Uber Entertainment today announced Planetary Annihilation, their forthcoming next generation real-time strategy game. Planetary Annihilation, is a Kickstarter funded project, which promises to deliver real time stratergy Total Annihilation style gameplay on a planetary scale for a new generation of players.
Total Annihilation was a RTS game released in 1997 and was the first RTS game to feature 3d units and terrain, it was a huge success receiving praise from critics and consumers alike.
In Planetary Annihilation a solar system is your playground. You can expand your empire to harness the resources of entire solar systems to create vast armies with which to annihilate enemy planets, destroy rival systems, and win the Galactic War.
Pick Your Battles, you can play a quick skirmish with a friend on a single planet map with a low unit cap or a 12+ hour game with 40 of your closest frenemies and thousands of units. You can also hone your skills against Planetary Annihilation’s AI or team up with a friend against multiple AI’s.
Advanced Command and ControlPlanetary Annihilation’s order queuing interface allows you to control massive armies spread across multiple worlds with ease. Get strategic views of the action anywhere, anytime by zooming in and out of the war zone, and use split interfaces and multiple windows to keep an eye on multiple battlegrounds at once.
“It’s very exciting to put Planetary Annihilation in front of RTS gamers everywhere at such an early stage, ” said Jonathan Mavor, CTO of Uber Entertainment. “We are burning with a passion to continue making these kinds of games and we can’t wait to see Planetary Annihilation reach its funding goal so we can bring it to life.”
Given the hype that have seen over the interwebz regarding this game, cant see them having any difficulty in reaching their goal and its exciting to see more and more games launching with the help of Kickstarter.
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