December 26, 2019 – The most anticipated game in the cyberpunk genre launching in 2020 may be Cyberpunk 2077, but if you are a fan of this genre there are many more games releasing next year that are worthwhile keeping your eyes on. In this special we take a look at five of them. They are ranging from VR to 2D-story driven and from strategy to horror.
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Sense – 不祥的预感: A Cyberpunk Ghost Story is a 2.5D game inspired in design by Clock Tower and Fatal Frame, and story-wise by sci-fi classics like Bladerunner as well as heavily from Traditional Asian Folklore. Set in the year 2083 in Neo Hong-Kong, the story follows Mei-Lin Mak, a young woman with cybernetic eyes pulled into the maelstrom of an unsolved supernatural mystery from centuries past. As she peers deeper into the mystery, her perception of reality slowly crumbles around her, leaving her to question every intricacy of her surroundings.
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Maple Whispering Limited
Become a courier driver for Cloudpunk Inc., the semi-legal delivery company based in the sprawling city of Nivalis. You go everywhere, from the Marrow below to the spires that pierce the grey clouds high above before scraping the edge of the troposphere. No delivery job is too dangerous, and no one is faster than a Cloudpunk driver.
In this story-based cyberpunk game, you will meet a diverse range of characters including androids, AI and unscrupulous humans at every level of society. Everyone has a story to tell, and in the course of one night in Nivalis, everything will change.
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Be prepared to be amazed by the stunning visuals and gameplay that you will experience in Evolutis. A 2D story-driven action-adventure game inspired by 80’s animes, where the player has control over 3 protagonists that have their paths intertwined across a dramatic narrative. Every situation in the game is controlled by you and depending on your decisions, the consequences will differ.
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Create a sprawling industrial city. Compete with the other Great Houses of Titan for resources, territory, and power. Do battle with ships, technology, influence, or the sheer productive power of your factories. Stake your claim to the Industries of Titan in this innovative sim/strategy game!
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You take the role of Lonn, once an S-rank bounty hunter who escaped that life and is conflicted about the city he once tried to improve. Lonn is forced into action after confronting Megalo, head of the Wux-N corporation. Lonn is contacted by Luna, a hacker going against Wux-N. Luna reveals the new Wux-N technology, mind transfer. The ability to take, modify and transfer consciousness from one person into another being or cyborg. Megalo wants to create his vision of humanity’s future, a perfect world full of cyborgs who have modified minds/consciousness.
Work with Luna through a story driven single player campaign. Explore, fight and solve puzzles in a physics based world. Overcome your conflict and fight back!