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Developer: 
Lightbulb Crew
Based in Paris, France

Release Date:
Q2 2020

Platform: 
Steam

DESCRIPTION

Othercide is a horror-themed turn-based strategy game where the lore and game mechanics are tightly intertwined to deliver a twisted, dark and challenging experience. Enter a brutal world under assault from terrifying creatures from another dimension, hold back the tide with limited resources and endure brutal conditions in a visually stunning world.

FEATURES

Descend into Humanity’s last hope. The Daughters, echoes of the greatest warrior to ever live, are all who stand before Suffering and death.

Lead your army of Daughters to battle. Your prowess in combat will shape their abilities and personality. Make the toughest decision and sacrifice one to heal another – survivors will get stronger, ready to fight the next battle.

Combat is an intricate dance of spectacular actions and counters: plan ahead of time and set up impressive chains of abilities to outsmart the enemy. Fight in epic boss battles against the sources of Suffering – dread creatures pulled from the worst of Humanity’s crimes against itself.

You will fight. You will fail. You will rise again.

  • Lead, evolve and sacrifice your army
  • Outsmart nightmarish creatures in a spectacular Tactical RPG
  • Endless combat possibilities with the Dynamic Timeline System
  • A deep and complex narrative
  • Failure is not the end. Return with lost powers to face a new nightmare

Game Connection America 2018
Nominated for:

Best console / PC hardcore
Best hardcore game
Most original game
Best quality of art

In-game gameplay screenshot of the Blademaster and the Reaper with the Initiative Sequence System in Othercide, an upcoming tactical strategy game made by Lightbulb Crew
In-game gameplay screenshot of the Blademasterand the Soulslinger with the Initiative Sequence System in Othercide, an upcoming tactical strategy game made by Lightbulb Crew
In-game gameplay screenshot of the Soulslinger with the Initiative Sequence System in Othercide, an upcoming tactical strategy game made by Lightbulb Crew
In-game gameplay screenshot of the Blademaster with the Initiative Sequence System in Othercide, an upcoming tactical strategy game made by Lightbulb Crew
In-game gameplay screenshot of the Soulslinger with the Initiative Sequence System in Othercide, an upcoming tactical strategy game made by Lightbulb Crew
The character menu creation for the Daughters in Othercide, an upcoming tactical strategy game made by Lightbulb Crew
In-game gameplay screenshot of the Blademaster and the Soulslinger with the Initiative Sequence System in Othercide, an upcoming tactical strategy game made by Lightbulb Crew
The character menu creation for the Daughters in Othercide, an upcoming tactical strategy game made by Lightbulb Crew

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

JOURNALISTS’ REQUESTS:
If you would like to know anything about Othercide, the team behind it, or request a preview code, interview us, get your hands on some original assets… Then contact us at contact@lightbulbcrew.fr.

ABOUT LIGHTBULB CREW:
Lightbulb Crew is an independent video game studio located in both France and Sweden. Composed of talented and passionate game developers, the studio has at heart to create new, fun and challenging experiences for strategy and tactical fans.
www.lightbulbcrew.fr.