The Jagged Alliance sequence of tactical mercenary strategy games has seen a couple of spin-offs up to now twenty years, however it hasn’t had a brand new mainline entry since Jagged Alliance 2 launched in 1999. Now, writer THQ Nordic has revealed Jagged Alliance 3, and says it’s “coming soon”.
Jagged Alliance 3 seems to characteristic the identical form of squad-based mercenary tactical motion that the sequence is thought for, with a contemporary 3D engine that permits for hundreds extra element in each character and scene. It’s set within the fictional nation of Grand Chien, which is wealthy in pure sources however torn aside by political strife. A newly elected president vanishes, and a paramilitary power generally known as the Legion takes management of the state, and the president’s household has employed you and your leathery mercs to trace down the lacking president and restore peace to the countryside.
As in Jagged Alliance video games of the previous, you’ll be balancing your time between recruiting and outfitting a mercenary power, sending them out on missions to regulate key territories, and coaching native partisans to assist recapture Grand Chien from the Legion. Missions play out in turn-based engagements, and you may play the marketing campaign in on-line co-op.
Here’s the trailer:
The screenshots (*3*) present all kinds of environments, from ruined estates to deserted desert lookout posts to riverside dockyards deep within the jungle.
There’s no launch date set but for Jagged Alliance 3. It’s in improvement at Haemimont Games, a studio that has produced a number of Tropico titles, the Diablo-like ARPG Victor Vran, and Surviving Mars.