Tachyon Project Unveiled

Eclipse Games have just unveiled that Tachyon Project will be available on Xbox One in July 2015, the exact date is still yet to be set

Eclipse games has said in a recent press release a bit of information about the back story and game play to expect in their release of Tachyon Project:

Tachyon Project is a dual stick shooter where eclipse games have taken concepts from the classic shoot’em up genre and tried to adapt them to the dual stick shooter genre. In Tachyon Project the player will fins gameplay versatility and speed traditional to dual stick shooters but with the variability in weapons and enemies that you usually find in shoot’em ups. The Variety of weapons, secondary weapons and perks allow for hundreds of combinations for your own ship. That, along with the number of different enemy types provide a lot of game play variety that is something quite unique in the genre.

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You will take control of a software program called Ada, who was designed to hack into the most secure servers on planet Earth. Ada has taken conscience and after some mysterious events, Ada is thrown out of the test servers where it was living and out into the internet. When Ada tries to return to the test servers she find she is unable to. Ada then starts her journey to uncover the truth behind what happened to her creators (she considers as her parents). On her journey she will find out that things were a bit more complex than she initially thought.

Tachyon Project offers a an interesting story mode where you will have to use stealth and pick your timing on when to shoot to avoid being detected, you will also go on to unlock new weapons, secondary weapons and perks as you progress and uncover the story behind Ada’s creation. There is also a challenge mode where you can face unending amounts of enemies to build up your best score and compete in a leader board, these challenges can be played alone or with up to 4 friends on a local multiplayer co-operative game.

Some of the features include:

  • Story Driven dual stick shooter
  • 6 Different weapons, 9 secondary weapons and 7 perks
  • Over 30 different enemy types
  • 3 challenge levels (with co-op support)
  • Up to 4 player local multiplayer
  • Along side that is an intense original soundtrack purely developed to match the style of the game.

Tachyon Project will release first on Xbox One in July 2015, It’ll be ported to PC, Wii U and PlayStation platforms after that.


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