TERRA is set in the not so distant future and is based on a trilogy series, with the first game set for release this August - TERRA Multiplayer is a hybrid of FPS (First Person Shooter) & RTS (real time strategy) genres and a strong focus on Multiplayer gameplay.
TERRA Multiplayer (initial game release of the trilogy) is primary a fast paced, action packed FPS with supporting RTS elements (the amount of RTS parts involved depends on the game mode selected).
The game backdrop takes place in the Solar System across various Moons & Planets, all at different stages of terraforming. Humans have just discovered and gone straight into a war with Aliens called The Maruad. The TERRA game focuses on the multiplayer modes of these initial battles.
The Gameplay of TERRA features various Multiplayer (and Single Player training) modes including: Deathmatch FFA, Team Deathmatch, 4 Team Deathmatch, and Formations. Each mode offers different gameplay of FPS / RTS, with Deathmatches mostly FPS focus and "Formations" mode focusing on the full blend of FPS & RTS Gameplay. All Players can jump instantly in and out of FPS or RTS at any time.
- TERRA Multiplayer
- TERRA: Universe
- TERRA: TBA
The game is scheduled for release August 2016 on Steam Early Access.
The history of TERRA dates back to 2005 during its initial concept & prototyping demos up to 2007. Featured across global gaming magazines & at the GDC / E3 game shows during that time. The game was put on hold until 2012 where slowly the development re-started on the title and in 2015 pushed into major development.
The concept, style & design of the game has been completely overhauled in recent years with breaking down the main design of the game into 3 titles to realisticly develop & release as an Indie studio (Starcave Entertainment).
The game successfully got greenlit on Steam Greenlight from ten's of thousands of gamers voting for it's release on the Steam Platform.