Cronix Online – New PvP game with unique control scheme

A game found by chance, it seems Korean developer Magics is getting ready for Cronix Online to be introduced to the world. A multiplayer room-based PvP title, once again it resembles Nexon’s Cyphers, which is massively popular in South Korea.

 

The unique control scheme mentioned is the ability to use a smartphone as the controller, moving the character around and casting skills. I am not really sure how the gameplay will feel, but I am genuinely intrigued. Some may argue it seems like a lame experiment, but hey, no harm trying 🙂

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As expected, there are several modes in Cronix Online, including the popular Dota-like map, point capture, team death match and more.

There are also PvE modes, such as protecting a structure from minion waves and boss battles. 108 character are being planned now, with several group types (attack, support etc).

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Crafted by Unreal Engine (most probably 3), there is no news of any test dates or publishers yet. Magics itself is a rather unknown developer despite being in the industry for some time now, so it will be interesting to see how this game pans out.

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