The lights are on
It's not a quite a trailer, and there's no way to know if it is actually gameplay, but if it is, IronFall for the 3DS is an impressive piece of tech.
The game takes some very obvious cues from Gears of War, but on a much smaller screen. The video showcases a third-person shooter with bulky armored soldiers, but you might not know it was a 3DS game without the handheld's frame embedded in the video.
The video promises 60 fps, impressive lighting, physics, and particle effects, detailed character models, and large buildings falling apart. We'll have to wait and see if the game lives up to the impressive tech shown in the video.
Developer VD-Dev has created some technically impressive and surprising game's on Nintendo's handhelds in the past, like a fully 3D versions of Stuntman and Driver 3 on the Game Boy Advance.
IronFall should be available spring 2014 on the 3DS.
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FINALLY! an actual use for the circle pad pro. This looks awesome.
That is impressive!
Lil gears nice ppl
ah yes! another game that uses the circle pad pro. hoho! also, this is quite interesting, yes?
Wow, that looks almost iOS quality...
*raises eyebrows* Impressive; I''m not usually one for shooters, but this is cool.
I'm glad to see some 3DS developers putting actual effort into their game engines. Resident Evil: Revelations showed us that the 3DS has the power to rival some console games in both graphics and gameplay, yet game developers never take advantage of the 3DS's abilities. It's good to see someone use the 3DS for what it can truly do, and attempt to make a decent looking game for a system that is so underrated.