Icarus, the cooperative Sci-Fi-themed survival recreation developed by Dean Corridor and his RocketWerkz studio, was purported to launch on Steam Early Entry subsequent month. Nevertheless, the event workforce revealed the decision to delay the debut of Icarus to November.
We’ve made the choice to delay Icarus’ launch till November to make sure the sport is the very best it may be for our gamers, and we’re introducing an extended Beta which you’ll play from 28 August.
Our workforce is dedicated to offering the very best expertise for our gamers at launch. We’ve been preserving a detailed eye on the state of our growth builds and have determined that we wish to give Icarus extra love by delaying the sport, and enhancing upon our Beta course of by spreading it throughout a number of weekends, with every having a particular focus. A plus aspect of this additionally means lowering Beta fatigue for our gamers.
We acknowledge that this information is probably not what you needed to listen to, however we’re assured it is going to result in the absolute best Icarus launch!
As talked about above, although, there can be an extended sequence of Beta weekends developing. The primary one will solely characteristic the Forest biome, whereas the second beta weekend is about to introduce torrential storms. The third weekend goes so as to add the Arctic biome, that includes particular animals and blizzards; the fourth beta weekend will introduce the Desert biome, which comes with its personal fauna and climate situations. The fifth one will add the Faction missions characteristic to Icarus, permitting gamers to rack up rewards as soon as they’ve fulfilled their targets. Lastly, the sixth beta weekend will characteristic a particular group occasion and a few prizes, too.
It is value noting that every one pre-order clients will obtain entry to the Icarus beta. Moreover, you possibly can refund at any time whatever the time performed within the beta.
Icarus can even characteristic help for RTXGI and NVIDIA DLSS, as you’ll be able to see within the trailer under.