Early Access to Sword of the Stars: The Pit 2
is now underway
. This Windows game from Kerberos Productions revisits the
turn-based roguelike gameplay of the original while taking the plunge into 3D.
Coming Soon trailer
cranks up The Darkest of the Hillside Thickets and takes
a look at gameplay. Here's the pitch:
Kerberos Productions has launched
Sword of the Stars: The Pit 2 - a sequel to Sword of the Stars: The Pit, the
science fiction Roguelike which many players still list among the best of the
genre - into Early Access today.
In beta, The Pit 2 has moved from 2D to a full and vibrant 3D environment.
Instantly clear to players will be new features, such as mini-bosses, and player
advancements such as the ability to break down items into components which can
then be re-used to craft different items. Alongside the perspective shift which
allows for full camera control, and the more flexible approach to crafting,
players get a preview of the variety of weapons, armors, and scavenged items
that Kerberos fans have come to expect from the original game and its