Invincible, the comedian TV sequence become animation from Strolling Lifeless co-creator Robert Kirkman, is popping right into a full-fledged visible novel. Becoming a member of Invincible Presents: Atom Eve are the builders of Shadow of the Tomb Raider, Mothergunship and Murderer’s Creed, who will heart the single-player sport across the superhero from the unique sequence.
Invincible Presents: Atom Eve, to present the upcoming sport its full title, is billed as the primary “unique online game” set within the universe of Kirkman’s colourful and violent love letter to superhero comics. The comedian – which ran for 15 years from 2003, earlier than being become an Amazon animated sequence in 2021 – was just lately introduced to be receiving an idle cell sport developed by Ubisoft, Invincible: Guarding the Globe.
As a substitute, Atom Eve might be a single-player “visible novel RPG” that follows the superhero seen within the sequence as he juggles on a regular basis faculty life and battling villains. That division might be additional difficult by the necessity to handle relationships along with her associates, household and love pursuits, with a branching story providing completely different dialogue and occasion choices relying on the participant’s decisions and the way they determine to develop Eve’s talents. There can even be a component of turn-based fight as gamers use Eve’s powers to take down enemies.
The principle improvement of the visible novel might be inventive director Jill Murray, co-author of Murderer’s Creed III: Liberation and Shadow of the Tomb Raider. Becoming a member of Murray might be artwork director Rossi Gifford, who has labored on initiatives for League of Legends developer Riot Video games, in addition to comics large Marvel and Invincible writer Skybound. Murray and Gifford might be working with builders Horrible Posture Video games, who dealt with The Strolling Lifeless: Final Mile – one thing of a mix of ARG and TV present primarily based on the wildly common zombie franchise – and, unexpectedly, the hellish first-person shooter Mothergunship.
Based on Kirkman, the visible novel will put a “new spin” on Eve’s comedian e book look, whereas nonetheless managing to remain true to the character’s comedian e book origins; the sport’s announcement trailer exhibits comedian book-like containers and speech bubbles. Murray added that the story will give Eve’s “intricacy, creativity and wry humorousness” an opportunity to shine alongside her superpowers.
Invincible Presents: Atom Eve might be launched on Steam later this yr.