Archive

Gamigo Announces Black Prophecy Tactical RTS Tie-in Nexus Conflict

Posted Mon, Feb 27, 2012 by Martuk

Black Prophecy fans now have a chance to immerse themselves in more of the story from the space flight shooter’s past. Gamigo today revealed more details about Nexus Conflict, an online tactical RTS set during the height of the Species Wars in Black Prophecy’s past. Players will wage war in the Nexus, where the cybernetic Tyi and genetically perfected Genides fight for control. By completing PvP and PvE missions, players will be able to earn upgrades and new ships to aid in conquering or defending faction territories.

Check out the new trailer after the break and visit the Nexus Conflict website to register for the closed beta.


Nexus Conflict: Epic battles in gamigo's new strategy MMOG


Hamburg, February 27, 2012 – Battles in space aren't won and lost in the cockpit of a fighter ship, but on the bridge of a mighty battle cruiser! In gamigo's new tactical real-time strategy game Nexus Conflict, players jump into the past of Black Prophecy's universe to take command of one of these titans during the height of the Species Wars.

The battles for control of strategic regions are waged in the Nexus - a place where universes are colliding - and fought between the cybernetically optimized Tyi and the genetically perfected Genides. By completing PvP and PvE missions, players can earn improved weapons, stronger shields and other enhancements. Over the course of the game, captains will have access to ships ranging in size from an 80-meter cruiser to a massive battle titan measuring in at 1.5 kilometers in length.

The spectacle of space battle is presented by the powerful Unity 3D graphics engine, thanks to which Nexus Conflict bedazzles with astounding 3D visuals.The game, available as a client game to start with, will also be playable as a browser game in the future. Nexus Conflict is being developed by the German developer studio Limbic Entertainment.

The first beta testing phase is scheduled to start in March. Registration for closed beta testing is open on the game's official website.

Nexus Conflict's features at a glance:

  • Stunning graphics both as a client game and in the browser thanks to state-of-the-art Unity 3D technology!
  • Set in the well-known sci-fi universe of Black Prophecy
  • Spectacular strategic battles with gigantic battleships
  • A variety of ship classes, from small frigates to megacruisers
  • Ship system with extensive configuration options
  • Individual skill system
  • PvP, PvE and PvE Co-op missions
  • Conquering and defense of faction territories
  • Crafting system

About gamigo AG
gamigo AG, a wholly owned subsidiary of Axel Springer AG, was founded in 2001 and has grown to become one of the leading publishers of free-to-play MMOGs in Europe. Since 2010, gamigo also publishes its games globally. A team of more than 100 employees works in the company headquarters in Hamburg and its branch office in New York City. The key to success is the emphasis on publishing high-quality games supervised by first-rate community management. The portfolio includes games from all ends of the gaming spectrum - from Facebook games and browser-based games to elaborate MMORPGs.


News from around the 'Net