developer: Experiment 101
publisher: THQ Nordic / Nordic Games
Game mode: single player
Biomutant for PC, PS4 and XONE is an open world action RPG. The game has been developed by Experiment 101 a studio established by developers, who had previously worked on such games as Mad Max or the Just Cause series.
The game is set in a post-apocalyptic world, in which science-fiction elements have been mixed up with the themes taken from Kung-Fu movies. The in-game world is inhabited by humanoid animals and robots.
Biomutant for PC, PS4 and XONE offers players much leeway one can design his own story with his actions, while the in-game narrator makes sure to present the tale in both an interesting and entertaining way.
The PC, PS4 and XONE release of Biomutant is an action RPG, in which a player can explore a vast open world. On his journey, one is not limited to travel afoot there are multiple means of transportation waiting for players to use such as mech droids, jet skis, jet packs, balloons, and flying saucers.
Upon starting the game, one has to create their own character from scratch. As the game progresses, a player is continuously faced with difficult choices between selecting the available mechanical enhancements in the form of cyber-implants and the mutations giving ones character certain superpowers.
As befits an action RPG, a player is bound to spend most of his time in the game on fighting multiple foes. The arcade combat system is very dynamic one can utilize various firearms, multiple types of cold steel, and a rich arsenal of special abilities.
On his adventure, a player is accompanied by robots, which prove helpful during combat and other challenges. Each machine can be modified. Additionally, the game does not lack the crafting system, allowing a player to assemble his weapons, armor, and pieces of equipment out of any items he finds on his way.
PC / Windows
Minimum: Intel Core i5-750 2.6 GHz, 4 GB RAM, graphic card 3 GB GeForce GTX 780 or better, 10 GB HDD, Windows 7 64-bit