X360 Friday, March 27, 2009 | 4:32 PM

Trailer of Project Offset

Trailer of Project Offset

Offset Software released a new teaser of Project Offset in time for the GDC, named Meteor. Intel acquired them last year, but they have yet to confirm the cancellation of the X360 version. Logically they'd want it to stay a PC exclusive, but who knows, so here it is.


720p Meteor video
Download: WMV HD
1080p Meteor video

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Commented on 2009-03-27 16:47:51
Can't see streaming vid. :/
Commented on 2009-03-27 16:48:52
"Intel acquired them last year, but they have yet to confirm the cancellation of the X360 version. Logically they'd want it to stay a PC exclusive, but who knows, so here it is. A 720p version will be online shortly."

Don't try to make sense of Vaporware, just ride with the wave and look at the little "never to be" pretty scenes.
Commented on 2009-03-27 16:49:10
sweet. this is realtime? ingame we are going to have that level of effects?
Commented on 2009-03-27 17:20:37
At least on PC yes, if a game is ever released.
Commented on 2009-03-27 17:24:33
Well it looks good. It has improved even though it looked awesome when it was first reveled.
Commented on 2009-03-27 17:27:47
NICE!!!! Damn having weather change like that midgame, now that would be something....
Commented on 2009-03-27 17:32:52
Absolutely stunning.

I'd actually jump around like a little boy if this was released on the Xbox 360 as well as the PS3. Something tells me this isn't likely to happen though.
Commented on 2009-03-27 17:40:26
blmbox

They were searching for 360 devs long time ago, so there is still hope for console/s version.
Commented on 2009-03-27 17:56:58
looks fantastic :D
Commented on 2009-03-27 18:07:48
If there is anything to criticize is the fact that bushes clip through the ground, but it looks awesome still.
Commented on 2009-03-27 18:21:45
Those effects are gorgeous, hopfully this means we will see more of this game, its been real hush hush for such a gorgeous looking game.
Commented on 2009-03-27 18:28:46
i hope my GTX295 would be man enough for this game.:)
if not, i'll get a larrabee.
Commented on 2009-03-27 18:47:45
The meteor video is stunning to say the least. This engine is unbelievable knowing that it started with only 3 people. Now that Intel is behind it, I'm hoping this will turn into a real game.
Commented on 2009-03-27 18:51:01 In reply to Sath
Posted by Sath
blmbox

They were searching for 360 devs long time ago, so there is still hope for console/s version.
That was before Intel purchased them though. Something tells me the situation has changed since then, as Intel isn't likely to enter the console market anytime soon.

Ah well, I can still hope. :P
Commented on 2009-03-27 19:09:48 In reply to LEBATO
Posted by LEBATO
If there is anything to criticize is the fact that bushes clip through the ground, but it looks awesome still.
Lack of dynamic lighting and shadowing effects too.
Commented on 2009-03-27 19:37:13
HOLY SHIT! I totally forgot about this game!
Commented on 2009-03-27 20:45:59
hmm.. those spell effects would be quite nice in FF XIII
Commented on 2009-03-27 20:50:21
I thought the previous trailers were more impressive. And the trailer that had the first person view (with bow and arrow) on that cliff with that huge eagle, looks incredible.

This, though still awesome, doesn't look quite as impressive. And as the years pass by, the game becomes less and less impressive as other engines play catch-up. 3 Years ago this was almost unbelievable, now it's awesome. In another year or two it'll look good, but won't stand out as it once did. They really need to release this game soon, or it'll be surpassed by others...
Commented on 2009-03-27 21:06:06 In reply to jesuschrist
Posted by jesuschrist
Don't try to make sense of Vaporware, just ride with the wave and look at the little "never to be" pretty scenes.
It's actually an Indie game and still being made as an Indie game, a team of 2 peoples.

Also worth to mention there was never a CONSOLE version anounced, there where hoever wishes to make one.
Commented on 2009-03-27 21:40:15
And I could say that there was never A GAME... just a game engine on the works and a lot of tech demos. They started do release early "game" screens in the effort to catch a publisher, and... oops: Bought by Intel.

There still isn't a proper game shown.
Commented on 2009-03-27 21:48:11
Interesting…

Those are more than two if you ask me: http://www.projectoffset.com/index.php?option=com_...

And how is a game from a developer acquired by Intel "indie" in any way? – They want to look like that, true, but they are not.
If you ask me they are a testbed for the Larrabee project. I really doubt Intel is really interested in making games… but they need something to show off Larrabee and if they could get into the 3D engine license market all the better.

They announced plans for a 360 version in their FAQ to the game on the old website (deleted along the website redesign), they were looking for staff with Xbox 360 experience and I think there is a post from staff members about it in the forum (could be deleted by now due to many changes on their forums).
That is an announcement for me: To say you are working on something and plan to release it. They said they are working on project offset and plan to release it on PC and Xbox 360.
Of course that’s in the past by now, well you get the gist.
Commented on 2009-03-27 22:16:22
This looks more like an attempt to sell their engine than a game...
Since it was announced all I've seen is tech demos, not a game.
Let wait and see if it really is released
Commented on 2009-03-27 23:18:10
Intel acquired them for a reason: They want an awesome looking game to show off their larrabee videocards, which will compete against Nvidia and AMD (ATi) so an Xbox 360 version is very unlikely to happen.
Commented on 2009-03-27 23:36:25
Awesome footage, reminds me of DOA4 for some strange reason
Commented on 2009-03-27 23:50:36
Realtime my arse. Realtime on a rendering server maybe.
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