When 38 Studios were shut down, many gamers looking for a new and interesting MMO experience were devastated at seeing parts of the game that we would never play. Never play for free. “There’s a lot more I’d like to tell you about the game, such as how our fully planned four-year story arc was driven by player participation,” Steve Danuser has said on his personal blog.
“How the theme of choice and consequence permeated our systems, content, and world design. How the choices players made during our chapter-based story arc would cause permanent and lasting changes to each server–changes that could be different from other servers.”
It sounds wonderful — but if you’re not convinced, check out his latest reveal, a fly-through of the game’s beautiful world. Embedding’s been disabled, so click here to watch it on YouTube instead. *cries*