With Earthbreakers announced the development studio Petroglyph now a spiritual successor to C & C Renegade. The gameplay combines shooter action with strategy.
Command & Conquer Renegade has a special place in the hearts of many players. The gameplay with a mixture of shooter fighting and strategy came in 2002 very well. And now the fans can join Eartbreakers look forward to a spiritual successor.
Mix of RTS and shooter
The story of Earthbreakers begins in 2045. In a time of global civil unrest and war, scientists are discovering a new form of matter, Vilothyte is a particularly powerful source of energy. The energy problems of the earth seem to be solved. Satellites will search for occurrences of Vilothyte. In the case of a find, the satellites fire bombs which are supposed to convert the material accordingly. The "Earthbreaker Project" was called safe. But a group of hackers attacked the system and reprogrammed it to expose the earth to bombardment.
Earthbreakers is set to play in 2060. The continuous bombardment of space has given rise to city-states, each sending so-called Earthbreaker teams to collect material in each bombing raid. This always fierce fighting.
In the mix of RTS and shooter you join one of two factions and fight in Shooter battles with 12 classes. It can build 11 buildings and it is possible to use six vehicles. In the fighting, you rely on satellite super weapons. Eartbreakers offers multiple maps and multiplayer battles for up to 32 players. In addition, there is a solo mode with bots.
The game will be released in 2020. Behind the title is the development studio Petroglyph, which is currently working on the remaster of Command & Conquer: The Tiberium Conflict and C & C: Red Alert.
Earthbreakers is a kind of spiritual successor to C & C Renegade. (1) (Source: Petroglyph)