Prague, Czech Republic, March 7th, 2012 – Keen Software House announces new Miner Wars 2081 Test Build, upcoming Public Build, and offers reminder about presence at GDC in San Francisco.
A new Test Build is out and ready to be “test-driven” by our registered fans and customers! In addition to being more polished and user-friendly, with numerous fixes implemented, several new features have been added. (Note that a new Public Build - a demo of Miner Wars 2081 for everyone to try - is coming next week.)
New and updated features:
- Major performance optimizations
- New 3D models for universal launcher ammo
- Ability to construct weapons and additions to the Kai mother ship in the first mission
- Rear-view camera (for looking behind your ship)
- Cameras on missiles
- Harvester device, drill, and weapons now drain energy from your batteries
- New textures and prefabs for 7 factions in the game (currently accessible from Editor God Mode)
- New inventory icons
And just a reminder—we’ll be at the GDC in San Francisco, in the GDC Play pavilion, kiosk number 62. All gamers, journalists, fellow developers, and other industry folks are warmly welcome to meet us there and check out the latest Miner Wars 2081 and Miner Wars 2.5D (the cool Tunneler-inspired arcade game that uses Miner Wars graphics and concept)!
At our GDC kiosk (62) you can meet:
- Marek Rosa - CEO & Founder
- Nick Miller - Marketing Manager
- Ansel Leos - Community Manager
Stay tuned for more news coming soon!
Your Miner Wars Team
ABOUT MINER WARS
Miner Wars is a 6DOF interior and exterior space shooter played in a fully destructible environment. Miner Wars 2081 features single player, co-op, and standard multi-player modes. Miner Wars MMO is a massively multiplayer online game situated in the same game universe.
As a player, you operate an advanced mining ship in an open-world asteroid belt area. You dig extensive tunnels, harvest ore, travel the solar system, fight enemies, and discover mysterious alien secrets. Gameplay is driven by an epic story and offers a choice of single/multi-player game, cooperative, or you against everyone.
The story will introduce you to many types of missions: rescue, exploration, revenge, base defense, theft, transportation, stealth, search and destroy, pure harvesting, racing, or just flying around and destroying everything you see.
Miner Wars 2081 - Q2 2012
Miner Wars MMO – Q4 2012
ABOUT KEEN SOFTWARE HOUSE:
Keen Software House a. s. is an independent software development and publishing company focused on creating innovative video games. We are passionate gamers who love developing games, and we are committed to making the kinds of games that players crave.
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