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Empyre: Lords of the Sea Gates opens up on 4 Oct

Empyre: Lords of the Sea Gates

Neo-Victorian isometric RPG, Empyre: Lords of the Sea Gates [official site], now has a release date for those interested to lord it up over the sea gates. It’s October 4. I am already a lord of the sea gate but by that I mean that I own a Seagate external hard drive and make it do my bidding rather than having any special status in an alternative American timeline where New York is flooding and I need to lead a bunch of companions through a story. Read the rest of this entry »

Empyre: Lords of the Sea Gates explores a flooded NYC

Empyre: Lords of the Sea Gates

A new developer called Coin-Operated Games – made up of former staff from Crytek, Codemasters, Creative Assembly, and others – has announced Empyre: Lords of the Sea Gates [official site], an old-school-styled RPG that looks pretty interesting.

Its hook is that it’s set in a flooded version of 1911 New York. Problem is, none of the water is drinkable, so the city is slowly succumbing to thirst. It’s like raaaiiin on your wedding day.

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