Wasteland 3 launches May 19, 2020

Wasteland 3

Wasteland 3 will launch for PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and PC on May 19, 2020, publisher Deep Silver and developer inXile Entertainment announced.

Pre-orders will include bonus items which will give players a head start in the wasteland, including the “Ranger General Hat and Glasses,” “Polished Ranger Badge,” and “Snow Camo Weapons.”

Wasteland 3

Here is an overview of the game, via its official website:

About

From the creators of Wasteland 2 and Torment: Tides of Numenera comes Wasteland 3! Following the critically acclaimed releases of 2014’s Wasteland 2 and 2015’s Wasteland 2: Director’s Cut, fans have been clamoring for a direct sequel. Wasteland 3 is currently in development with a target release in spring 2020.

Key Features

  • A party-based role-playing game, with a renewed focus on our trademark complex story reactivity and strategic combat.
  • By including a player vehicle, environmental dangers, and a revamped, more fluid action system, we are evolving on Wasteland 2‘s deep tactical turn-based combat and unique encounter design.
  • Play by yourself or with a friend in story-driven synchronous or asynchronous multiplayer. Choices open up (or close off) mission opportunities, areas to explore, story arcs, and lots of other content.
  • Your Ranger Base is a core part of the experience. As you help the local people and establish a reputation in Colorado, quests and narrative will force you to make decisions on how to lead.
  • The game will be set in the savage lands of frozen Colorado, where survival is difficult and a happy outcome is never guaranteed. Players will face difficult moral choices and make sacrifices that will change the game world.
  • Wasteland 3 will feature a deep and engaging story utilizing a newly-revamped dialog tree system from the celebrated writers of Torment: Tides of Numenera.

Watch a new trailer below.

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