Based in Belarus
Release date 2018
Platforms Windows, Mac, Linux
Retail price 15$
Star Souls is a single-player roguelike-like tactical sci-fi game. Star Souls will target the PC/Mac/Linux first with other platforms later on (Nintendo Switch, iPad, etc.).
A catastrophe occurred: for unknown reasons, one by one stars began to die in the galaxy.
You are the representative of one of the mighty races, sometimes hostile to each other, and your goal is to find the way to a different place, suitable for life.
Your journey doesn’t promise to be simple: the galaxy on the brink of death is not a hospitable place.
Lead the vanguard of reconnaissance ships!
In Star Souls game you can travel through the galaxy, fight with various enemies, complete various text based events and improve your fleet by finding, earning or buying all sorts of equipment and weapons.
Exploration: Travel through the dying galaxy, where you can handle emerging enemy threats, search the salvation for all the intelligent races and perform different missions.
Ship Management: The game offers 30+ spaceships of playing races, many non-playing enemy ships, over 30 kinds of weapons and naturally the player will want to try them all. You can customize and upgrade your spaceships as well as install various modules on them.
Combat: Battles occur in real time with a tactical pause while the player should redistribute energy between the on-board systems and watch the serviceability of the fleet spaceships, avoid meteorites and hazardous fields, hide in nebulae and make way through trash.
Story Events: The game produces story events that lead to combat, bonuses/negatives, and many number of fantastic in-game scenarios. You can choose one of three playable races. At the same the quests will be slightly different that will look at the situation from different perspectives.
- Blend of various game genres.
- Jump from one side of the galaxy to the other with your customised fleet of ships.
- Unique and epic battles to put your ship to the test.
- A lot of game mechanics on the battlefield, like ram, boarding, etc.
- Active gameplay environment: asteroids, space junk, bombs...
- Battle in real time or pause for a tactical edge.
- Customize your fleet by various turrets and modules.
- Encounter random events and make decisions as fleet captain.
- A unique graphical style: bright and atmospheric art. Yep, our game designer is also an artist))
- Original story and univerce. The outcome will vary depend on the alien race you play for.
- Roguelike elements and fairly high difficultly ensure a challenging adventure.
DrankiKets is a small indie gamedev team based in Minsk, Belarus. Creator and ideological inspirer is Dmitriy Leonovich – artist and game designer. There are also several people who work together permanently: Unity developer, sound designer, narrative designer, programmer. More info: http://starsoulsgame.com/team/
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