Announced just a few months ago, Mutant Year Zero: Road to Eden rustled quite a few feathers. It introduced a crossbow-wielding, bipedal, and unusually sassy duck to the otherwise bleak apocalypse genre. Check its unique and surprising reveal CGI if you missed it. At E3 last week, the first-ever hands-on demo was shown The game received several “Best of E3” awards and nominations. Mutant Year Zero: Road to Eden launches on PC, Xbox One, and PlayStation 4 during the second half of 2018.
Today, as the E3 press embargo is lifted, Funcom and The Bearded Ladies also released the first gameplay trailer. The press release also includes pricing, version, and pre-order details for the game.
Now available for PC pre-order on buy.mutantyearzero.com, the game will be available in a Standard Edition ($34.99) and a Deluxe Edition ($54.99). The Deluxe Edition includes a desktop wallpaper, digital artbook, digital soundtrack, and a digital copy of the Mutant Year Zero pen-and-paper RPG book. Pre-ordering the Standard Edition will give you a three-day head start at launch while pre-ordering the Deluxe Edition gives you the three-day head start as well as access to a Beta version of the game before launch.
“The press release also includes is our passion project,” said The Bearded Ladies CEO Haraldur Thormundsson. “It’s the game we always wanted to do and we’re incredibly excited to be working on it. We truly believe the unique mix of turn-based tactical combat combined with freeform exploration, stealth, and story will offer something new and different gamers have never experienced before.”