With only 2.5 months left until Gamedec launches on Steam, GOG.com, Epic Games Store, and Humble Store it’s about time we dive deeper into the true meaning of what Anshar Studios developers call “an authentic RPG experience.” Watch the new gameplay video and see for yourself if they’ve managed to achieve this ambitious goal.
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – June 30th, Katowice, Poland.
Pen and paper RPG fans loved this genre for the gameplay freedom it gave them. For the fact that just like in real life, what impacts their character’s future are not only the choices made during a playthrough. But also what was said, to whom, and when. What actions were taken and which ones were skipped, and a whole lot of other tiny details that might not seem very important at the beginning. Now try to imagine that Gamedec reflects all these dependencies and builds not only the plot but also gameplay around them.
Watch the new gameplay video below!
Check out gameplay from the Backers Build here!
Once done, don’t forget to add the game to your wishlist on Steam (https://store.steampowered.com/app/917720/Gamedec/), follow it on GOG.com (https://www.gog.com/game/gamedec), Epic Games Store (https://www.epicgames.com/store/p/gamedec), and starting today, also Humble Store (https://www.humblebundle.com/store/gamedec).
Gamedec is an authentic RPG experience where decisions are important and come with consequences. The world in which you live adapts to each decision you make. As the story progresses, your hero adapts as well. Just like in “real” life, the consequences of your choices can be immediate, long-term, or stay hidden, surfacing only when you least expect them. Whatever you decide, the game will remain neutral without judging your choices or suggesting “better” options. It is up to you to evaluate what you’ve done. Just remember that in this job, the game is always on.
Anshar Studios returns to the foundations of the RPG genre with their new game, built on mechanics such as Deduction, the Codex, and Aspects. These allow for complex conversations and interactions as players create or expose networks of conspiracies while discovering unusual relationships between virtual worlds. Gamedec’s pen-and-paper-based RPG mechanics give players the freedom to approach situations from multiple perspectives.
YOU ARE THE SUM OF YOUR CHOICES
Your goal is to hunt down the criminals of virtual worlds – rich and spoiled businesspeople, corporations with plans to rewrite history. Are they acting alone, or are they mere puppets? What does a “happy ending” mean to you? To them? Each decision changes the world around you and your character’s personality. Some decisions will feel right, but others might be unexpected.
EXPLORE THE CYBERPUNK OF THE 22ND CENTURY
Welcome to Warsaw City in the 22nd century, where “real” is relative and “life” and “death” have many meanings. Real and virtual worlds have merged, giving rise to ancient vices: lust, sloth, pride, envy… That’s why everyone needs gamedecs – specialists who solve real problems in virtual worlds. Be it the Wild West or a prehistoric amusement park, these and many other worlds reveal our inclinations and weaknesses.
EXPERIENCE THE ESSENCE OF ROLE-PLAYING
Use your wits to gather info from witnesses and suspects, get to the bottom of deceptive schemes, save lives, and investigate the extraordinary relationships between virtual worlds and their inhabitants. Gamedec emulates the nature of tabletop RPGs by focusing on character development through decision-making. As in classic tabletop RPGs, you’re given the freedom to approach situations from multiple angles rather than forcing a single solution – the choice is yours and yours alone.
About Anshar Studios
Craftmanship is our way. We follow the radical truthfulness philosophy to communicate and, as a result, bring impactful, first-party ideas to life and deliver perfected third-party projects. We have a skilled team, a well-crafted portfolio, and an ambition to grow. We’re hungry to make good games, so one can wait for Gamedec or let us help to create one’s own game.
Anshar Studios has also expanded the scope of our activities and offers services to many reputable companies in the video game industry. We have collaborated with clients such as Larian Studios, Bloober Team, Artifex Mundi, The Farm 51, Playway, and QLOC. The most recent Anshar first-party projects were Telefrag VR – a fast-paced PVP VR shooter, and Detached – a space exploration VR game. The studio is also involved in the development of a few undisclosed projects for a group of premium-tier customers. https://ansharstudios.com/