Development studio Jagex and CEO Mark Gerhard come out of hiding to give up the first details on their upcoming Transformers-themed massively multiplayer tactical action game due out this Summer.
“We are 100% set to launch Transformers Universe this Summer, and will be progressively inviting an ever-widening portion of the BETA community to enjoy the game before opening it to the rest of the world this summer,” writes Gerhard in a recent update on the game’s official website.
The studio also launched a brand new trailer for the game which you can check out above, courtesy of IGN.
According to Gerhard, “Transformers Universe offers fast-paced, battle centric, tactical action with a selection of game modes for core gamers, casual gamers and Transformers enthusiasts alike.”
It’s Autobots vs. Decepticons where players will recruit and command squads while maintaining battles with other Transformers warriors from the Hasbro universe. Legendary Transformers characters will also make appearances throughout the game.
Each faction-specific squad of Bots will have a their own unique play styles, weapons, augment options and specialties.
Stay tuned for more details to come, including info on the upcoming beta. For now, you can head on over to the official sign up page to enlist.
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