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MechAssault developer returns to the genre with Reign of Thunder - gameplay trailer

Fast-paced, free-to-play mech IP in the works at Day 1 Studios

MechAssault, F.E.A.R. 3 and Fracture developer Day 1 Studios has announced a new mech IP called Reign of Thunder.


The firm didn't reveal target platforms or a release window, but it did send over a debut trailer for the "AAA action title" featuring gameplay from its upcoming beta build. The movie promises "fast paced mech combat, customisation, competition, free to play, multiplayer action."

Day 1 said on its website: "Mech fans have been asking us for years to return to the genre and we've been listening. Reign of Thunder is an all new Mech IP being developed by the people who brought you the award-winning MechAssault series.

"We've been hard at work creating a hard-hitting, fast-paced, explosive action game with all the customization options you could ever want. Check out the trailer; it is actual gameplay from our upcoming beta build! Sign up below for more information as it becomes available.

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[ SOURCE: Day 1 Studios ]