“Each problem brings alternative;” that’s what we thought once we began engaged on the subsequent growth for Surviving the Aftermath. With Shattered Hope we went again to the core of the sport,
focusing extra on the survivors, testing their limits as an alternative of aiming for a grand journey or finish purpose. The brand new state of affairs revolves across the moon, which went via a serious collision occasion that ejected large elements of its outer layers into house. Most of that particles is orbiting Earth and falling down in meteor storms and survivors should, as soon as once more, adapt to a brand new cataclysm. We’re excited to launch Shattered Hope on Xbox at this time!
What’s Surviving the Aftermath? Properly, our recreation debuted first in Early Entry in October 2019 and launched in November, 2021. It’s a survival colony builder set in a post-apocalyptic world the place the participant begins with nothing besides a handful of survivors. It’s a mixture of colony constructing and world exploration the place colonists should first study to outlive via the day, earlier than changing into a thriving society within the wasteland, for any survivor in search of a spot to name house. It’s a pleasure to speak to gamers and followers once more, revealing what’s behind the scenes of Shattered Hope.
With Shattered Hope, we wished to dive deeper into the human thoughts. If it wasn’t sufficient to outlive within the aftermath of civilization, now our survivors must cope with the Moonfall. That’s proper, the moon’s destroyed and its fragments are showering down from the sky, forsaking destruction, but additionally some very handy moon rock deposits. By gathering and refining lunar fragments, survivors can enhance buildings’ manufacturing and enhance their possibilities of survival. This “enhance mechanic,” as we name it, allowed us so as to add extra depth to the entire colony administration, offering you, the gamers, with extra alternatives and selections.
With the brand new growth, we introduce Hope: a brand new problem that’s affected by the circulate of time and any catastrophic occasions within the colony. We all know that individuals can work wonders in excessive situations, even when the one factor that retains them going is the facility of their will. Whereas exploring the persistence of 1’s thoughts, we determined to show this invisible power right into a concrete mechanic. Which means small actions and choices will have an effect in your colony’s probabilities to thrive or doom your colonists into the ultimate downfall. Need to enhance your colonists’ Hope? Put collectively a feast and allow them to get pleasure from a number of moments of peace, enjoyable, and even some good meals.
Shattered Hope is the second growth of Surviving the Aftermath and we positively hope you’ll get pleasure from taking part in it on Xbox beginning at this time!
Surviving the Aftermath: Shattered Hope
The Moon is shattered. Damaged. Misplaced within the huge house above planet Earth. What was as soon as a beacon of hope within the sky has now left survivors to cope with a brand new, catastrophic void in “Shattered Hope”, the brand new Growth for Surviving the Aftermath. Use the Moon’s fragments to your benefit and ensure to maintain your hopes up (actually!) to outlive.
Face the Moonfall and use it to your benefit with the brand new Constructing Enhance mechanic
The Moon is shattered within the sky and its fragments are crushing down on Earth forsaking them devastation – but additionally moon rock deposits. You possibly can refine lunar fragments and procure lunar mud which can be used to extend the manufacturing of your buildings for a restricted time. This new constructing enhance mechanic is known as time beyond regulation.
Maintain your hopes up, and feast!
Hope is a brand new world worth that decreases over time and when catastrophes occur within the recreation. If stored too low for too lengthy, it can set off a brand new situation referred to as anguish that, if left untreated, could flip your colonists hostile. So, maintain your hope as excessive as doable by holding feasts on the new colony sq. constructing!
New manufacturing chain: maintain your colonists!
When colonists expertise anguish, you may assist them by constructing a trauma heart the place they’ll heal. They are going to get well sooner because of a model new medication referred to as antistress. To make it, you’ll must develop uncooked assets on the mushroom farm, then refine them into the precise medication within the med hut constructing.