Wasteland 3 Announced, First Gameplay Trailer and Pitch Video Unveiled Crowdfunded RPGs are here to stay. 10.13.16 - 2:43 AM
InExile Entertainment has announced that they will be making Wasteland 3, a follow-up to their recent revival of the classic Wasteland franchise, for PlayStation 4, Xbox One, PC, Mac, and Linux. The company will be crowdfunding the title through a Fig campaign, and have since met their goal of $2.75 million USD. Like Wasteland 2 before it, Wasteland 3 will be a party-based RPG in the style of classic CRPGs, although this time the setting has shifted to the frozen wastes of post-apocalyptic Colorado. Check out the pitch video, gameplay teaser, and additional information below.
From the creators of Wasteland 2 and Torment: Tides of Numenera comes Wasteland 3! Following the critically acclaimed releases of 2014ís Wasteland 2 and 2015ís Wasteland 2: Directorís Cut, fans have been clamoring for a direct sequel. Now we can bring it to you, with your help!
A party-based role-playing game, with a renewed focus on our trademark complex story reactivity and strategic combat.
By including vehicles, environmental dangers, and a revamped, more fluid action system, we are evolving on Wasteland 2's deep tactical turn-based combat and unique encounter design.
Play by yourself or with a friend in story-driven synchronous or asynchronous multiplayer. Choices open up (or close off) mission opportunities, areas to explore, story arcs, and lots of other content.
Your Ranger Base is a core part of the experience. As you help the local people and establish a reputation in Colorado, quests and narrative will force you to make decisions on how to lead.
The game will be set in the savage lands of frozen Colorado, where survival is difficult and a happy outcome is never guaranteed. Players will face difficult moral choices and make sacrifices that will change the game world.
Wasteland 3 will feature a deep and engaging story utilizing a newly-revamped dialog tree system from the celebrated writers of Torment: Tides of Numenera.
Simultaneously releasing to Windows, Mac, Linux, PlayStation 4 and Xbox One.