Unreal Devs on display in the Indie MEGABOOTH at PAX East 2018
In a few short days, thousands of gamers will descend upon Boston, Massachusetts for PAX East 2018. In years past we have helped Unreal Engine developers show off their projects at the Indie MEGABOOTH. This year we’re continuing that support with an amazing lineup of games on display during PAX.
CLOSE TO THE SUN
BY STORM IN A TEACUP
Close to the Sun is a horror game that takes place at the end of the 19th century on a mysterious ship complex created by Nikola Tesla for the sake of knowledge. In this alternative version of history, his scientific breakthroughs have already had a major impact on the world. You’re Rose, a young journalist looking for your sister and, as you approach this enormous and glorious complex for the first time, you quickly realize that something there has definitely gone wrong…
BY EFECTO STUDIOS (UNREAL DEV GRANT RECIPIENT)
Decoherence is a competitive action/strategy game where you build robots, devise a battle plan by configuring their A.I. and fight alongside them. Get ready to put your strategic thinking, sharp reflexes and adaptability to the test.
BY LASER GUIDED GAMES
Golem Gates blends elements of real-time strategy (RTS), multiplayer online battle arena (MOBA), and card battle. Players collect spell cards (called Glyphs) and strategically weave them into a deck as they prepare for battle. Battles are fast-paced and highly tactical with streamlined resource management to keep focus on the action. With a single player campaign and various competitive and cooperative online modes, Golem Gates is now available on Steam.
BY TERRIBLE POSTURE GAMES (UNREAL DEV GRANT RECIPIENT)
MOTHERGUNSHIP is a bullet-hell FPS where you craft your own guns, play together with your friends, fight gigantic bosses and defeat a robotic alien armada that conquered Earth. Take the fight to the enemy, craft gun monstrosities that no reasonable person could ever lift, and experience randomized mayhem as you battle your way to the heart of the fleet to destroy the MOTHERGUNSHIP!
BY SPEARHEAD GAMES
OmenSight puts you in the role of Harbinger, a skilled warrior who exists outside of time. You have foreseen the annihilation of the land known as Urralia and have been summoned to rewrite its fate. Serve as the eyes and the sword of Urralia as you identify characters who may have played a part in the story of its destruction, like a war general or a powerful sorcerer. Appear alongside these characters to discover how they chose to spend their final moments. Will you fight with them or against them?
BY TOXIC GAMES
Q.U.B.E. 2 is the sequel to the hit first-person puzzle game Q.U.B.E. You are Amelia Cross, a stranded archaeologist who has awoken among the ruins of an ancient alien landscape. With the distant help of another survivor you must manipulate the structure of this mysterious world and find a way back home.
RITE OF ILK
BY TURTLENECK STUDIOS (UNREAL DEV GRANT RECIPIENT)
RITE of ILK is a cooperative exploration-adventure played entirely by two players and supports both local multiplayer and online multiplayer.
SHAPE OF THE WORLD
BY HOLLOW TREE GAMES (UNREAL DEV GRANT RECIPIENT)
SINNER: SACRIFICE FOR REDEMPTION
BY DARK STAR (UNREAL DEV GRANT RECIPIENT)
SINNER: Sacrifice for Redemption puts you in the shoes of man without memories struggling to understand and deal with his past. Adam must face the incarnation of his greatest sins as he unlocks his memories and sacrifices to atone. But will Adam attain redemption or will he wallow in his past?
BY BIT DRAGON (UNREAL DEV GRANT RECIPIENT)
Hyper Jam is a neon-soaked arena brawler for 2-4 players full of lethal weapons, stackable powerups, furious round-based combat and a killer synthwave soundtrack.
Interested in showing your game off at the PAX West Indie MEGABOOTH later this year? Keep an eye on the submissions page and the Indie MEGABOOTH Twitter page