Posts Tagged ‘Dark Spore’

Darkspore: The Even Seedier Side Of Life

By Richard Cobbett on February 14th, 2011.

Darkspore. Roughly 75% prettier than these rubbish official screenshots will make it look. Sorry. There are plasma waterfalls and floaty space bridges and really nice looking crystals and everything...

What has eight legs, three eyes, and a nose that spits deadly mucus? Doesn’t matter, just kill it in the face and take its stuff. Richard’s been playing a pre-release version of Spore’s psychotic cousin, where life is simple, death is cheap, and the only good alien is one that drops a particularly snazzy hat.

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Interview: Darkspore’s Michael Perry

By John Walker on December 24th, 2010.

Come on guys, release some decent screenshots.

EA’s Spore-infused action-RPG Darkspore is due early in 2011. Intrigued to understand how it relates to Wright’s original creature creator, and what it brings to an increasingly busy A-RPG scene, we spoke to executive producer Michael Perry. We talk about how the idea came about, the multiple-hero approach and why they’ll be unique to us, the advancements made to the Spore Creature Creator, the presence of an AI Director for co-op, and the game’s “chaining” system.

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