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  Turn-based tactics game Warborn announced for consoles and PC
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10/15/2019
 


[This unedited press release is made available courtesy of Gamasutra and its partnership with notable game PR-related resource GamesPress.]

PQube (London, UK) - October 15th, 2019 - PQube and developer Raredrop Games Ltd. are charging their laser rifles as they announce turn-based tactics game Warborn, releasing Spring 2020 for Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4, Xbox One and PC! Join one of the four unique factions and their fight for control with 90's Japanese animation inspired mechas, going head-to-head in close-up battle cutscenes!

  

Check out the Announcement Trailer: https://youtu.be/mEdu3kUeVEk

In Warborn, you assemble and command an army of elite units wearing technologically advanced suits of war, also known as Variable Armour. Observe from a top down view of the various maps made up of different hexagonal terrain tiles, call the shots and watch the action unfold in dynamic mid-combat cutscenes!

Once you have the basics of Warborn's tactical combat down, you can test your skills in various game modes:

  • Campaign
    •  Experience the story behind each of the four factions in exciting missions!
  •  Skirmish
    • Practise your tactics against AI opponents with adjustable difficulty
  • Online Multiplayer!
    • Face-off against players from all over the world in Competitive or Casual online matches!
  • Map Editor
    • The hexagon layout of Warborn's maps makes for a very accessible Map Editor that let's you get creative yourself!
Stay tuned for more information on Warborn!

Warborn is part of our line-up at EGX London 2019 and will release for Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4, Xbox One and PC in Spring 2020!

For more information and the latest news, follow us on Twitter, Facebook, Twitch, Instagram and our official website: http://pqube.co.uk/

 

Chat with the developers and get all the latest updates on the Warborn Community Discord server: https://discordapp.com/invite/QfKSH4K

Assets are available for download here:

https://www.dropbox.com/sh/813hryqbbk6w6l7/AABER59FPjGf2-uGtBayZvdqa?dl=0

For all PR inquiries or if you would like to request a review code, you can do so via email: [email protected]

 

Copyright © Raredrop Games Ltd 2018-2019 

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About Raredrop Games

Raredrop Games is an independent game development studio based in Bristol, UK. The company was founded by Joshua Regan in 2015 in the pursuit of creating independent games reminiscent of the late '90s and early post-millennium classics.

In 2016 the studio released “To The Throne” for iOS, a Game Boy inspired minimalist puzzle game. More recently the studio has also assisted on external projects such as No More Robots' “Not Tonight”.

At present Raredrop Games is developing the mecha strategy game “Warborn” for PC and console with help from frequent collaborators Tom Waterhouse and Luke Thomas. Visit: https://www.raredropgames.com

 

About PQube

PQube is a leading publisher, distributor and service provider for the interactive entertainment industry with a global reach through UK, Europe, Middle East, Australia and North and South America from its offices in Letchworth (UK), Bristol (UK), Paris (France), Los Angeles (USA) and Hong Kong.

As a licensed publisher with Sony, Microsoft, Valve, Nintendo and Apple, PQube’s software division publishes and distributes video games for PlayStation 4, PlayStation Vita, Nintendo Switch, Xbox, iOS, Android, PC and has full coverage across all digital download platforms, establishing a track record of success with major franchises including: Gal*Gun, Chaos;Child, Cat Quest, Valkyrie Drive, White Day, Root Letter, BlazBlue, Guilty Gear, Kotodama, MotoGP, Ride, MXGP, Harvest Moon, Senran Kagura and Steins;Gate.

PQube’s hardware division designs, manufactures and distributes officially licensed consoles and accessories including the brand-new Atari ‘Retro’ range.

We thank all our partners and acknowledge all game names, brands and trademarks as properties of their respective owners. Visit: www.pqube.co.uk/games