Publisher Rogue Games announced on June 10 the survival adventure game HIGHWATER by DEMAGOG STUDIO. The compatible platform is PC (Steam) and will be distributed in 2022.
HighWater is a story-led survival adventure game. In the world of this work, the water level has risen due to climate change, and an area called HighTower sinks into the sea is born. As a result, the area that has been devastated by the war and the city area called AlphaVille, in which millionaire lives in the walls, is a style. In this situation, people are trying to escape to Mars. The protagonist, Nikos, plans to sneak into the rocket with his colleagues.
In this work, the player becomes NIKOS and travels by boat on the highTower sea, where modern cities sink. Then go beyond the border and head for AlphaVille. He says he will stop by various islands on the way, where he may meet his friends and sometimes he will be dangerous. It is also necessary to secure food to survive.
This work also offers battle elements with enemies. It seems to use a classic turn-based battle system set in a grid-like field. Also, using the environment of the field is the key to victory, and it is necessary to use surrounding objects and items. In the open screenshot, they are fighting many enemies in places like a shopping mall. There are shelves that are shielding in the field and shopping carts that can be used for something, and these will be used strategically.
In this work, the story gradually develops while traveling, finding friends and exploring. In the game, you can listen to the Radio called HighWater Pirate Radio, enjoy music, and give you a hint to survive this world. Then escape from the dangerous hightower and aim for a rocket for Mars.
HighWater will be distributed in 2022 for PC (Steam).