IGN is happy to solely reveal model new gameplay from Refrain, the area fight sport from Fishlabs. This eight-minute section of the sport present’s off Refrain’s fast-paced battles and easy flying, in addition to somewhat ship customisation.
This section sees protagonist Nara and her sentient spaceship, Forsaken, arrive on the area station of Maka Haven, the place it’s below assault from cultists. The station and its docked ships should be free of the siege by destroying three psychic totems. This process offers a showcase for Refrain’ fight, which continuously bombards the display screen with fairly particle results and slick ship manoeuvres. Maka Haven additionally demonstrates some fascinating stage design, as flying throughout the station makes for a extra difficult and shut quarters surroundings in comparison with the infinite openness of area.
With Maka Haven freed, we additionally get to see somewhat of Refrain’ ship customisation, as Forsaken docks and is taken all the way down to the station’s hangar. Within the menus we will see that Forsaken’s construction, weapons, energy, and extra will be switched out and re-arranged, with new objects bought from the hangar.
Screens – Refrain [Xbox Series X Showcase 2020]
It’s not a story-focussed gameplay video, however in direction of the tip Forsaken mentions travelling to a wormhole to the previous, the place it was constructed.
For extra from Refrain, try trailers introducing Nara and The Circle, the galaxy-spanning cult that should be opposed. Refrain will launch this December for Home windows, PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Stadia, PlayStation 5 and Xbox Collection X and Collection S.
Matt Purslow is IGN’s UK Information and Leisure Author.