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CIMMERIAN SPACE KICKSTARTER PRESS RELEASE
Cimmerian Space thrusts you in to the hot seat as you explore a
3D universe using just your web browser. Starting off piloting a
small spaceship, you'll get the opportunity to trade, dogfight and
bounty hunt your way to success. Packed full of stunning 3D models
and artwork as well as featuring photographic fashion shoots
bringing the vivid characters to life, Cimmerian Space is going to
be at the cutting edge of both technology and fashion.
The world of Cimmerian Space is set against the backdrop of a
civil war as the desperate outer colonies fight for freedom from
the Centrist government. Meanwhile the mysterious and ancient
Cimmerian's are spreading their dark influence over humanity and
threatening to engulf the whole of known space. War, invasion,
treachery, resistance, passion, and adventure await those who'll
risk all to explore this vivid new universe.
The game is currently under development by London based F3D
Games and close to launching its Beta test. The team are currently
seeking crowd sourced funding through a Kickstarter Campaign:
Part of the unique look of Cimmerian Space is the photographic
styling designed to set it apart from other typical web games. Game
creator Nick Fallon is also a published fashion photographer in
London. Nick’s sample images have established a contemporary
and stylish design for the game and the first Kickstarter goal is
to fund the next shoot for the Beta version of the game as well as
additional missions and game content.
- Real time 3D space combat in your web browser! Using a WebGL
game engine content is delivered fast direct to your browser. The
game engine includes a sophisticated particle effects deliver
exciting explosions, and other game effects.
- Fully Customizable ships, with hundreds of weapons, shields and
engines for you to choose from. The game starts with 16 different
hulls, each with unique armour, maneuverability and stealth
factors. We plan to release more ships in later updates.
- Mission and Objective system – Our game will take you
from planet to planet delivering a wide range of missions from
military objectives to Firefly style free agent contracts. Discover
the universe of Cimmerian Space via our mission based story
- Crew Page – choose your Captain, Engineers and Weapons
officers to crew your ship. Each character provides an in game
bonus, and premium characters unlock unique missions with
accompanying unique loot.
- Boids based AI for flocking wings of enemy fighters.
- Freemium game model – either put in time or money to
achieve your goals.
- Social Game features to encourage player interactions. In
future patches we aim to release team battle style missions for
truly epic combats.
For more information please visit our Kickstarter page: