‘TauCeti Technology Benchmark’ is the Visually Stunning Demo for the Upcoming FPS from the Makers of ‘Dead Effect’

Approach again in 2013, developer BadFly Interactive put themselves on the map with their visually spectacular horror-themed first-person shooter Lifeless Impact (Free) on cellular gadgets. Whereas it definitely used many tropes from horror films and video video games over time, Lifeless Impact was a enjoyable romp that we loved in our review. Curiously Lifeless Impact prided itself on being a completely premium recreation upon launch, which was turning into increasingly more uncommon in these days (and nonetheless is to a sure extent), however the next 12 months it switched to a free to play mannequin and that’s when issues REALLY took off for it. In 2015 a sequel referred to as Lifeless Impact 2 (Free) was launched, which unsurprisingly was free to play proper from the beginning, and like the primary recreation it was additionally extraordinarily fashionable. Whereas Lifeless Impact and Lifeless Impact 2’s authentic writer BulkyPix went below a number of years again, the video games at the moment are maintained by a 3rd get together referred to as Dualcarbon and are nonetheless alive and kicking within the App Retailer immediately. Each are very value trying out when you haven’t finished so beforehand.

Anyway, with two hit Lifeless Impact video games below their belt, BadFly went to work on a model new undertaking which they originally announced nearly 3 years ago to the day, on August seventh of 2017. That undertaking known as TauCeti Unknown Origin, and it’s a religious successor of kinds to the Lifeless Impact video games. You play as a soldier aboard the ESS Meridian, the ship from Lifeless Impact 2. You’re in cryostasis, and simply as your ship is reaching its vacation spot and making an attempt to awaken everybody on board from their cryo sleep, one thing goes horribly incorrect and the ship launches you and the others from the ship in escape pods to the planet of Tau Ceti f down under, a planet that has been referenced in Lifeless Impact earlier than. You mainly wake out of your slumber by crash touchdown into Tau Ceti f and discovering a lush jungle surroundings that’s simply teeming with lethal crops, creatures, and tribespeople. Your job is to outlive lengthy sufficient to determine what the heck is occurring and learn how to get off the planet. TauCeti Unknown Origin has been within the works for fairly a while now, however immediately it has hit a giant milestone with the discharge of a brand new free demo for each iOS and Android that showcases the early elements of the sport. And this one is a significant looker, of us. Take a look at the trailer.

TauCeti Unknown Origin is designed from the bottom up for high-end cellular gadgets, and along with that includes the primary two ranges of the deliberate full recreation, it additionally features a benchmarking characteristic and the power to regulate the graphics ranges and particular options to see how your machine holds up. Benchmarking options are widespread in PC video games however I can’t say I’ve seen one in a cellular recreation earlier than. The true star although is the demo itself, as TauCeti Unknown Origin actually feels in keeping with the earlier Lifeless Impact video games proper all the way down to the super ambiance, excessive gore, and tacky one liners. This can be a free demo out there now on the iOS App Store, and there are TWO variations for Android out there on the Google Play Retailer, a regular version and a Vulkan version, and all variations characteristic full controller assist if touchscreen FPS controls ain’t your factor. If you wish to discover out extra, there are a number of extra video options on the BadFly YouTube page, a wealth of knowledge on the official website, and a discussion thread in our own forums here. There’s no agency launch date for TauCeti Unknown Origin simply but, however we’ll be preserving an in depth eye on this one. Within the meantime, take a look at the free demo in case your machine has the muscle for it.