Fatshark's action-RPG Krater showed promise, but ultimately got bogged down by a number of flaws. It might be worth another look later this month when a sizable update containing support for cooperative play becomes available. This downloadable content, due out on October 23, will be free.
Improvements are also coming to single-player in the form of updated visuals, tweaks to gameplay, an improved user interface, and more. "The game experience from day one to now is very different," says producer Robert Bäckström. "We have listened to the player feedback."
Come October 23, players will "get a whole new experience" compared to the original release of Krater.
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Considering its been nearly 12 years since the last Diablo and three years since Torchlight, Krater is here to fill that action-RPG niche that has long been ignored by PC developers. Wait, what’s that you say? Diablo III is already out and Torchlight II is on its way? Err, well, this is going to be awkward.more
|2:00 AM on 03.28.2012|
Fatshark's Krater will make a hole in my wallet
How have I not heard of Krater before today?! The top-down RPG from Fatshark games (the folks behind Lead and Gold: Gangs of the West, and Bionic Commando: Rearmed 2), touts an intriguing setting and more than its ...more
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|8:00 PM on 05.16.2013|
Diablo III uses the PlayStation 4 touchpad for inventory
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