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author: Adrian Werner

Dune Awakening is an Online Survival Game in Cult Universe

Funcom has announced Dune Awakening, an online survival MMO set in the iconic universe.

One of the first games revealed during the gamescom 2022 Opening Night Live turned out to be Dune Awakening, a network game developed by Funcom and set in the popular science-fiction universe. For now, only the PC version has been confirmed, which will be sold on Steam. Currently, we do not know when the title will debut on the market.

The game is to combine elements of MMO and survival multiplayer game. The game will take place in a large open world, and the players' task will be to collect Spice. We will also deal with gathering other resources and constructing settlements.

The planet Arrakis is famous for its harsh conditions, so we will also spend a lot of time fighting for survival, limiting water consumption, taking care of the stillsuits and learning a special walking style to avoid drawing the attention of the sandworms. Players will be able to consume Spice, which will provide access to a variety of powers.

Adrian Werner

Adrian Werner

A true veteran of the Gamepressure newsroom, writing continuously since 2009 and still not having enough. He caught the gaming bug thanks to playing on his friend's ZX Spectrum. Then he switched to his own Commodore 64, and after a short adventure with 16-bit consoles, he forever entrusted his heart to PC games. A fan of niche productions, especially adventure games, RPGs and games of the immersive sim genre, as well as a mod enthusiast. Apart from games, he devourers stories in every form - books, series, movies, and comics.

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