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29 comments by Schlechtwetterfront on Apr 1st, 2014

We all know DICE is making the new Battlefront and it has provided for a lot of discussion in our team. We will think they will create a good game. But our team's consent is that they won't deliver the core Battlefront experience. Which we aim to do. For that very reason we have decided to push BattleCry in a direction which will produce a game more closely resembling the Battlefronts we loved.
We're going 2D pixel art isometric rouge like procedural generated real time but with turn based elements become-a-Jedi-via-Midichlorian-injection simulation RPG hybrid.

You will be playing the most-loved, well designed and interestingly written character in the whole Star Wars universe, Jar Jar Binks.

We will utilize the full power Unity's 2D web plugin (always online is the future) renderer to bring alive the procedurally generated universe you always wanted to collect random taxes in, listen to Level 14 political discussions and experience first-hand bureaucracy puzzles on your way to becoming the first Gungan Jedi. Progress can be sped up by totally not pay-to-win in-game real money transactions. We will also be incorporating Facebook friends so everyone can see how good you are at controlling the power of a true Gungan!

On this journey you will of course encounter many different original and evil dangers including Ewoks, Ewoks, more Ewoks and Nazi Zombies. Boring enemies like the Empire, Sith, Rancors are not being included for obvious reasons.

To add some more depth we chose to add survival elements and progress the time a few hundred years until after the universe-wide apocalypse. Again, our single most important goal is to make a game like no-one else has ever seen.

Also, the character you're playing is actually a clone, part of an army Watto ordered to be able to sue every one of them for money because they destroyed stuff in his shop.

I know this is a lot of text. But it is very important for us to make our ambitions clear to you, our precious fans. For anyone getting past reading this (and I hope taking it seriously and trying to understand it's deep core of emotions and Kappa) we have a special treat. Something entirely new to the world. Something which will change humanity as we know it. Something playable.

Cherish your moment of anticipation. This will be your last thought on your death bed.

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ConstantinoP. Apr 14 2014, 11:53am says:

The pre-alpha may be the greatest game I have ever played. Indeed, the storyline and gameplay were masterfully designed and executed. Being able to control my favorite charter of all time as he embarked on a journey of epic proportions brought a tear to my eye, as I have never before beheld the degree of perfection demonstrated by this game. I was at a loss for words, only being able to mutter, "pure beauty" as I played. I cannot begin to fathom what I will experience with the first full release. I would like to thank the mod team for making my dreams a reality.

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3snake Apr 9 2014, 2:24pm says:

The game will be what some easter eggs ?

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Schlechtwetterfront Apr 10 2014, 3:16pm replied:

Exactly 34.84927 parts, 40° and 0.502 units.

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Truebladed404 Apr 10 2014, 12:37pm replied:

If you mean will we include Easter Eggs, well, that is to be left to the devs. . .*glances with a suspicious look at the team*
If not. . .I am afraid I do not understand the question enough to answer it.

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rocknroll237 Apr 10 2014, 8:42am replied:

English please.

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Truebladed404 Apr 8 2014, 10:50pm replied:

But it certainly is playable! :P

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Schlechtwetterfront Apr 8 2014, 2:37am replied:

It won't.

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Truebladed404 Apr 8 2014, 10:55pm replied:

Yeah, we cannot make any profit of any kind or we can be sued for copyright infringement, so advertising and sales from Steam would get us in trouble. In general, as a rule of thumb, it won't find its way anywhere where you buy things. That is also why we can only accept donations to keep servers up and furthermore cannot use Kickstart. Not one penny goes in our pockets. The thought is nice though! It's always pleasant to hear the great support from you all!

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