- Frogwares' Olga Ryzhko
shared new information today on Magrunner: Dark Pulse on PS3, which is a Lovecraftian Cyberpunk Puzzler he proclaims.
To quote: Magrunner: Dark Pulse is a first-person action puzzle game set in a cyberpunk reimagining of H.P. Lovecraft's Cthulhu Mythos.
The year is now 2048. A handful of young and brilliant citizens have been chosen by Gruckezber Corporation to join the Magtech training program for space exploration. Equipped with a special glove using Gruckezber's technology, the candidates must solve their way through a huge maze of challenge rooms by magnetically charging objects that attract or repel each other.
But when an earthquake disrupts the training program, what seemed to be the chance of a lifetime for the candidates becomes a descent into folly and cosmic horror.
Magrunner's game mechanics focus on magnetic polarity and manipulating it to solve environmental puzzles. There's immense potential for experimentation, especially given the world's variety of triggers, effects, machines, and objects.
You play as Dax Ward, who has been selected to participate in the Magtech training program. Using your Magtech glove, you can power other Magtech objects with...