On the similar time, there’s a studio in Quebec that has began a crowdfunding marketing campaign to create a online game that belongs to the identical style as Diablo. Pathfinder: Abomination Vaults is an ARPG, an motion role-playing recreation that focuses on the situation and cooperation between gamers.
B-KOM Studios has already raised almost $300,000 for its challenge. Nonetheless, govt producer Pierre Leroux desires to distinguish his challenge from Diablo, which is being produced by big Blizzard.
“We wish to create one thing utterly completely different that’s extra story-driven and has lots to do with co-op and character interactions,” he explains. “We consulted the neighborhood to develop the sport. Crowdfunding will assist make the sport higher.”
The affiliation with the Pathfinder license, one of many main suppliers of paper role-playing video games, additionally lends credibility to the challenge. In line with Pierre Leroux, one thing is occurring on the earth of role-playing video games. “It’s a phenomenon that’s now cross-media, with video video games, sequence… we’re considering of the Stranger Issues impact.”
Pathfinder: Abomination Vaults launch date is at present unknown.
Watch Jean-Simon Bui’s report within the video.