May 31st, 2012
The above concept art was making the internet rounds this week, eliciting excitement from fans of Blade Runner, the Witcher games, and futuristic open world action RPGs. Although still without a name, the game is in early development by CD Projekt RED and promises customizable characters, multiple classes, implants, and a non-linear story. "It's a mature RPG for mature audiences," said CEO Marcin Iwinski during the studio's summer showcase this week.
I can't remember the last time concept art had me excited for a game. Heck, even staged screenshots can be a poor indicator of what a game actual looks and feels like during gameplay, especially since most of them are taken from unplayable and pre-rendered cut scenes. But the above art, coupled with CD Projekt's rising pedigree, is enough to pique my interests. You?
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