The player takes control of a squad of 11 characters – both humans and aliens – that make up the Chimera squad. Each character has a set of unique abilities that replace the classes from the previous games in the franchise. The game is divided into turn-based tactical battles and the management of the squad’s non-combat activities. These activities form the strategic layer of the game and allow players to change or upgrade their squad members’ equipment and send them out for investigations. The strategic layer also shows the level of unrest in each area of the city, when it goes out of control, the city is engulfed in unrest.
When the player starts a combat mission, he chooses which characters will participate in it. Each mission can have multiple combat segments. Continue reading
Anselm Pita has been involved in Flash animations since 2004, releasing them on Newgrounds. For more than a decade and a half, he, together with his friend Benedikt Hummel (German Benedikt Hummel), developed several popular free browser games, and in 2017 founded Studio Seufz. But despite the fact that there were already several projects, The Longing became the first serious publication for the studio, and Pete’s personal project. Continue reading
Hades [a] is a roguelike and action / RPG computer game developed and published by the American studio Supergiant Games. The game was released to Early Access in 2018 as a temporary exclusive to the then-launched Epic Games Store; The full version for Microsoft Windows, macOS and Nintendo Switch was released in 2020.
The game’s plot is based on ancient Greek mythology: the main character Zagreus, the son of Hades, tries to escape from the underworld of the dead and get to Mount Olympus; on this path he is helped by the Olympian gods, who send gifts to Zagreus. Continue reading