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Otherland: New Game Play Trailer Released

SBFordSBFord Associate Editor - News ManagerThe CitadelMMORPG.COM Staff Posts: 21,492 Epic

Gamigo and the Otherland team has released a brand new game play trailer from the upcoming MMO based on the best selling book series by Tad Williams. The video shows off a lot of the game's environments and character models. Check it out and enjoy!




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  • Superduper69Superduper69 Aurora, INMember Posts: 363

    More people need to know and talk about this MMO. If you wanttsomething really different and amazing..this is it. And i give 5/5 for no use of CG but actual game footage.

  • pl3dgepl3dge TruroMember Posts: 182 Uncommon

    Looking very cool

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  • DauzqulDauzqul Detroit, MIMember Posts: 1,505 Uncommon

    I'm not going to fall for the illusion of "large worlds" again.

    I remember the videos of SWTOR's Coruscant. That place looked huge! However, much like most modern games, the illusion of a large world was nothing more than a painted backdrop.

    There were several scenes in this video that reminded me of Coruscant. Take a look at the background and then take a look at the places you can obviously walk.

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  • kokotewakokotewa Toronto, ONMember Posts: 16

    Want to be able to travel to all parts of the map. The ability to jump up to second levels and fight and explore. If they introduce a thrid dimention to this game such as hight, oh man with dubstep and flashing lights, it will be the ultimate escape.

  • drtack1drtack1 jacksonville, FLMember Posts: 269 Uncommon

    wow, that looks like a game I could be interested in! Virtual reality theme with worlds to explore, wonder what the game play will be like and what the story is about......looks very beautiful so far!

     

  • Pr0tag0ni5tPr0tag0ni5t Lincoln, ILMember Posts: 220 Uncommon

    A very ambitious project...



     

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  • VhalnVhaln Chicago, ILMember Posts: 3,159

    Looks great, but that isn't gameplay.  Sure, there are little flashes of gameplay, but you can't tell how the game plays, from split second clips interspersed with zone flythroughs.  It's just a nice attention grabbing trailer, but beyond grabbing my attention, I still have no idea if I should be looking forward to this, or if it'll just be more F2P shovelware that I'll be embarrassed to have ever thought it might be anything more.

     

    This is starting to become a pet peeve of mine, I guess..

    When I want a single-player story, I'll play a single-player game. When I play an MMO, I want a massively multiplayer world.

  • SenadinaSenadina San Diego, CAMember Posts: 896 Uncommon

    This game sounded intiguing when they announced it about 4 years ago. Then they went dark with info. Only in the last few weeks has info suddenly surfaced, such as it is. We know far too little to speculate about anything in this game really. A few flashy fly throughs does not  illustrate gameplay. It is still wait and see for Otherland.

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  • fenrisbluefenrisblue hampton, VAMember Posts: 129 Uncommon

    they had me at WUB WUB WUB ,...but lets see if they can keep my atention

  • Teh_AxiTeh_Axi HalifaxMember Posts: 380 Uncommon

    Disney + Bladerunner + Tron = ???

  • KuppaKuppa Boulder, COMember Posts: 3,292 Uncommon

    I don't know why...but this looks very interesting to me.

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  • GhabboGhabbo Buenos AiresMember Posts: 263 Uncommon

    Originally posted by mmoDAD

    I'm not going to fall for the illusion of "large worlds" again.


    I remember the videos of SWTOR's Coruscant. That place looked huge! However, much like most modern games, the illusion of a large world was nothing more than a painted backdrop.


    There were several scenes in this video that reminded me of Coruscant. Take a look at the background and then take a look at the places you can obviously walk.

    This ten times.

     

    I haven't played SWTOR, but this happend to me in other MMOs.

     

    Game looks amazing though  image

  • VinterkrigVinterkrig BOSTON, MAMember Posts: 1,669 Uncommon

    ugh @ gamigo being involved

  • ConnmacartConnmacart OsloMember Posts: 659 Uncommon

    The worlds in the books could vary in size so some would be huge and some would be small. I'm more concerned with how they are going to tie them all together. In the books a river connected them , but I have a feeling there will be a hub from where you go into each world.

  • VhalnVhaln Chicago, ILMember Posts: 3,159

    Originally posted by Ghabbo


    Originally posted by mmoDAD


    I'm not going to fall for the illusion of "large worlds" again.


    I remember the videos of SWTOR's Coruscant. That place looked huge! However, much like most modern games, the illusion of a large world was nothing more than a painted backdrop.


    There were several scenes in this video that reminded me of Coruscant. Take a look at the background and then take a look at the places you can obviously walk.

    This ten times.

     

    I haven't played SWTOR, but this happend to me in other MMOs.

     

    Game looks amazing though  image

     

    Exactly, most of that amazing footage could just be like the backdrop on a fishtank.  Can't tell, without seeing some real gameplay.

     

    When I want a single-player story, I'll play a single-player game. When I play an MMO, I want a massively multiplayer world.

  • SorrowSorrow St Pete, FLMember Posts: 1,195

    The books were amazing but insane, would be a monumental task to undertake as an mmo

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