Since then we’ve solely had the unique announcement trailer to go on, however a latest collection of movies as a part of a Q&A with Archetype’s co-founders, James Ohlen and Chad Robertson revealed much more about what’s to return with Exodus.
Particulars like the truth that the protagonist might be voiced, and won’t be a silent function. That relating to the sport’s narrative, Ohlen says “we’re actually specializing in selection and penalties,” with a number of endings attainable relying on these decisions.
Ohlen and Robertson additionally spoke about inspirations for Exodus, with Interstellar being a transparent one because of the video games give attention to time dilation, together with Frank Herbet’s Dune, Star Wars, and different influences that had been left unsaid, lest they spoil narrative particulars that’ll come later this month.
One other attention-grabbing level was how Ohlen and Robertson emphasised that on the science half of this science-fiction, the group is taking each ingredient very severely.
Ohlen additionally teased that the group is working with “a few of the finest science fiction authors on the planet, a few of the administrators and idea artists,” and that who precisely these individuals can also be coming later this month.
“We’ve taken the event of this science-fiction universe very severely, and the science behind any of the options throughout the universe is one thing we’ve positively thought of.
However extra importantly, we’ve been working with a few of the finest science-fiction authors on the planet, a few of the finest administrators and idea artists, and we’re gonna discuss extra about that in January truly, who these persons are.”
Ohlen and Robertson additionally confirmed that Exodus is certainly set within the Omega Centauri cluster, the place People discover themselves having nowhere close to the dominance they do on Earth in truth the are the “very backside of the meals chain.”
On McConaughey’s character, with out precisely revealing the character’s title, we do know that he’ll be a mentor to your character.
“He’s going to play considerably of a mentorship function to you, and form of provide you with perception into the alternatives you’ve made, after which finally, most likely affect the selections you make going forward in the remainder of the sport trigger you’re going to have perception from him that you just wouldn’t in any other case have.”
Supply – [Archetype Entertainment]