M.A.S.S. Builder launches via Steam Early Access on September 13

Roadmap through July 2020 announced.

M.A.S.S. Builder

M.A.S.S. Builder will launch for PC via Steam Early Access on September 13, publisher Sekai Games and developer Vermilion Digital announced.

Here is an overview of the game, via its Steam page:

■ Details

About

“A future in where humans lived a prosperous century and technology advancing beyond space and time,” that was what humanity should have been if not for the sudden appearance of unknown beasts of the void. A large portion of humanity were gone in the moment. War for the survival of humanity broke off all over the world, changing landscapes and settlements into warzones. Humanity were forced to relocate into shelters and reinvent their technologies into weapons of war, the M.A.S.S. technology.

M.A.S.S. Builder is an action RPG with players piloting a M.A.S.S. (Mechanical Assault Skeleton Suit) as a commander of a private military company, setting out to help combat the threat of Quarks. You will build, customize, and fight to save the world, or at least, have fun creating and customizing your perfect mechanical suits.

The game features an in-depth customization system that has a clear distinction between equipment that gives status and equipment of pure aesthetics. You will be able to customize everything to suit your playstyle while looking good in this fast-paced mechanical combat.

Key Features

  • Customize your own M.A.S.S. without the worry of using cool looking armors with low stats, all parts don’t have stats!
  • Fast paced movement through the battlefield with boosters for you to move around and attack through your enemies.
  • Fight against hordes of beastly aliens called Quarks, and giant ones that will aggressively hunt you down.
  • Pick how your weapon looks and shoots with hundreds of parts available to mix and match.
  • A world compelling and rich with information for you to immerse yourself in.

■ Early Access Roadmap

September 2019: Early Access 0.1.0

  • Game releases on Steam platform.

November 2019: Early Access 0.2.0

  • Story missions 7 and 8 (end of Chapter 1)
  • Hunting Grounds +1 mission
  • Spherical and curved armor designs
  • More ranged weapon mechanics and firing types
  • Old armor pieces rework
  • Photography Mode

January 2020: Early Access 0.3.0

  • Story missions 9 and 10
  • Hunting Grounds +1 mission
  • CC weapons animation and mechanics rework
  • Dual wielding CC weapons
  • Shields and active blocking systems
  • Player Decals set 1

March 2020: Early Access 0.4.0

  • Story missions 11 to 13 (end of Chapter 2)
  • Hunting Grounds +1 mission
  • Dual wielding ranged weapons
  • New armor set
  • Player Decals set 2
  • Phase 1 accessory parts system

May 2020: Early Access 0.5.0

  • Story missions 14 to 15
  • Hunting Grounds +1 mission
  • Whips and Flails close combat weapon parts
  • More accessory parts release

July 2020: Early Access 0.6.0

  • Player-versus-player multiplayer mode
  • Achievements system with rewards

Watch a new trailer below.

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