Based in Atlanta, GA
First Access: June 2017
Full Game: February 2018
Depth of Extinction is a retro style turn based tactics game with roguelike and RPG elements. The setting is in the far future when water covers the earth and humanity lives in undersea habitats. You run tactical for the Republic, the only surviving government and take on missions in a crumbling, procedurally generated world to maintain order. Every mission unlocks new equipment and options and progress can be made even if your team dies. We've heard it described as a combination of FTL and X-Com with a dash of RPG.
500 years after the waters rose, humanity is dying and only your team of mercs can find out what is trying to bring mankind to extinction. Find cover and attack enemies but be careful because every move is critical if you want to keep your team alive.
It is the future and the seas have risen, covering almost all land. Humanity has retreated to a series of undersea and floating habitats, but many have been abandoned over the centuries and are targets for pirates who loot them for valuable technology and stores. Humanity is in decline.
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Depth of Extinction, a tactical turn-based RPG inspired by X-Com and Fallout, will have players wandering a flooded post-apocalyptic world, fighting pirates, raiders, and androids while trying to keep order.
What do you get when you cross FTL with X-com? My money!
Depth of Extinction does capture enough of that intangible quality that reminds me as to why tactical turn-based battles were so addictive in the first place.
It’s a darn good demo.
Download it and try it for yourself. You won’t regret it.
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HOF Studios is an independent game studio founded by Mike Stumhofer in 2015 with a goal of making fun retro games.
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