BIOS – Racing First Person Shooter at Steam Early Access
Indie studio, PIXYUL, have released BIOS on Steam Early Access, a First Person Shooter with a twist. PIXYUL call BIOS a Racing First Person Shooter (RFPS) The player needs to complete the different simulated hostile environment the fastest way possible. BIOS is a fast paced, high-octane asynchronous competitive game.
You can view the release trailer for BIOS below:
BIOS comes from the acronym Basic Input Output System.
BIOS offers the fantasy of racing in a First Person Shooter. The player needs to complete the different simulated hostile environment the fastest way possible. BIOS is a First Person Shooter with a twist, we call it a Racing First Person Shooter (RFPS). The Early Access of BIOS, includes a total of 8 environments and 24 map challenges. BIOS is a fast paced, high-octane asynchronous competitive game. Your goal is simple, make it to the end alive and the fastest way possible. The players will develop strategies and refine their skills to constantly make better times and compete in the leaderboards.
OS: Win7 64-bit, Win8/8.1 64-bit
Processor: Intel® Core™ i3-530 @ 2.93 GHz / AMD Phenom™ II X4 810 @ 2.60 GHz
Memory: 8 GB RAM
Graphics: GeForce GTX 560 or Radeon HD 6950
DirectX: Version 11
Hard Drive: 10 GB available space
Additional Notes: Works with Ultrawide screens (21:9) // Internet connection required for saved games and leaderboards
PIXYUL explains why the chose Steam Early Access for BIOS:
“At PIXYUL, we strongly believe in shipping early. We value the involvement of players at an early stage to build lasting relationships and to make better games. We want players to get involved in the community, to share gameplay experiences, to give us feedback so you can help make BIOS grow to its full potential.
“The full version will have the entire feature set including more maps and environments, more weapons, more accessories and more enemies. It will also feature a robust player experience including complete player progression and rewards.”
They continue to describe the current state of the Early Access version?
“BIOS is a Racing First Person Shooter and the game's main gameplay pillars are Racing and Shooting.
Everything we develop need to support this premise. The Early Access version includes, an assault rifle (more weapon are coming) 7 distinctive environments and 21 map challenges, 4 types of enemies (turrets and rusher A.I.). Game development is an ongoing process, lots can happen but note that we take great pride in releasing stable versions, so the game runs smoothly with the recommended settings and it looks awesome!”
We will bring you any new information on BIOS as soon as it becomes available.