Ubisoft has released a new gameplay walkthrough for Starlink: Battle for Atlas, briefing gamers aout the gameplay mechanics and combat situations in the game. The developers also gave a general idea of the back story that the story will progress with.
The game is scheduled to release for the Nintendo Switch, Playstation 4 and the Xbox One on October 16, 2018.
Starlink: Battle for Atlas is an upcoming open world action adventure game that takes you 400 light years away from Earth, to the Atlas star system. Your team is called the Starlink Initiative to fight enemies called the Forgotten Legion in the star system that are creating havoc.
The gameplay shows a new experience to play where you build your own modular Starship model that will be mounted on the Nintendo Switch controller, to take part in epic space combats. You can equip your model with different parts, which your Starship will change in game in real time. However, this feature is only for the Switch version of the game.
Starlink: Battle For Atlas – Features
- Fully customize your starship: the choice is yours – Mix and match pilots, hulls, wings, and weapons to assemble your ideal starship with an unprecedented level of customization and creativity. Changes to your physical ship instantly appear in-game allowing you to immediately jump into the battle.
- Explore an entire star system – Travel seamlessly through the exotic alien worlds of the Atlas Star System. Each one of its planet has its own identity, ecosystem and wildlife. Be careful, as space is a hostile environment and will present many challenges. The world evolves depending on your actions and your choices. Everything you do has an impact on your journey, and enemies will react and fight back intelligently and take over the star system if you do nothing to stop them.
- Get creative in combat – Build your unique play style. Experiment with different pilot abilities, weapons types, and status effects to discover and unleash devastating combos upon your enemies and overcome deadly challenges.
- Exclusively for Nintendo Switch – Fox McCloud appears as a special guest pilot in Starlink: Battle for Atlas. Players have the opportunity to explore the open star system of Atlas in Star Fox’s Arwing and team up with the Starlink Initiative to help stop the Forgotten Legion.
Starlink: Battle for Atlas releases next month on October 16. Although the game is releasing on all three major console platforms, the Nintendo Switch version has made the gameplay more interesting with the inclusion of toy upgrades that you can attach on the controller.
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