RESEARCH and DESTROY: Devblog post (Time Turns)

A few days ago, Spike-Chunsoft announced their latest game for the Nintendo Switch: RESEARCH and DESTROY, a turn-based action game developed by Implausible Industries. It will be released this October worldwide.

Here’s a trailer, some details, the list of key features, and some screenshots:

RESEARCH and DESTROY is a TURN-BASED ACTION GAME with simultaneous local or online co-op. Take control of three brilliant scientists as you RESEARCH and develop strange new weapons and gadgets to DESTROY the Supernatural hordes that have all but crushed humanity!

  • RESEARCH – Gain fresh insight into the Supernatural threat via battlefield vivisections, then develop radical upgrades for each weird weapon and fascinating gadget!
  • DESTROY – Plan ahead, then run-and-gun in a combination of turn-based strategy and real-time shooting–every second counts!
  • CO-OP – Tailor your scientists’ appearance, then drop in our out of online and local co-op with friends at any time!
  • CAMPAIGN – Adapt your guerrilla science tactics to manage the campaign map and seek the Supernatural source–no two playthroughs are the same!

If you want some more details about the game, make sure to check out the latest Devblog Post, Time Turns. This one has details about the time management system, and how the developers mixed turn-based strategy with third-person shooter gameplay to create what they call a turn-based action game. Click here to check it out!

Here’s a few more screenshots:

RESEARCH and DESTROY (Switch – eShop) does not have a release date yet, but is slated for an October release worldwide.

Source: Spike-Chunsoft (Steam)


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