- Discord Games Inc Founder James Petruzzi
announced that RPG Platformer Chasm is coming to PlayStation 4 this year.
To quote: Hello, PlayStation fans! My name is James Petruzzi, and I'm the Producer of Chasm
, a procedurally-generated RPG Platformer coming to PS4 later this year.
In Chasm, players take up the role of Daltyn, a young soldier sent to investigate the mysterious disappearance of a mining crew in the remote mountain town of Karthas. Upon arrival you learn the town has been cut off from the outside world by supernatural forces.
Now trapped, you are left with no option but to explore the mines below the town and uncover the source of the disturbances. Only by gaining new special abilities, evading dangerous traps, and defeating hordes of deadly enemies can you hope to save Karthas - and possibly the world!
One of the hardest parts of game design is creating a unique and interesting world for players to explore. The Metroidvania genre has always been popular among exploration fans, and utilizes unlockable items or abilities that help the player reach previously inaccessible areas.
The goal of our latest game is to make an authentic Metroidvania-style experience that utilizes procedural generation to keep the experience...