Turn-based strategy game 1971 Project Helios will launch for PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Switch, and PC via Steam on June 9, developer Reco Technology announced.
Here is an overview of the game, via Reco Technology:
Set in a dystopian world, scarce in resources and razed by extreme cold, 1971 Project Helios is a mix of turn-based strategy and RPG where you control a bunch of different characters, forced to put their differences aside to survive in a hostile world and find a scientist who could have the key to fix the world at last. Mixing exploration, turn-based tactical combat, resource management and dialogues, 1971 Project Helios offers a harrowing and challenging experience that will put your strategic and tactical skills to the test.
Players will control eight different characters who are joining efforts for a common cause: find a key scientist who was kidnapped by a powerful paramilitary society. In their struggle, they will have to face scavengers, investigate military settlements, and infiltrate the turf of a dangerous religious sect that repudiates technology. In all of this, players will have to use their resources carefully, improving their character´s skills, and fighting a wide variety of enemies in thrilling tactical combats.
- Fight in turn-based tactical combats against three different factions, each one with their own units, strengths and weaknesses.
- Explore the vast world of 1971 Project Helios. From military facilities to medieval dungeons, each one of them is full of secrets awaiting to be discovered.
- Improve your character´s skill trees: unlock, improve and match different skills to create the perfect character.
- Manage your resources carefully to raise your HP, relive units or shorten your cooldowns.
Watch a trailer from June 2019 below.