PAX East is almost here, and from what I've seen, there's going to be more interesting and exciting games at the show than ever before. A lot of these games are exciting because they are fun to play. Upsilon Circuit can't get by that easy, as by design, most people on the planet will never get to play it. Even worse, those who do play it will not likely be able to play for long.
It's a free-to-play game with "true permadeath," meaning that once you die in-game, you'll never be able to play again. The penalties for failure are more severe than in just about any other game ever made. If you play football once and lose, you aren't banned from football forever. The fact that Upsilon Circuit has higher stakes than one of the most dangerous sports in the world definitely says something.... read more