Posts Tagged ‘I’d like to be under the sea’

Blue Planet II inspires undersea explorer Beyond Blue

The beautiful BBC wildlife documentary series Blue Planet II has inspired a new game from E-Line Media, the publishers behind Iñupiaq folklore doc-u-platformer Never Alone. Named Beyond Blue, the collaboration will dive into the ocean on a near-future research and exploration mission. It’ll have a documentary side too, with footage from Blue Planet II and chat from real-world ocean researchers. But most importantly, it seems to involve a whole lot of admiring sealife. See the announcement trailer below. Read the rest of this entry »

Alien Undersea Exploration: Tachyon Reef Trailer

S-s-s-shark!

I couldn’t tell you what’s attracted a shoal of underwater exploration-y games, beyond perhaps a growing dread that maybe we won’t be lucky enough to die before the world’s drowned, but I’m glad they’re surfacing. FarSky and Subnautica are floating around now, it’s surely time we heard more from Diluvion, and I’m forgetting a few others. I’m adding Tachyon Reef to the list, as the deep sea explore ’em up due later this year has only just caught my eye. Come squeeze into your cozzie for a trailer. And yes, that is a roboshark up there.

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