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Old 05-23-2012, 11:48 PM   #1
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Project Copernicus Screenshots


Three screenshots of 38 Studios' MMO Project Copernicus have been leaked by an anonymous source on the 38Watch.com forum. They show three of the game's races: the Almain, Dverga and Jottun. Click the headline to view all the screens.

Editor: Update. It appears this project is DOA. 38 Studios has laid off their entire staff.
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Old 05-24-2012, 12:39 AM   #3
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I love the art style of the characters. A shame the backgrounds they showed in the teaser trailer were so bland. This needs to be re-tooled into a single player RPG.
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Old 05-24-2012, 12:49 AM   #4
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This needs to be re-tooled into a single player RPG.
But, but.... they already took a single player RPG and re-tooled it into this MMO. If they re-tooled this back into a single player RPG, you'd end up with Kingdoms of Amalur: Reckoning again.
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Old 05-24-2012, 01:26 AM   #5
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Is this, like, produced by Disney? Those graphics are smooth smooth. Need to see it in action.
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Old 05-24-2012, 02:03 AM   #6
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They really, really need to have good combat. If its standard MMO fare they're fucked.
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Old 05-24-2012, 03:25 AM   #7
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Take their Amalur combat system, wrap it in a MMO system. Something TERA already does (just not very 'fluent').
But isnt 38 Studios broke (again)? I doubt we'll ever see this game.
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Old 05-24-2012, 05:40 AM   #8
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That graphic style is intriguing.
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Old 05-24-2012, 06:47 AM   #9
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Need to see it in action.
I agree. Although those graphics do look pretty slick, I wanna see it in motion as well.
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Old 05-24-2012, 07:29 AM   #10
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Take their Amalur combat system, wrap it in a MMO system. Something TERA already does (just not very 'fluent').
But isnt 38 Studios broke (again)? I doubt we'll ever see this game.
Yeah, last I heard they were having a hard time trying to pay their employees. Shame...Amalur wasn't that bad.
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Old 05-24-2012, 07:37 AM   #11
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Goddamn. These look way better than I was expecting.
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Holy shit it only took 7 years of lurking for me to hit 100 posts!
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The rendering and textures are really well done.
Feels very disney pixar style to me.
I guess that's what all the wow kids want.
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to me it just looks like an extremely polished wow.....especially the background in the third pic.....srsly
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But, but.... they already took a single player RPG and re-tooled it into this MMO. If they re-tooled this back into a single player RPG, you'd end up with Kingdoms of Amalur: Reckoning again.
If the graphics in Amalur had looked like this, it wouldn't have failed.
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No chance this will come out, the company went out of business today and laid off their entire staff.
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No chance this will come out, the company went out of business today and laid off their entire staff.
Guess they weren't too big to fail.
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38 Studios and Big Huge Games lay off entire staffs
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No chance this will come out, the company went out of business today and laid off their entire staff.
Craporama. The one MMO I was actually looking forward to because I really liked Reckoning. And Reckoning has fantastic graphics and artwork, give me a break.

I'm glad they pushed out the DLC before they went under at least. Such terrible news.
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