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Not down with Transistor yet? Watch this demonstration

4:30 PM on 06.19.2013 // Jordan Devore

Can't get enough of that narration

There was a lot of good buzz surrounding Transistor during PAX East. However, it wasn't until right now, while watching this extensive demonstration from developer Supergiant Games, that the sci-fi action-RPG had me looking into cryogenic freezing. Sadly, I'll have to wait it out like the rest of you.

Beyond the standard real-time combat, players can pause the action to plan out -- and then execute -- their next attacks. This should give Transistor a different pace from the studio's last release, Bastion, while still appealing to people who dug that title.

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destructoid's previous coverage:

  May 23

The old world European electronic noir of Transistor

Darren Korb talks Transistor's eclectic, memorable soundtrack

  May 22

Transistor's sword was a briefcase at one point

Under a red sky Part III: Talking with Transistor's artist Jen Zee

  May 20

Under a red sky Part II: Transistor's strategy for doing strategy

Supergiant talks letting players take the wheel, strategy design, and some of their favorite games

  May 20

Review: Transistor

More of the same but that's not a bad thing

  May 19

Under a red sky: How Transistor came to be Part I

Supergiant talks 'crunch,' Bastion success, and starting its second project

  May 16

Transistor's launch trailer is pleasant

Launching on Steam and PS4 this Tuesday

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