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Dec 08, 2022

Shardpunk: Verminfall gets a demo on Steam and GOG to experience the survival turn-based strategy game for yourself

From Press Release:

8 DECEMBER 2022, WARSAW, POLAND – Solo developer Clockwork Pile has released a new demo and gameplay trailer for Shardpunk: Verminfall, an upcoming mix of strategy, RPG, and resource management in which players will try to outrun the rat horde and survive another day in the war-torn steampunk world.

The new demo is now available on Steam and GOG. It includes one full campaign mission and showcases a variety of never before seen enemies and combat mechanics, more character progression options, and numerous quality-of-life improvements suggested by the players during the extensive community playtests.

Shardpunk: Verminfall GIF

The developer also updated the release window for the game to Q1 2023. This extra time will allow him to make a better, more balanced, and optimized experience by focusing mostly on playtesting and tweaking. Players can participate in this process on the developer’s Discord channel.

Shardpunk: Verminfall is coming to Steam and GOG in Q1 2023.

Shardpunk: Verminfall screenshot

Game Features

  • XCOM meets Darkest Dungeon as Shardpunk: Verminfall combines turn-based tactical battles with the hard choices made at the bunker
  • Grid-based levels that are open for exploration and full of tactical possibilities while you run from the endless hordes of rats
  • A motley crew of characters to build your team, each one with unique abilities, equipment, perks, and shortcomings that affect their mates
  • Steampunk arsenal and technologies to use in battle that also requires mending and cooling, so they don’t backfire on you in the middle of the fight
  • Variety of resources to scavenge, upgrades to unlock, and equipment to craft
  • Detailed pixel art visuals that set the victorian mood and feast your eyes with fusion-core explosions

About Clockwork Pile

One-man-army software engineer and turn-based games fan who became a full-time indie developer to make his dream game.

About Retrovibe

Retrovibe is a publisher that aims to unlock next levels of fun by delivering new indie games with a retro heart. It was established in 2021 by a group of experienced games industry professionals.