Homeworld is a traditional, critically acclaimed sequence of real-time technique video games. It’s additionally a unprecedented area opera, one which followers will quickly have the ability to take pleasure in as a tabletop role-playing sport. At this time, developer and writer Modiphius Leisure (Dune: Adventures within the Imperium, Fallout: The Function-playing Recreation) opens up pre-orders for its Homeworld: Revelations tabletop RPG. Polygon may completely reveal new particulars on what followers ought to count on from the ultimate product later this 12 months.
First printed in 1999, Homeworld tells the story of the Kushan, a folks misplaced in area after the destruction of their dwelling planet, Kharak. The motion focuses on the Kushan’s miraculous spaceship-building mothership, and their perilous journey to retake their historical homeworld, Hiigara.
To create Homeworld: Revelations, Modiphius employed Martin Cirulis, one of many authentic 1999 sport’s authentic writers. Additionally they labored with Gearbox Leisure and Blackbird Interactive, online game builders which have had a hand in bringing the franchise again to life on PC. The top result’s a 300-page, full-color sport e-book that may cowl the occasions of Homeworld, Homeworld 2, Homeworld Cataclysm, and Homeworld: Deserts of Kharak.
“Homeworld: Revelations will give followers of the unique Homeworld sport the thrilling alternative to view the universe from a brand new perspective,” Modiphius tells Polygon, “taking up the position of the crew aboard one of many Kushan fleet’s ships. Whether or not it’s becoming a member of the Mothership on its odyssey, or serving to re-establish the Hiigaran homeworld, there can be countless adventures.”
The e-book’s lore will cowl many factions from the video video games, together with the Taiidan, Bentusi, Turanic Raiders, Kadeshi, The Progenitors, and the Galactic Council. The motion gained’t be restricted to hanging out on foot. Gamers can have guidelines for taking command of ships of all sizes, from tiny fighters all the way in which as much as the Mothership itself.
No last launch date has been given, however Modiphius typically places out a near-final PDF weeks or months forward of its bodily releases.