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Torment: Tides of Numenera

This successor in name only to Planescape: Torment will take place in Monte Cook's Numenera, which was Kickstarted with a huge success in 2012. As the planescape universe can not be used, none of its characters will make an appearance either.

Numenera is set a billion years in the future. Civilizations have risen and fallen on Earth. Even though the current inhabitants live at about a Medieval level of technology, the leftover remnants of these advanced societies lie all around them. Some of these are extremely helpful: advanced tools, valuable means of communication and learning, transportation, defenses, and weapons. Others are dangerous: genetically altered monstrosities, flesh-warping radiation, creatures transplanted from distant stars, and clouds of out-of-control nanobots, just to name a few. This setting, called the Ninth World, provides all manner of opportunities and challenges to those that call it home.

Torment: Tides of Numenera is a single-player, isometric, narrative-driven role-playing game. It offers over a million words of story, along with exploration in a beautifully rendered world and innovative turn-based combat.

 

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Torment: Tides of Numenera

Developer: InXile Entertainment

SP/MP: Single-player
Setting: Technofantasy
Genre: RPG
Combat: Turn-based
Play-time: 40-60 hours
Voice-acting: Partially voiced

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· Platform: PC
· Expected at 2017-01-30
· Publisher: InXile Entertainment