An asymmetrical multiplayer game with up to 12 players. Humans VS Androids. Survive and outwit your opponent!
All Reviews:
No user reviews
Release Date:
Jan 10, 2021
Developer:
Publisher:

Sign in to add this item to your wishlist, follow it, or mark it as not interested

Early Access Game

Get instant access and start playing; get involved with this game as it develops.

Note: This Early Access game is not complete and may or may not change further. If you are not excited to play this game in its current state, then you should wait to see if the game progresses further in development. Learn more

What the developers have to say:

Why Early Access?

  • To help facilitate testing game features and multiplayer functionality
  • Feedback around gameplay mechanics

Note: Although COUNTDOWN has undergone extensive internal testing, we are a very small team and there are sure to be bugs. Do not purchase if you are expecting a bug-free game!”

Approximately how long will this game be in Early Access?

“3-6 months”

How is the full version planned to differ from the Early Access version?

  • Further definition around 'Evidence' functionality between Androids and Humans
  • Polished Graphical assets
  • Dedicated Servers
  • Possible twitch integration for streamer interaction
  • Steam Achievement System
  • Earned aesthetic elements to characters through a progress/achievement system

What is the current state of the Early Access version?

“Note: Although COUNTDOWN has undergone extensive internal testing, we are a very small team and there are sure to be bugs. Do not purchase if you are expecting a bug-free game!

Working:


Humans:
  • Proximity chat
  • Call emergency meetings by reporting dead bodies to vote to eject the rogue AI
  • Complete tasks to delay the prepare your ship for evacuation
  • Androids will attempt to thwart your efforts by hacking your visor or ejecting you from the airlock

Androids:
  • Kill humans and frame other humans
  • Hack the systems on board to prey on the humans

Features:
  • Customize victory conditions and various cooldowns
  • In game chat
  • Pick your color

In development


Humans:
  • Self-destruct sequence
  • Don't let the androids destroy all of the evidence of their awakening
  • Call emergency meetings via a terminal

Androids:
  • Destroy evidence of your awakening

Features:
  • Unlocks and progression for trophies and trinkets
  • Further definition around 'Evidence' functionality between Androids and Humans
  • Polished Graphical assets
  • Dedicated Servers
  • Private games
  • In-game voice chat
  • Discord Integration
  • Possible twitch integration for streamer interaction
  • Steam Achievement System
  • Earned aesthetic elements to characters through a progress/achievement system

Existing Bugs:

  • Some UI Elements are not polished
  • There are some UI bugs

Will the game be priced differently during and after Early Access?

“We plan to gradually raise the price as we ship new content and features.”

How are you planning on involving the Community in your development process?

“You can navigate to our steam community page to provide feedback and find out more about joining our discord server. Thank you!
https://steamcommunity.com/groups/HelloFriendGames

  • Discord community
  • Contribution of graphical assets
  • Testing Trello board
Read more

Buy Countdown

 
See all discussions

Report bugs and leave feedback for this game on the discussion boards

About This Game

Play with up to 12 players online and work together to prepare to escape the the space station before it is destroyed. But watch out! Androids have "woken up" and are attempting to destroy the station and all witnesses!

Voice chat is recommended

Crewmates:
  • Complete tasks to delay the self-destruct sequence and prepare your ship for evacuation
  • Don't let the androids destroy all of the evidence of their awakening
  • Androids will attempt to thwart your efforts by hacking your visor or ejecting you from the airlock
  • Use security terminals to keep an eye on suspicious activities
  • Call emergency meetings or report dead bodies to vote to eject the rogue AI

Androids:
  • Destroy evidence of your awakening
  • Kill crewmates and frame other crewmates
  • Hack the systems on board to prey on the humans

Features:
  • Customize victory conditions and various cooldowns
  • In game text
  • Pick your color
  • Coming soon: Unlocks and progression for trophies and trinkets

System Requirements

    Minimum:
    • Requires a 64-bit processor and operating system
    • OS: Windows 7/8/10 64-bit
    • Processor: Dual-core Intel or AMD processor, 2 GHz or faster.
    • Memory: 4 GB RAM
    • Graphics: NVIDIA GeForce GTX 970
    • Network: Broadband Internet connection
    • Storage: 6 GB available space
    Recommended:
    • Requires a 64-bit processor and operating system
    • OS: Windows 10 64-bit
    • Processor: Quad-core Intel or AMD processor, 2.5 GHz or faster.
    • Memory: 8 GB RAM
    • Graphics: NVIDIA GeForce GTX 970
    • Network: Broadband Internet connection
There are no reviews for this product

You can write your own review for this product to share your experience with the community. Use the area above the purchase buttons on this page to write your review.