Daedalic Entertainment Studio West will be introducing the first characters from the upcoming space-exploration RPG The Long Journey Home at PAX East in Boston. The Long Journey Home is set to launch in the second half of 2016 for PC, Mac, Linux and consoles.
Take a peek at the first four characters to be revealed -
Benoit Verdier (35)
A former child prodigy, who grew up believing himself the best at everything.
Malcolm Winters (32)
Former pilot and current US military liason to IASA.
Nikolay Lebedev (58)
The lead researcher on the KNOSSOS project that created the Daedalus’ jump drive.
Zoe Creed (24)
A young science blogger assigned to the ship for Pr purposes, in the hope of helping IASA get more attention.
Check out the most recent trailer -
The Long Journey Home is a Space Exploration RPG that combines the best of classic space adventures like Starflight and Star Control II with the replayability of modern roguelikes, in a procedurally generated, endlessly surprising living universe inspired by beloved modern Science Fiction shows like Farscape and Firefly.
Your goal: to find the way back to Earth. An accident during humanity’s first jump drive test has catapulted you and your crew to the other side of the galaxy, and the only way home is through. Lead your crew as you explore new worlds in search of allies and support. Face searing storms and deadly gravity as you plunder alien worlds for their secrets and technology. Befriend alien races and earn their trust. Keep your people alive.
Do whatever it takes to get home.
- Explore a living, procedurally generated galaxy
- Guide your crew through complex quests and moral dilemmas
- Uncover ancient secrets in the ruins of distant worlds
- Fight for survival in a dangerous universe
- Chart your own course – every game, a new journey