London, UK, February 25, 2010 – Keen Software House & Miner Wars development team releases a new video of their current alpha build.
This Video features the current cockpit, basic hud, basic targeting and a rear view from the ship. It also features player making a tunnel and reaching an area in the asteroid where there is ice.
Notice that the fragments of the broken astetoids also interact with the ship. Also if you hit the fragment with a rocket then it exlodes. Our thinking here is that players have to be careful when firing rockets in the tunnels.
This is first of the series of videos of gameplay features that we will be publishing roughly every week. The aim is to show you how our game is progressing and how close we actually are to the single-player beta release of our game.
The video can be downloaded directly from: http://www.minerwars.com/Downloads.aspx please right-click on download button and choose save as.
You can also find the video on youtube: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Aruyeiqoj4E&feature=player_embedded
Miner Wars is a 6DOF underground and space shooter played in a fully destructible environment and is a combination of single player story game and MMO.
As a player, you operate an advanced mining ship in an open world asteroid belt area. You dig kilometers of tunnels, harvest the ore, travel the solar system, fight your enemies and discover mysterious alien secrets.
Game play is led by an epic story and is a combination of a single/multi-player game, cooperative, or you against everyone.
The story will introduce you to many types of missions: rescue, exploration, revenge, base defense, theft, transportation, stealth, search and destroy, pure harvesting, racing or just flying around and destroying everything you see.
- Fully Destructible Environment
- Single Player Story & MMO
- Persistent open world - millions of km
- 15 mission types: Revenge, Mining, Harvesting, Defending, Exploration, Rescue and more
- High quality rendering
World premiere: Autumn 2009
Platform: Windows, Xbox 360 Live Arcade
Please visit http://www.MinerWars.com for more information on the game, trailers and pictures.
About Keen Software House Ltd:
Keen Software House Ltd is an independent software development company focused on creating innovative video games. We are passionate gamers, who love developing games and we want to make games that people like to play.