Quantcast
Zeboyd turns to sci-fi with Cosmic Star Heroine - Destructoid




Game database:   #ABCDEFGHIJKLMNOPQRSTUVWXYZ         ALL     Xbox One     PS4     360     PS3     WiiU     Wii     PC     3DS     DS     PS Vita     PSP     iOS     Android


Cosmic Star Heroine  



Zeboyd turns to sci-fi with Cosmic Star Heroine


3:30 PM on 06.26.2013
Zeboyd GamesZeboyd turns to sci-fi with Cosmic Star Heroine photo



Up next from the folks behind Cthulhu Saves the World and Penny Arcade Adventures episodes 3 and 4 is another turn-based role-playing game. Zeboyd's Cosmic Star Heroine is about a government agent wrapped up in a conspiracy who gets outed as a spy by her employer. When you've spent a career interacting with not-so-nice people and your identity becomes public, trouble ensues.

Cosmic Star Heroine will be up on Kickstarter eventually, but for now, a few details: the game is built with Unity, has (improved) 2D pixel art, and isn't a parody, though humor is still a focus. Zeboyd is also calling back to Suikoden by letting players recruit for their own personal spy headquarters. That was the line that got my attention, anyway.

"Unlike previous games we’ve worked on, we don't want to save up news and art for the game just for big sporadic reveals," writes the studio. "We're going to be more open with this game’s development so we will be sharing updates, news, design musings, art, and graphics on a regular basis."








Comments not appearing? Anti-virus apps like Avast or some browser extensions can cause this.
Easy fix: Add   [*].disqus.com   to your software's white list. Tada! Happy comments time again.

Did you know? You can now get daily or weekly email notifications when humans reply to your comments.





timeline following:
Cosmic Star Heroine



4:30 PM on 10.01.2013
Cosmic Star Heroine launches PC/Mac/PS4/Vita Kickstarter

Remember that awesome, old-school-looking RPG that was set to come to Sony platforms and the PC (DRM-free)? Well Cosmic Star Heroine started its Kickstarter campaign today, and things are looking good. This isn't just some ne...more



12:00 PM on 08.31.2013
Cosmic Star Heroine is coming to the PS4 and Vita

As if the Sony family didn't have enough indies, yet another intruiging looking title from Zeboyd was revealed at PAX -- Cosmic Star Heroine. Taking a page from the Sega-CD, the trailer gives us a brief look into the world o...more




Role-Playing Games

9:00 PM on 10.30.2014
This War of Mine is a harrowing journey of survival

War, what is it good for? For starters, it makes for easy entertainment in fiction. With the rise of war games over the last two decades, it's common to see these experiences as nothing but an over-the-top spectacle to show o...more



7:00 PM on 10.30.2014
All the Valkryia Chronicles pre-order deals for the PC

Deals from the crew at Dealzon. FYI: Sales from certain retailers help support Destructoid. Announced (sort of) by Sega earlier this week, Valkyria Chronicle's price and impending release was unveiled just hours ago. The game...more



11:25 AM on 10.30.2014
Sega reveals Valkyria Chronicles PC price and date!

Valkyria Chronciles is coming to PC on November 11 for $20/£15/€20, Sega announced today. The strategy role-playing game will come equipped with all the downloadable content released for the PlayStation 3 version. It's now available for digital pre-order via various retailers.more



View all Role-Playing Games






Back to Top




All content is yours to recycle through our Creative Commons License permitting non-commercial sharing requiring attribution. Our communities are obsessed with videoGames, movies, anime, and toys.

Living the dream since March 16, 2006

Advertising on destructoid is available: Please contact them to learn more