Polluted, nightmarish, twisted and dark – the Underhive sounds like a glorious place to be. Which is a bit of luck really, because from now you’ll have the chance to head there, with the launch of Necromunda: Underhive Wars on Xbox One, PS4 and PC.
Created by Rogue Factor and pushed out to the gaming masses by the team at Focus Home Interactive, Necromunda: Underhive Wars is the latest tactical RPG to arrive on the scene, taking players under the wicked hive cities of Necromunda. It is down in these dark and twisted tunnels where the Underhive is found; a place frequented by rival gangs who are fighting it out for power, for wealth, for honour, and for utter survival.
Running with a price point of £32.99, Necromunda: Underhive Wars on Xbox One, PS4 and PC will see you attempting to prove yourself in a world where only the strongest will ever survive. You’ll do this be taking charge of your gangs – Escher, Goliath, Orlock – working with special units trained in the fight, hoping that they can come out on top. It is here where you’ll get to utilise your best strategic calls and hone your tactical nous, setting traps, ambushing opponents and taking full advantage of whatever comes your way.
When you consider that Underhive Wars is the first game to come over from the tabletop Necromunda scene, and promises not just a thrilling narrative to follow but the chance for either the solo player, or those intent on taking in online gang fighting, and there is seemingly much to adore about this dark world.
- • Lead and evolve your gangs in this compelling tactical-RPG
- • Follow a rich narrative campaign in the Underhive
- • Engage in immersive and persistent game modes
- • First video game adaptation from mythical tabletop game Necromunda, the most famous Hive World of Warhammer 40,000
- • Play solo or join thrilling 4-way online gang fights
Our full review of Necromunda: Underhive Wars will be with you in the days and weeks ahead, but for now if you wish to get yourself involved just head over to the Xbox Store, the PlayStation Store, or Steam, the chance is there to do so.
Deep below the nightmarish, polluted hive cities of Necromunda, in the twisted, vertiginous, dark tunnels of the Underhive, rival gangs fight to the bitter end for personal power, wealth, survival and the honour of their Houses. Only the strongest survive. Lead, customize, and grow your gangs of Escher, Goliath, and Orlock. Specialize each member and send them to battle in hazardous dystopian environments. Exploit the terrain in tactical gunfights: climb raised walkways to take advantage, set traps, and ambush foes to force them into bloody melee engagements. Learn new skills, loot equipment and bring your evolved gang to 4-player online gang fights.