One of many best Netflix series of current months, Darkish Crystal: Age of Resistance, is getting a online game port – and it is a turn-based technique sport.
The Darkish Crystal: Age of Resistance Techniques has been introduced for PC, PS4, Xbox One and Nintendo Switch, and can allow you to struggle again towards the wrath of the Skeksis overlords by yourself phrases in a tactical RPG that includes a model new story.
The sport was first announced back at E3 2019, although that is the primary time we have seen an official launch date and a closing listing of platforms.
The sport’s missions will reportedly run by “a never-seen-before sidestory that runs parallel to the Netflix Authentic Collection,” possible that includes a mixture of previous and new characters whereas increasing the lore of the present’s planet Thra. It is set to launch on February 4, 2020.
A press launch for the sport cites the expertise of BonusXP builders on the Civilization and Age of Empires franchises, promising “a sport with each tactical depth for style veterans and accessibility for these much less aware of turn-based-tactics titles.”
There may even be “over 15 distinctive characters and jobs to construct a celebration with” and “lots of of various unit mixtures to kind methods that match their playstyle.”
The prequel sequence was simply the beginning
The Darkish Crystal prequel sequence got here as one thing of a shock when it launched earlier this 12 months, revisiting the world of the 1982 Jim Henson film in a 10-episode season that includes a mixture of live-action, puppetry, and animatronics – albeit with a smattering of CGI.
Given the unique movie befell after the society of Gelfling had been torn aside by Skeksis-led struggle, the present’s creators needed to invent an enormous quantity of background lore to floor the prequel sequence, bringing a vivid image of the pre-war civilization to Netflix’s small screens.
The sport port is ready to increase that, and followers of the Darkish Crystal could also be interested by what new tidbits they’ll study – particularly given the rumored second season of the sequence continues to be unconfirmed.