Quar: Battle for Gate 18 is a turn-based strategic VR game set in the grimsical world of Alwyd. The Quar are cute alien ant-eaters. Don't mistake cute for gentle. They use their WW1 level technology to wage war across the face of their world.
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Release Date: Apr 4, 2016

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December 22, 2016

New Patch 1.3 is up!

Patch 1.3 has the following updates:
- Added Xbox Controller Support
- Added Oculus Headset and Controller Support
- Added Interior Baeliog Experience to Quarpedia
- Improvement to limiting teleportable positions
- Selecting Lorn Hill now takes you directly to the scene
- Always reset view when loading new level
- Added audio to notify player of new Lorn Letter
- Improved UI visuals (Arrow for selection works better)
- Save files now store volume settings and floor height
- Fixed glitch where player could load a mission further than they had unlocked
- Added audio to SplashScreen
- Balanced some audio
- Prevented player from shrinking while upgrading a base building as that broke the chalkboard
- Fixed Quarpedia stats sometimes not displaying correct values
- Fixed text saying "Table Height" when it should be "Floor Height"

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About This Game



Quar: Battle for Gate 18 is a turn-based strategic VR experience set in the grimmsical world of Alwyd!

It seems the Quar have always been at war. When the first wandering clans of insect gatherers built their low, mud-walled buildings, it was as much to keep out other Quar as the wild animals. As they first learned to make tools to get food, they quickly learned to make tools to defend themselves. The mud walls quickly became fortified citadels, and then city-states. In five thousand years of civilization, the constants of their culture have been the changing of the seasons and the threat of war.

For the last 700 years the Quar have been waging The Long War to a bloody stalemate that has wracked their world. But the balance of power is shifting and Alykinder’s Crusade is attempting to end The Long War by conquering all the Quar nations. This game takes you to one battle in one theater of The Long War: the Battle for Gate 18 between the Crusader Army and the Royalist Coftyran Crymuster.

Command cavalry to sweep the enemy's flanks. Send Baeliog armored tractors forward to shatter hardened defenses. Your rhyflers are armed with weapons ranging from the humble Bogen rifle to heavy-automatic shotguns. Rely on your stalwart officers to keep up your troop's morale and to call in deadly airstrikes. But above all, preserve the honor of your cause as you wage the Battle for Gate 18!

Features

  • Based on the award winning Table Top Game system "This Quar's War" by http://zombiesmith.com
  • Turn-based VR Combat!
  • Over 6 hours of unique game play.
  • More than 12 levels in which to fight for the Crusader cause! From lonely outposts in the woods, to trenches, to the dead of night and finally culminating in the epic battle of Gate 18 itself!
  • 18 different friendly and enemy units! From infantry to cavalry and armored tractors to snipers and heavy-automatic shotguns!
  • Get up close and walk around the game units "life size" in the Quarpedia. Learn about their historical uses, stats and in-game abilities.
  • Listen to and read the letters of a Quar soldier on the front lines to his young cousin back home.
  • A living, breathing upgradeable base fully populated with Quar troops going about their business! Upgrade your mechanic's bay for better tractors. Upgrade the mess hall (and its chow!) for better morale and get that hanger built so you can call in air-strikes!
  • Interact with your units from a god's eye view or shrink yourself down to Quar size to see the action first hand! Part of the fun of VR is playing with scale. In Quar: Battle for Gate 18 walk around the entire battlefield with Quar the size of toys or stand beside them in the trenches!
  • Room-scale Vive support with support for other VR and non-VR platforms in the future!

System Requirements

    Minimum:
    • OS: Windows 8
    • Processor: Intel i5-4590 or greater / AMD FX 8350 or greater
    • Memory: 4 GB RAM
    • Graphics: NVIDIA GeForce GTX 970 / AMD R9 390
    • DirectX: Version 11
    • Storage: 4 GB available space
    Recommended:
    • Memory: 8 GB RAM
    • Graphics: NVIDIA GeForce GTX 980 / AMD R9 390X
    • DirectX: Version 11
    • Storage: 4 GB available space

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