Heavy Gear Assault has been mentioned on this site a couple of times. A Free-to-play Mech fighting game that’s been in development for a few months. Well Stompy Bot, the developers, have now launched a Kickstarter campaign with the view of raising $800,000 to help further it’s cause.
They first opted to raise cash on www.heavygear.com, raising nearly $120,000 Heavy Gear Assault website, their own servers buckled under the pressure of the success of the campaign. So with that in mind they have now started a Kickstarter campaign to raise the funds.
One of the most popular features of the game are the destructible environments, and quite honestly who doesn’t like to see the walls breaking, bridges falling and buildings succumbing to your firepower.… Read more...Read more
If there’s anyone out there who doesn’t know what a mech is, think of a giant bipedal robot with large amounts of weaponry. Think ED-209 from Robocop, or at a pinch those human-operated robot things continuously firing at all the probes bursting through the roof of Zion in Matrix Revolutions. (Assuming that you didn’t just get up and turn the movie off as a lot of other people did.)
Anyway, where was I? Oh yeah, mechs. Well I’ve been told about a new game from Stompy Bot Productions called Heavy Gear Assault that is a multi-player game all about mechs and more importantly mechs kicking seven shades of sump oil out of each other.… Read more...Read more