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KostaAndreadis
Melbourne, Victoria
7102 posts
And it looks, well, silly. The first character we see is a Harley Quinn knock-off and there are pets you can have that include giant bears in mecha suits. The project, developed by Tencent's internal studios, is called SYN and is still relatively early. The in-engine Unreal powered trailer gives a glimpse at a potential world and potential character and vehicle customisation.

Check it out.



One of the advancements that Tencent is investing in with SYN is realistic hair and fur technology that it is collaborating on with Epic (a company Tencent owns a stake in). Details on the game's actual setting and story are a little light, all we really know is that it's set in 2035 and will blend cyberpunk with more eastern themes. No doubt this is the company's response to the hype surrounding the release of Cyberpunk 2077.

SYN is currently in development for PC and consoles and will be released globally.
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Darkhawk
Melbourne, Victoria
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It looks pretty based TBH, better than all the "woke" crap coming out at the moment.
06:13pm 30/06/20 Permalink
Hunter
Australian Capital Territory
101 posts
Only a tech demo but looks promising to me....
08:29pm 30/06/20 Permalink
Steve Farrelly
AusGamers Editor
Sydney, New South Wales
8581 posts
better than all the "woke" crap coming out at the moment
What's so woke that has you in a pickle, Darkhawk? The only game I can think of that has been 'branded' as woke is TLoU2, otherwise I'm not really sure what else you could be talking about...
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arkter
Gold Coast, Queensland
1907 posts
This looks like a steaming pile of crap. Whats the point of that video?
02:46pm 03/07/20 Permalink
BladeRunner
Queensland
3049 posts
Does it come with spyware or is that an extra download? lol

It was ok except for the pet thing. That kinda ruined the whole Cyberpunk vibe. It seems more like an Asian MMO that happens to be cyberpunk styled or something.
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