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Cosmic Star Heroine is Zeboyd Games’ new turn-based RPG

Wednesday, 26th June 2013 08:47 GMT By Dave Cook

Cosmic Star Heroine is the next RPG from Zeboyd Games, the same team behind Cthulhu Saves the World as well as the third and fourth episodes of Penny Arcade Adventures. It’s a turn-based RPG that stars cosmic secret agent Alyssa L’Salle.

Eurogamer reports that Alyssa’s identity becomes compromised, turning her into something of a known celebrity, and the target for all of the criminals she’s beaten over the years. Her staff can double-up as a gun, and she’ll

Here she is now:

Zeboyd’s Robert Boyd posted an update on his site regarding the game’s finer points. It’s being made in Unity, features turn-based combat and it will include 2D Pixel art throughout.

Speaking with Eurogamer, Boyd shed light on potential launch platforms, “Platforms aren’t set in stone right now, but we’re aiming for PC, Mac, Vita, and PS4. Maybe more.”

What do you think of the concept? Let us know below.

Thanks Polygon.

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  1. dravenkaze

    Woo sounds good

    #1 1 year ago
  2. TheWulf

    The protagonist is very promising. I’ll be watching this one.

    Sigh.

    I feel like such an avant-garde hipster when I derive hope from pixellated games over the most recent mainstream releases. I’m not sure if that’s a reflection upon me or the mainstream, probably both. It probably doesn’t help that I’ve been recently re-exposed to plenty of Japan’s flavourful brand of weird and colourfulness.

    I miss it.

    #2 1 year ago