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Before We Leave PC

A strategy in which we take control of a reborn civilization that inhabits a small planet with a hex net. Our task is to construct more and more advanced structures, cultivate land, obtain raw materials and develop technologies.

Strategy | Economic | RTS | Cosmic | indie games | Epic Store exclusive

PC / Windows
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Game mode: single player

English language game language: English

game release date for PC:

08May2020

Before We Leave is a strategy game in which we try to rebuild a destroyed civilization. The production was developed by an independent team of Balancing Monkey Games.

Plot

Before We Leave takes us on a journey to a planetary system devastated by a cosmic disaster. Its inhabitants were forced to hide under the surface, but after years spent in the underground, they started to go out to face the problems waiting for them and try to regain their old lives.

Mechanics

In Before We Leave we observe the action from a bird's eye view. During the game, which takes place on relatively small planets covered with a network of hexagons, we are engaged in the construction of more and more advanced structures, cultivation of land and extraction of raw materials. In addition, research into new technologies and the recovery of civilisation achievements from a past era play an important role here. Thanks to them, we can establish colonies on other globes, as well as the ability to interplanetary transport of raw materials. Moreover, from time to time we have to face various problems; the effects of the cosmic catastrophe that in the past pushed our civilisation to the brink of extinction can still be felt, and the giant whales that feed on whole planets are also a danger to our people.

Technical aspects

Before We Leave has colorful graphics in a pleasant "low poly" style (based on clearly visible polygons).


Game score 4.2 / 10 calculated out of 46 players' votes.  
Expectations before the premiere: 4.1 / 10 calculated out of 81 players' votes.  

Age Rating

age requirements: everyone

System requirements

PC / Windows

PC / Windows

Recommended: Intel Core i5-9400 2.9 GHz / AMD Ryzen 5 3400G 3.7 GHz, 8 GB RAM, graphic card 4 GB GeForce GTX 970 / 8 GB Radeon RX 590 or better, 2 GB HDD, Windows 10 64-bit
Minimum: Intel Core i5-4300U 1.9 GHz / AMD Phenom II X4 975 3.6 GHz, 4 GB RAM, graphic card 1 GB GeForce GTX 550 Ti / Radeon HD 4890 or better, 2 GB HDD, Windows 10 64-bit

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