Digital Excessive introduced a model new free-to-play fantasy hybrid MMO at this weekend’s TennoCon 2022 digital occasion, referred to as Soulframe. For the upcoming recreation, the Canadian studio has moved away from the sci-fi acrobatic gameplay of Warframe for what seems to be a slower-paced medieval fantasy theme. As a substitute of ninja robots, you’ll be enjoying as a human, or at the least a human-like race and as a substitute of high-powered blasters you’ll be wielding swords and elemental magic.
“With Soulframe’s worldbuilding and thematic parts, we’re actually wanting to return to our childhood favorites and pull inspiration from the flowery fantasy worlds that we fell in love with rising up,” stated Soulframe Artistic Director Geoff Crookes. “Our workforce is de facto on this concept of nature and humanity colliding and we’ll be exploring a variety of these themes by way of our personal lens whereas enjoying with concepts of restoration and exploration.”
“A completely new recreation in early improvement, Soulframe will ship its personal unbiased and uniquely immersive expertise led by the artistic and imaginative minds behind Warframe,” added the devs. “For early followers of Digital Extremes, the trail to launch can be a well-known one: it will likely be a clear, collaborative and iterative course of that’s formed by the fervour of gamers and DE.”
There’s nonetheless no launch date in sight however you’ll be able to try Soulframe’s first cinematic trailer beneath. You may as well sign-up for upcoming playtests and reserve your account username on the official website. Be aware that you simply’ll have to finish a Cryptex-like mini-game earlier than you get entry to the web site’s contents however it shouldn’t take too lengthy to decode so I will not spoil the enjoyable by supplying you with the reply.