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  LOST ORBIT: New Gameplay Video
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05/19/2014
 


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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

ST. CATHARINES, Ontario (May 16, 2014) – PixelNAUTS Inc, an independent game studio, today announced the release of new gameplay footage for  LOST ORBIT. The new video shows off the first world of LOST ORBIT, an automated deep space mining facility.

You can check out the new video on their YouTube Channel ( http://youtu.be/rykCudDl0iA) or Steam Greenlight page ( http://steamcommunity.com/sharedfiles/filedetails/?id=229624829)

About LOST ORBIT

Stranded after his ship is destroyed in deep space, Harrison, a lowly maintenance worker and our hero, must struggle to find his way home...

LOST ORBIT centers around the exploration of space. Players take control of a lone astronaut (Harrison) who sets off on a dangerous journey to rejoin his civilization, armed with only an improvised set of equipment and a relentless spirit. Without the help of his ship, Harrison will need to use the gravitational forces of planets to navigate and propel himself through space. 

Set in a world rich with comedy and tragedy, LOST ORBIT is a game filled with risk, loneliness, wonder, and death.

LOST ORBIT is scheduled for a Summer 2014 release on PC.

Gameplay Features

  • Explore 40 levels set across 4 unique solar systems on your perilous journey home.
  • Each level features a detailed ranking system and time trial mode.
  • Choose and upgrade your set of abilities to customize Harrison as you see fit through a light RPG system.
  • Boost, swim, bounce, leap and teleport your way through a myriad of obstacles.
  • Simple and intuitive controls make the game easy to pick up, yet surprisingly deep.
  • Balanced between tense technical moments and cathartic graceful flight, LOST ORBIT is a game that is instantly immersive and satisfying to play.
  • Die alone in space; where no one will know of your struggle.
 

About PixelNAUTS

LOST ORBIT was created by PixelNAUTS, a small team of AAA-Devs sick of working for the man. They set out to create a fast twitch, flow-focused, and challenging game for those who love to travel at near light speed. LOST ORBIT features simple, yet very responsive controls; allowing players to tackle the dangerous and incredibly fast challenges presented in each level. LOST ORBIT focuses on merging art, gameplay and music into a harmonious and intense experience, taking players on the ride of their (often too short) lives.

LOST ORBIT was inspired by the developer’s love of the mysteries of space, challenging gameplay, and dark humor. Between the beautiful planets and intense gameplay LOST ORBIT weaves a lonesome tale of an astronaut’s journey to find hope in the nothingness of space. This dark tale is juxtaposed with humorous and over the top deaths and set in a colorful and wondrous world of the unknown. 

Help get  LOST ORBIT  on Steam!

http://steamcommunity.com/sharedfiles/filedetails/?id=229624829 

Follow  LOST ORBIT on:

Official Website:  http://www.LOSTORBITgame.com

Facebook:  http://www.facebook.com/LOSTORBITgame

Twitter:  https://twitter.com/PixelNAUTSgames

Contact (press only):

Alex Golebiowski

Public Relations

PR@PixelNAUTS.ca