The frozen dystopian world of 1971 Project Helios awaits Xbox One, PS4, Nintendo Switch and PC players, delivering a mix of turn-based strategy and modern warfare tactics with a landscape full of secrets.
Available to purchase and download on Xbox One, PS4, Nintendo Switch and PC (via both GOG and Steam), 1971 Project Helios comes from the team at Reco Technology to provide turn-based tactics fans a glorious new adventure.
Priced at £33.49, 1971 Project Helios drops you onto a harsh frozen world as you take charge of a groupl of characters who have been forced to put their own personal agendas and differences to one side in the hope of saving the world.
This means that you’ll get the opportunity to control no less than 8 different characters as they join together for one common goal – that of finding a key scientist who has been kidnapped. For if they don’t, the fate of the world hangs in the balance. With multiple character skills and abilities to utilise, and a range of enemies to engage in thrilling tactical fights, if you’re after a pretty harsh, pretty harrowing, highly challenging experience to put your gaming skills to the test, 1971 Project Helios looks to deliver.
Key features include:
- Fight in turn-based tactical combats against three different factions, each one with their own units, strengths and weaknesses
- Explore the vast world of 1971 Project Helios. From military facilities to medieval dungeons, each one of them is full of secrets awaiting to be discovered
- Improve your characters’ skill trees: unlock, improve and match different skills to create the perfect character
- Manage your resources carefully to raise your HP, relive units or shorten your cooldowns
Our full review of 1971 Project Helios on Xbox One is upcoming and should be able to provide you with the finer details, but if you’re already sold on the matter or just can’t turn down the opportunity to test our your very best tactics, then heading to the Xbox Store, the PlayStation Store, the Nintendo eShop or the two PC offerings – GOG or Steam – should see you sorted with a full download.
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1971 Project Helios is a turn-based strategy game which combines modern warfare military tactics and close combat. Firearms and vehicles are scarce, conflicts and hostilities have no end, and the terrible freezing cold annihilates friends and foes in its path. The campaign sets in a frozen world, in which eight people – each one with its own problems and interests – join in a sort of temporary alliance, to find one particular person: Dr Margaret Blythe. Along their way they will have to avoid raider attacks, investigate military headquarters, and infiltrate into the territory of a dangerous anti-technological religious sect. On the trail of her whereabouts, they will travel and fight shoulder to shoulder, and they inevitably get to know the others. Depending on some strategic and personal decisions, you will guide this characters right to one of three possible endings.