- Ship Us Mars is the formidable sequel to 2019’s Ship Us The Moon, and it’s coming to Xbox Collection X|S and Xbox One.
- Set 10 years after the primary recreation, gamers can count on all kinds of recent gameplay varieties.
- This journey is totally self-contained, so even should you missed the primary recreation, you’ll have a incredible expertise.
We’re excited to disclose Ship Us Mars, a brand new recreation coming to Xbox Collection X|S and Xbox One, developed by our associates at KeokeN Interactive. This thrilling narrative-rich journey is the formidable sequel to 2019’s Deliver Us The Moon, and it’s set 10 years after the occasions of the Fortuna mission in that recreation. Our first trailer reveals our new protagonist getting ready to discover the Mars floor after a crash-landing – and reactivating a drone that will likely be acquainted to anybody who performed the unique.
That includes a large step ahead in gameplay selection and storytelling, Ship Us Mars takes gamers to the Crimson Planet on a harmful mission to assist safe humanity’s future. On the earth of our recreation, Earth’s assets are depleted, necessitating additional ventures into house looking for new types of power. Environmental themes are actually essential to the builders, which is why KeokeN’s video games take a grounded method to sci-fi storytelling. That stated, there’s a lot extra to this story to be revealed within the coming months.
For gamers who loved Ship Us The Moon, they’ll get a kick out of how the story picks up threads and characters from the unique recreation (we welcome any and all fan theories till we will say extra…). For completely new gamers, although, they’ll take pleasure in this story as a completely standalone expertise. Movement-captured cutscenes from a terrific forged convey this story to life in spectacular trend.
So, why is Ship Us Mars so formidable? Nicely, alongside the step up in narrative presentation, it options quite a few gameplay mechanics which might be completely new to the collection – gamers can count on the puzzle-adventure core of the unique to return, however with a wider array of the way to play apart from. A brand new climbing system will allow our mysterious protagonist to traverse the panorama of Mars, for instance, with extra gameplay components to be revealed afterward.
Brothers Paul and Koen Deetman, KeokeN Interactive’s co-founders, have all the time had one eye on the celebrities – their grandfather designed telescopes, shaping so lots of their sensibilities as storytellers and recreation designers. Ship Us Mars is all about presenting a handcrafted and emotional narrative to gamers, and the whole recreation is designed round that purpose. For us at Frontier Foundry, we’re thrilled to assist the studio make that occur.
Gamers on Xbox Collection X|S can sit up for seeing the sport take advantage of out of their consoles, too. We’ll be capable to share extra on that aspect of issues, in addition to many extra gameplay and story particulars, within the months forward. Keep tuned!