Thursday, 30 August 2012
Following its confirmed release date of September 28th for the UK yesterday, Rising Star Games has announced that the action-packed, strategy title Carrier Command: Gaea Mission will ship to North American retailers on October 2nd, 2012. Gamers will be able to enjoy the title on the Xbox 360 for $59.99 and Windows PC for $49.99. In addition, the company has released the new 'Assault Trailer' (below) showing off the gameplay mechanics and visual aesthetics of the title.
An update to the 1980's classic strategy-based game, Carrier Command: Gaea Mission offers a unique first- and third-person action experience. The game features a massive environment with more than 30 islands hosting six distinct climate zones. Players will engage in a powerful campaign to gain control of a network of island bases set within the Gaea Universe. Commanders must manage their forces in real-time while acquiring and manufacturing upgrades, weapons and enhancements to secure victory over their opponents.
Additionally, Rising Star Games and developer Bohemia Interactive recently announced the mini-game series Carrier Command: Recruits, an episodic prelude to Carrier Command: Gaea Mission. Carrier Command: Recruits has players take on the role of a Technical Analyst for the United Earth Coalition (UEC) -- the protagonist faction. The story takes place right before the events of Carrier Command: Gaea Mission and requires players to unravel a mysterious plot by completing a diverse set of challenges. All four episodes are available on the series website: http://www.carriercommand.com/recruits.