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Geometry Wars³ screens, dev diary

Geometry Wars³ screens, dev diary

Get a look at Geometry Wars 3: Dimensions with a behind-the-scenes video along with screenshots. Lucid Games' title will be the first to be published under the revived Sierra label, Activision's brand for indie titles. The game features single-player campaign, a revamped coop mode, online multiplayer and will be out this Fall.

Behind the Scenes

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Commented on 2014-08-30 01:37:42
The cylindrical levels remind me a lot of Resogun.
Commented on 2014-08-30 02:21:57
PC as well, nice!
Commented on 2014-08-30 02:37:31
Not the GW I remember. Hopefully they'll have a classic mode. Oh wait, they do.
Commented on 2014-08-30 02:57:28
PC!!!!! this is the shiznit right here!
Commented on 2014-08-30 03:19:29
Nice!
Commented on 2014-08-30 13:54:20
Love Geometry Wars, can't wait.
Commented on 2014-08-30 14:20:01
Granted i've only looked at the screenshots, but i can't help but feel like maybe this is missing the point of the original game? I always equated Geometry Wars with difficult gameplay that is easy in execution. Just shoot shit before it kills you, nothing more or less. That's why i liked it. The 3d-aspect feels like it might fuck that up somewhat. Hopefully i'm wrong, i really liked Gemoetry Wars.
Commented on 2014-08-30 15:51:18
Oh my goodness, this game can't come soon enough.
Commented on 2014-08-30 19:23:43
All platforms this time huh? Can't wait.
Commented on 2014-08-31 02:13:48 In reply to itaintrite
Posted by Megido
Granted i've only looked at the screenshots, but i can't help but feel like maybe this is missing the point of the original game? I always equated Geometry Wars with difficult gameplay that is easy in execution. Just shoot shit before it kills you, nothing more or less. That's why i liked it. The 3d-aspect feels like it might fuck that up somewhat. Hopefully i'm wrong, i really liked Gemoetry Wars.
I agree.
Posted by itaintrite
Not the GW I remember. Hopefully they'll have a classic mode. Oh wait, they do.
What does classic mode entail? I want a straight up port of GW2. We already have the original on multiple platforms.
Commented on 2014-08-31 19:23:13
I was one of the few who prefered the original over GW2. From what i remember classic mode was on sequel, but with different scoring system, multiplier pick-up things and the new enemies/figures introduced in GW2.
Commented on 2014-09-01 03:41:26 In reply to GriftGFX
Posted by GriftGFX
What does classic mode entail? I want a straight up port of GW2. We already have the original on multiple platforms.
It's the closest thing to GW2 as we'll get in GW3. Faux 3D with rectangular grid. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ny0qLeKq2R4
Commented on 2014-09-01 12:25:43
That grid is obnoxious looking, and takes up way too much of the screen, as pointless as it is. That didn't really ease my fears. I guess it's worth noting that the creator of GeoWars isn't involved in this game :D

It looks like your average twin stick shooter. They're cashing in on that brand name.

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