Alawar announces a 2D space western game called They Always Run
, a title
that evokes sci-fi classic Blade Runner
, near classic Logan's Run
, and maybe
is online showing this is expected some time this year. This
shows platformer combat and gameplay and the announcement
takes the ball and runs with it:
Alawar has announced the development of
They Always Run — a game about a three-armed mutant who hunts the most dangerous
criminals in the galaxy.
Alawar has announced the development of a 2D action game that's sure to appeal
to fans of space westerns. They Always Run is being developed by the company's
internal division, known for such projects as Distrust and I am not a Monster.
Alawar will be serving as publisher.
The game takes place in an alternate future in which the Empire has fallen and
all inhabited worlds have descended into crime. In such times, there's a high
demand for people who can find anyone, anywhere – from the central worlds to the
outskirts of civilization.
Players will take on the role of Aidan, a three-armed mutant who hunts the most
notorious bounties in the galaxy. Some bounties are rewarded with money, others
with valuable information that Aidan can use to find his real targets: the
people behind a galaxy-wide