Chinese big Tencent has proven off a tech demo for what can be a “globally marketed” open-world cyberpunk first-person shooter for consoles and PC.
Called SYN, the venture’s tech demo was showcased in English, which you’ll be able to take a look at under courtesy of Gematsu.
The venture is in improvement at Lightspeed and Quantum Studios, whose earlier work consists of PUBG cell. The developer commentary notes that nothing within the video is consultant of the ultimate product.
“We tried to push forward state-of-the-art, real-time graphics in a cyberpunk-style world with an intriguing universe and striking visuals,” mentioned Tencent. “Our characters are realistic, yet stylish, with various customization features including cosmetics, skins, and extremely realistic effects achieved with our strand-based hair system through cooperation with Epic Games.”
Players will be capable of one among three factions to play and can get their very own “cybernetic pet” whose appears to be like and traits they’ll customise.
“Our immersive character and vehicle selection and customization process takes place within our open-world universe, so characters can interact with their environment even while being modified in real-time by users,” added Tencent.
The firm not too long ago introduced that it has plans to increase its presence across the globe. Kojima Productions co-founder, Ken Imaizumi, not too long ago joined Tencent’s European arm based mostly in Amsterdam. His position includes pursuing funding alternatives.
In May, Tencent introduced that it’ll be “taking the System Shock franchise forward.”
Tencent has but to announce SYN‘s release window and specific platforms but we’ll hold our readers posted. In the meantime, tell us what you consider the demo.