Ahoy all people! We’re thrilled to have the flexibility to share an distinctive substitute and mannequin new gameplay trailer with you for our most daring recreation up to now, the pirate themed movement RPG, King of Seas.
After the discharge of our ultimate recreation we sat all the way down to debate what our subsequent enterprise must be. The group wished to capitalise on our core expertise in creating racing video video games, nevertheless on the an identical time, structure new thrilling territory. The stand-out idea that principally excited and energised the group was pirate ships. As an alternative of putting players behind the wheel of a car, how about behind the helm of a mighty sea faring vessel? We shortly set to work designing a recreation world the place players might fulfil all their buccaneering fantasies — because of — hey, who doesn’t like pirates correct?
So, we had our pirate theme, we had our expertise in car animation, and we had good ideas for the story, nevertheless our enormous drawback was the precise method to make this recreation stand out and supply one factor up to date and new. As such, King of Seas delivers a procedurally generated recreation world for players. It’s an environment the place players can choose their very personal path, uncover new islands, work along with intriguing characters and go nose to nose with totally different pirates in ferocious sea battles. This swashbuckling pleasure would all be weaved proper right into a quest pushed story of betrayal and revenge.
What really makes King of Seas completely totally different, and retains it sea-salty up to date, is that each time you start a model new recreation, our recreation engine will generate a whole new recreation world as a way to uncover. Each playthrough is a model new and thrilling journey whilst you set off from shore. The dynamic world might even react to your every movement, repeatedly adapting and throwing new challenges your method. Naval routes will change with each conquered settlement, the issue will adapt as you progress via your quests, and changes in local weather will play an enormous half in your navigation and struggle method.
A Pirate’s ship is bigger than his car, it’s his home. So we’ve bought labored laborious to provide a great deal of customisation selections to ‘deck’ out your vessel. It’s doable so that you can to build up and private 5 completely totally different classes of ship in your journey; the sloop, brig, flute, frigate, and galleon. They’re all designed with distinctive play sorts and effectivity. New gear and tools could also be acquired via commerce, quests, or plain old fashioned looting. Each little bit of equipment put in on the ship changes its statistics and effectivity to customise the struggle prepare. Some objects such as a result of the hull and figurehead change the look of the ship providing you with many distinctive mixtures and explicit aesthetic items. With over 900 objects obtainable to assemble and use, you presumably can actually create a battle-ready vessel to be proud.
Naval battles are on the core of the King of Seas gameplay and finding out the precise method to navigate your method via the struggle could be key to your success. The movement and coping with of your ships will change consistent with wind path, the ship class and the experience components acquired via levelling the gear outfitted. Cannonballs can solely be fired from the sides, which means positioning in battle is prime to success. You’ll want to regulate the wind, and place your ship accordingly to boost your assault effectivity. All of it comes all the best way all the way down to the small print.
Choosing the right of cannonball to shoot can change the course of the battle instantly. There are three varieties you presumably can equip that may affect each the life, manoeuvrability, or effectivity of the enemy ships. Together with the core battle mechanics, there are thrilling distinctive abilities you presumably can uncover in your journey that principally mix up the movement, equal to flamethrowers, ethereal navigation or voodoo rituals.
A most combination of four distinctive abilities might be utilized to ship the lethal blow or escape dangerous situations — regardless of floats your boat. Each battle acquired will enhance the bounty in your head and also you’ll even face off in direction of among the many most feared pirates in historic previous. The issue stage offers a multiplier to the bounty you receive inside the recreation — so see how far you presumably can take it in hardcore mode!
King of Seas isn’t simply all about sea battles though. We have now now spent an extreme period of time creating an interactive world the place each step in your quest will unlock new challenges and alternate options. Uncover explicit missions the place you presumably can earn extra rewards or reveal new adventures — along with searching for maps which will end in submerged treasures and buried riches all ripe for the taking. Moreover, you can be able to commerce objects with new settlements, each producing explicit objects with their very personal market value. Make sure you buy low and promote extreme to fill your coffers with gold. We’ve moreover added as many as 30 types of fish, all residing beneath the ground of the ocean to utilize as meals and for purchasing and promoting, nevertheless make sure you preserve a keen eye on the time of day and naturally, the local weather circumstances.
We hope that we’ve bought given you a glimpse behind the scenes of how King of Seas is shaping up. We’re excited to announce that King of Seas could be obtainable on PS4 this trip season and urge you to check out the brand-new gameplay trailer, obtainable at current. On behalf of the 3DClouds group, thanks for finding out and we stay up for seeing you on the extreme seas!