Cyberpunk RTS Game Re-Legion Launches This Week on PC, Lets You Start Your Own Cult
Re-Legion is an intriguing cyberpunk themed real-time strategy game, and it’s due this week on PC (via Steam).
Its peculiarity is that it will let players create their own cult, convert citizens into believers and then into fighting units to spread the religion. Re-Legion will launch on January 31st and its price will be $19.99, though publisher 1C Entertainment has announced a 10% launch discount available for the first two weeks which will bring the price down to $17.99 in that time frame.
In Re-Legion, players Follow Elion’s journey from a lone prophet to the most powerful advocate of religion in the city. Introducing a new alternative to the usual economic and resource management used in RTS games, Re-Legion allows players to convert ordinary non-believing citizens into their units – the followers. Initiated cultists then expand the cult’s possibilities by obtaining cyber-coins to enable upgrades, by praying they increase faith to gain and use special abilities, they hack buildings and ad-boards to expand and control territories, they convert other citizens or fight enemy units and non-believers.
The overall direction of the one’s cult is defined by the dogmas chosen for it. From a peaceful religion to one that despises non-believers, each one of dozens of dogmas defines the way in which the cult will pursue its goals. But whichever way you decide to choose, your followers will all work together to build a strong and powerful cult…
- Unique RTS mechanic of acquiring new units by converting citizens
- Vivid futuristic cyberpunk visuals, yet dark atmosphere
- Mature story with profound background and moral choices to be made
- Special territory control mechanics with the use of hacking
- Build your own cult using an original Dogmas system that ensures high replayability