Should you’re a fan of real-time house fight, then Nebulous: Fleet Command goes to suck you proper in. Sitting on the intersection between ship design and lifelike sim fight, you are each clothing store and tactical commander of an area naval squadron in Nebulous.
Nebulous: Fleet Command (NFC) is an in depth strategic-tactical house sport the place every engagement begins with setting programs, intuiting radar signatures, and attempting to jam enemies whereas getting sensor locks of your individual. From there, it is anybody’s sport, as weapons starting from a set of various missiles to vitality weapons, level protection, CIWS, railguns, and good previous artillery come to bear. It is not a easy harm system, both, and particular person ship parts are modelled and might be hit based mostly on the place enemy fireplace impacts—after which harm management takes over, repairing programs mid-combat and placing out fires.
Launched into early entry a couple of week in the past, NFC is the type of hardcore fight sim that does not come alongside too typically. The sci-fi house battles are the type of cool fights you see in comparatively “onerous” science fiction like The Expanse, and for some that is sufficient to examine the sport out. It is early phases now, with a purposeful tutorial and skirmishes towards the AI or different gamers. It is fairly early days, however a surprisingly lively multiplayer neighborhood has sprung up round NFC.
Yow will discover NEBULOUS: Fleet Command on Steam.