Space Hulk: Deathwing is an upcoming . it is an adaptation of the Space Hulk board game, developed on Unreal Engine 4 by the team behind E.Y.E: Divine Cybermancy, Streum On Studio. They introduces the game: its premise, the teammates, the localised damage system, and some of the fearsome enemies players will encounter.
Infiltrate and explore the Space Hulk “Olethros”, a derelict collection of space ship and debris filled with hidden dangers and relics. As a Librarian, players can take AI squadmates or have fellow players join them in their investigation into the mystery of Olethros, co-written by renowned Dark Angels writer Gavin Thorpe.
Infesting the Space Hulk are ferocious Genestealers who utilise ambushes, swarming and tactical retreats in order to slowly tear down the player’s Terminator armour. Damage is localised, and taking too many hits in certain areas will cause your armour to malfunction. To stop the horde, you’ll have access to a wide assortment of weapons, skills, and powers taken directly from Warhammer 40,000 lore to customize your squad of Dark Angel Terminators.
Players take on the role of a Space Marine from one of the most secret and most feared Space Marine Companies: the Deathwing from the Dark Angels, as a Librarian, you will also master the destructive powers of the Psykers. Your skills and performance in battle grant you Fervor Points, to spend on 5 skill trees allowing you to improve your abilities, unlock new powers, access powerful relics and devastating new weapons.
- Plunge into the claustrophobic tunnels of a Space Hulk and experience a desperate battle against the Genestealers.
- RPG Mechanics: unlock new abilities through 5 skill trees.
- Customize your armor and access devastating weapons.
- An epic 4-player Co-op mode: Play as a Terminator (and respawn as a Genestealer to hunt your friends).
Space Hulk: Deathwing will release later in 2016 for Xbox One, Ps4 and PC