At this time trade veterans Invoice Wang and David Brevik introduced the opening of their model new sport improvement and publishing studio referred to as Skystone Video games, and together with it got here the announcement of the primary two video games they’ll be including to their portfolio. The primary is a co-op centered sport referred to as Spaceline Crew which, whereas it appears to be like cool and all, is simply coming to consoles and PC so far as we all know. The opposite sport nonetheless is an extremely distinctive trying tackle the zombie survival style referred to as Timeless from developer Vanimals that was originally announced a few 12 months in the past as coming to consoles and PC, however now has been formally introduced as coming to iOS and Android as effectively courtesy of Skystone Video games. Timeless was initially to be a part of the ID@Xbox showcase throughout GDC this 12 months, however since GDC didn’t occur, they showcased it in video type within the following trailer which provides a superb overview of what the sport is all about.
I feel that anybody who performed by way of Telltale’s The Strolling Lifeless – Season 1 sport can let you know how nice the emotional influence of getting a younger youngster be central to a zombie apocalypse plot might be, however Timeless’s tackle the matter the place the mom is contaminated and tasked with defending and educating her son how one can survive whereas she’s actually turning right into a zombie is a fairly heavy one certainly. Timeless will likely be kicking off a week-long closed alpha take a look at this Friday (all testing spots are already full, sadly) and is focusing on an early entry launch on Steam quickly, with the complete launch deliberate for later this 12 months. It’s not clear if the cell variations will launch alongside different platforms or come someday later, however both method we’ll be preserving a detailed eye on this one.