Starpoint Gemini 2 Cinematic Blends Genres In One Flashy Battle

By   /   Sep 12, 2014

Often times, trailers need to be all in your face and full of flash to be captivating or memorable, but the latest cinematic clip from Starpoint Gemini 2 has caught our eye for another reason. Publisher iceberg Interactive has released the trailer in anticipation of a full launch away from Early Access on Steam, which should be coming any day now.

In the clip, we see the standard space battle being set up, with small ships flying in a squadron on a backdrop of some luminescent galaxy.  The interesting part here is that the colors of the models sort of look like a hand-painted motion comic, yet their behavior would indicate more of a traditional cardboard prop model.

To really make it shine, the whole thing is laced in post processing, lights are added and hazes obscure parts that could solidify any one style. It’s quite captivating that the Starpoint Gemini 2 trailer holds in itself several art directions and yet it blends perfectly into one.

Anyway, the battles then goes full blast and we get to see some different angles that you can take when playing them game. In the normal spacefaring tropes, you’ll be able to choose between a pirate, warrior or trader model to build out your prestige.

Starpoint Gemini 2 will add an update to its Early Access build today. Its most prominent feature is that it will have full controller support to make the game playable through Steam Big Picture.

There are also several optimizations to increase performance and music will now shift to battle tunes when appropriate.

Featured Videos

Hot Right Now

Skylake-X CPU

Intel Bringing Mainstream 12 Core/ 24 Thread Skylake-X CPU To Compete With Ryzen?

The AMD Ryzen launch is only days away and I know you are as excited about the launch as I am....

by   /   5 hours ago
Next Batman Arkham

Next Batman Arkham Could be Batman Arkham Insurgency, Announcement in March?

Warner Bros. is about to make an important announcement on March 8, 2017. There's no official...

by   /   Feb 25, 2017
AMD Ryzen CPU

The AMD Ryzen CPU Hits The Right Marks, Just Needs Right Price

The AMD Ryzen CPU was demoed recently and what a demo it was. AMD showed that the upcoming AMD...

by   /   Dec 15, 2016
Death Stranding leak

New Death Stranding Leak Revealed The Name Of Norman Reedus’ Character

Hideo Kojima rocked the internet with the reveal of Death Stranding trailer at The Game Awards...

by   /   Dec 15, 2016
Video Game Remasters

Untold Stories of Video Game Remasters – the Good, Bad, and Ugly

In today’s video, we discuss something subjective – are video game remasters good or bad? And...

by   /   Sep 9, 2016
Load More