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Plano, TX – January 30, 2014 –
Robot Entertainment released an expanded edition of their
sci-fi action RPG
Echo Prime on Steam today. The Steam release includes new
content, improvements to visual fidelity, and reworked PC controls.
Players can now journey across the stars through an expanded array
of exciting locations to battle against three races of alien
enemies and huge bosses.
To celebrate the PC release, the Steam version of
Echo Prime will be on sale for 20% off from now until
th, 2014 (£5.59 instead of the regular
£6.99). Additionally, players who download the game during
the sale will get a
free copy of Robot Entertainment’s
Orcs Must Die! 2 on Steam.
Watch the Echo Prime Steam trailer here:
Battle hordes of dangerous alien creatures, space pirates, and
killer mercenaries with blaster and blade as you travel from star
to star, uncovering the secrets of the multiverse. Make contact
with the Echoes, mysterious beings from alternate universes who
will lend you their abilities and aid you in your quest to save
humanity from an alien menace. Acquire a myriad of powerful weapons
and armor, watch your abilities grow to unmatched levels, and
prepare to take on the most fearsome opponents in the galaxy!
Optimized for PC –
Echo Prime’s real-time action gameplay has been
redesigned for PCs, including improvements to visual effects, a
retuned economy, and new PC controls with mappable hotkeys.
Even More Enemies and Environments –
Echo Prime for Steam includes new locations in which to do
battle and a new enemy race, the alien “Tide”.
New Hardcore Mode - Test your mastery. How far can
you get without dying?
Upgrade Your Arsenal – Over 100 pieces of
gear with a diverse mix of deadly effects, from fire to toxic, all
unlockable at no additional cost.
Echoes of the Multiverse – As you play you
will discover and unlock dozens of “Echoes”, alien life
forms from alternate universes. Build connections with them, and
Echoes will offer you powers and abilities to help you on your
missions. Experiment and find the best combinations to customize
your ability loadout.
Share Echoes – Use your friends’
Echoes in combat to help them level-up, and level up your Echoes
when your friends use them!
Random Campaign Generation –
Echo Prime features an action-driven story campaign with
randomly generated missions. Every experience is different!
Includes the Full Soundtrack – All 14 tracks
Echo Prime soundtrack are included when you buy the
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About Robot Entertainment
Based in Plano, Texas, Robot Entertainment is a world-class
independent game development studio founded in 2009 by veterans of
Ensemble Studios. With a team that has proven experience and
expertise in creating games that appeal to massive audiences, Robot
Entertainment is focused on developing titles that set new
standards for their respective genres as well as groundbreaking
original intellectual properties. The studio most recently launched
the critically acclaimed
Hero Academy and
Orcs Must Die! 2. Robot can be found online at
http://www.RobotEntertainment.com. To stay up to
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