Homeworld is a critically acclaimed series of classic real-time strategy games. This is also a special space opera, one that fans will soon be able to enjoy as a board role-playing game. Today, developer and publisher Modiphius Entertainment (Dune: Adventures in the Imperium, Fallout: Role Playing Game) open Pre-orders for myself Homeworld: Revelations tabletop role-playing game. Polygon may also exclusively reveal new details on what fans should expect from the final product later this year.
First published in 1999, Homeworld tells the story of Kushan, a man lost in space after their home planet, Kharak was destroyed. The action focuses on Kushan’s magical mothership spaceship, and their perilous journey to recapture their ancient homeland, Hiigara.
To create Homeworld: Revelations, Modiphius recruited Martin Cirulis, one of the original creators of the original 1999 game. They also worked with Entertainment Gearbox and Blackbird Interactive, video game developers helped bring the franchise back to life on PC. The end result is a colorful, 300-page game book that will cover the events of Homeworld, Homeworld 2, Homeworld Cataclysm, and Homeworld: Deserts of Kharak.
“Homeworld: Revelations will give fans of the original Homeworld offers an exciting opportunity to see the universe from a new perspective,” Modiphius told Polygon, “taking the role of crewman on one of the ships of the Kushan fleet. Whether it’s joining the Mothership on its adventure, or helping to reset the world of Hiigaran’s homeland, there are endless adventures. “
The lore of the book will include multiple factions in the video game, including Taiidan, Bentusi, Turanic Raiders, Kadeshi, The Progenitors, and the Galactic Council. The action will not be limited to walking. Players will have the rules for taking command of ships of all sizes, from tiny fighters to the Mothership itself.
No final release date has been given, but Modiphius often puts out a near-final PDF several weeks or months ahead of its actual releases.
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