Command and Lead the frontline as a RTS Playing Commander or FPS Playing Officers in our bold new take on the FPS/RTS Genre
September 20th, 2018 — Emerging out of Closed Beta, Ammobox Studios is proud to announce the launch date of Eximius: Seize the Frontline for Steam Early Access after being in development for more than two years.
Eximius is a Strategic Action Shooter (FPS/RTS Hybrid) that focuses on squad-based combat and combines tactical First Person Shooter gameplay with high level strategic decision-making of a Real-time Strategy (RTS) game. The game features a competitive 5v5 team battles where players square off in a post apocalyptic urban environment.
Play as a Commander (RTS): build your base, train an army and call down support abilities to help your allies on the ground to gain territory.
Play as an Officer (FPS): lead your infantry squad into combat and crush your enemies with your agile tactics or brute force. Capture resources for your team, upgrade weapons and equip your squad with suitable weapons.
As a commander, you are also an officer. Build your base and command units in RTS Mode. When the need arises, simply switch to FPS Mode and head to the frontline and join the battle!
As the gameplay of Eximius revolves around Team vs Team battles, each team shares a base, resource and technology tree. RTS Commander to support the battle operations by training infantry units and vehicles,building bases and call in airstrikes or support abilities.
Commander can train AI units and assign them to players. Leading them as a frontline officer; your squad will fight with you sensibly, taking cover and help you both offensively and defensively.
Decide your combat roles and purchase weapons suitable to your play style and tactics. Respond to enemy strategy with appropriate firepower and equipments; be it vehicles, massive amount of infantry or sneaky players.
Construct increasingly powerful units such as armored vehicles, gunships and elite soldiers as the game goes on. Your team can also gain powerful team abilities when you tech up to new tiers. Call down artillery, deploy quick-response force or launch EMP strikes.
The pinnacle of each team’s firepower is the legendary battle-suit. Equipping battlesuits allow players to use powerful abilities, have increased stats and is able to push the frontline much faster. Different battlesuits comes with their own play style and set of abilities.
Eximius: Seize the Frontline Early Access will launch September 27th on Steam, Green Man Gaming and RaidParty for $29.99; with regional pricing where applicable.
About Ammobox Studios
Ammobox Studios is an independent games development studio started in Malaysia. The spirit of Ammobox Studios is in the strong focus of these 3 areas; Technology, Content and People.