ThinkingStars is continuing to reveal assets and gameplay of its upcoming cyberpunk PS4 game ANNO: Mutationem.
This time around we start by taking a look at RPG elements in a batch of new screenshots.
This includes enhancing your character and gear, on top of buying and upgrading equipment.
Also, sushi vendors.
Last, but certainly not least, we get to see a video showcasing automated sentry guns with some really cool lighting effects that once more highlight the clever use of 3D to create a beautiful 2.5D effect. This was shared on the developer’s Weibo page.
If you’re unfamiliar with ANNO: Mutationem, it’s a game in development by Chinese studio ThinkingStars announced last year and then showcased once again later in the summer. It was presented for PS4 under the umbrella of Sony’s China Hero Project.
Below you can read an official description:
“The developers of ANNO: Mutationem are composed of a bunch of veterans and youngsters full of enthusiasm in console game development field. With the combination of the pixel art style and the cyberpunk elements, those hardcore action game lovers strike up the world of ANNO: Mutationem.
ANNO: Mutationem set up a near future Metropolis after the catastrophy. Moreover, they’ve introduced the famous open-sourced work series “SCP Foundation” in to the world of ANNO: Mutationem, to mix the creative ideas of authors from all over the world.
After the release of the concept video of ANNO: Mutationem, the project quickly gained a lot of attention and support from a large number of players. And the continual communication and interaction with the players is also a typical feature of the ANNO: Mutationem team in their develop procedure.
From the abandoned ruins of a former giant city to the bustling street in the Metropolis. The developers of ANNO: Mutationem hope to provide a refreshing combat experience and rich exploration in the world of ANNO: Mutationem.”