"Marooned: Arkanus Island" is a new, and upcoming, first person survival game that is currently in development.

The game pits you alone in singleplayer, or with friends in a cooperative mode, on a tropical island located in the north atlantic ocean. You wake up washed up on a beach with nothing but your brain and your wits to keep you alive. You must gather food,water and build yourself a shelter in order to survive harsh tropical storms, tornados , hurricane's and an unknown threat that is lurking in the dark.
To create this game, we're utilising the Sandbox Editor that runs with the CryEngine 3.

                                                                  

Features:
-4km² Island
-Dynamic Weather
-Day/Night Cycle
-Innovative Inventory and Crafting system
-Beatiful graphics rendered with the CryEngine3
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Team:
Fudsine - Michael Crossley
RaZoR - Aleksi Männistö
Andrew Whitham
ROCKYIII - Michael Chait 
 
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17 comments by Fudsine on Mar 16th, 2013

News Post 16/03/13


Hello everyone! We are getting to the stage where we are looking to submit our game to Steam Greenlight. (Exciting I know!) This will mean that you will be able to vote for Marooned alongside other potential steam games, If we get enough votes the game will become 'greenlit' and you can expect to see Marooned on Steam! Additionally we are going to be showing some early environmental footage very soon in which Aleksi (RaZoR-FIN) and I will be discussing many features of the game and what we are planning to do in the future. Onto the main topic of Q&A we'l be answering as many questions as we can in the video, to ask a question just post your question in the comment section of this news post and we'l then prioritise what we talk about based on the most common questions.


Here is one of the many beautiful views you can expect from this vast tropical landscape.

Once again as we progress through the development of our game, positions are again opening up for new members to join our team. We are currently looking for a Lead Character Designer/Animator, who will be responsible for everything from player character models to animals and other organic models. If you're interested in the roles, send myself (Fudsine) a private message or contact me at my E-mail address michael_crssly@hotmail.co.uk and we'l get back to you.

~ Michael Crossley and Aleksi Männistö

UPDATE: The position has been filled.

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NeighborlyNinja
NeighborlyNinja Mar 5 2012, 4:20pm says:

*Tracking*
Nice concept!

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Rossroxx
Rossroxx Mar 5 2012, 2:13pm says:

Tracking, co-operative island survival would be sick!

Good luck with this!

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Fudsine
Fudsine Mar 5 2012, 2:08pm says:

When I chose the name for this project I didn't realise there was a film made in 2000 with the same name and was always located on a tropical island. The name has been changed to avoid confusion and is subject to change at a later date.

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Maxen1416
Maxen1416 Mar 5 2012, 1:34pm says:

quite interesting, dont forget to add Tom Hanks as a bonus character

+5 votes     reply to comment
ApornasPlanet
ApornasPlanet Mar 5 2012, 12:50pm says:

where's Wilson?

+4 votes     reply to comment
itsthepopei
itsthepopei Mar 5 2012, 2:55pm replied:

he was stealing food

+4 votes     reply to comment
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