If you are looking for something new and bizarre, Cradle might be worth checking out. Developed by Flying Cafe for Semianimals - what a strange name for a studio -, this independent game has been in the making for a little while now and has no release date yet. It was originally planned for a late 2012 release so there's a good chance it will come out before the end of this year. For more info and images, follow us inside.
Flying Cafe for Semianimals studio was founded in January 2011 and it is composed of people who worked on titles such as S.T.A.L.K.E.R., Heroes of Might and Magic 5, Allods Online and Ascension to the Throne. You now understand why it makes us so curious to see what their first project has to offer. Cradle is an open world adventure game in which the main character has to look for parts to repair the mechanized girl he shares his yurt with. Set in the hills of Mongolia, the story is obviously science-fictional and will also tell us about the mystery of an abandoned recreation park situated nearby. Original and unique to say the least, won't you agree? We tried to contact the team in order to know if they can send us high quality versions of their gameplay videos, but until then, we suggest you check out their Youtube channel to have a sneak peek at the game's atmosphere.
@KORNdog: Still very different. More like Diablo but the "game feel" is not as polished. Systems are more well designed, but I have to give it to Diablo when it comes to fit and finish. (3 Hours ago)
@GriftGFX: like divinity? Better or worse? Might be one i dust off the xbox for. (3 Hours ago)
The economy is unique and will probably seem strange to new players.. but every system is cleverly tied together in PoE. (4 Hours ago)
And yes.. the passive skill tree is pretty insane. It has a healthy mix of rigid decision making in its passive tree and flexibility in the active skill system. (4 Hours ago)
Path of Exile is an endlessly playable action RPG and Pillars of Eternity is a turn-based single player game w/ a party system. (4 Hours ago)
No they are not.. they are both RPGs and they both have isometric cameras but that's where the similarities end. (4 Hours ago)
I always confuse the PoE abbreviation with Pillars of Eternity. Are they even the same type of game? (4 Hours ago)