an in depth job system which you’ll be able to spot briefly within the vid. Each battle is alleged to be dynamic, so that they’re aiming for replayability. Interestingly, the game will even characteristic a New Game Plus mode with greater issue settings.

The Dark Crystal: Age Of Resistance Tactics launches later this yr, though no agency date has been introduced. The new Netflix sequence began final month on August 30. You can learn somewhat extra on its official page here, and its Steam store page.