There’s been a definite lack of Miami Vice-based online game content material lately.
Maybe issues like Rockstar’s less-than-rock-steady HD remaster of Grand Theft Auto: Vice Metropolis and the frankly ugly Miami-adjacent world of Want For Velocity: Warmth have soured the neo-soaked crime content material for us.
However Historic Machine Studios and Skybound Video games are right here to vary that with VICE NDRCVR — an interactive narco thriller story set within the heyday of the Florida metropolis’s drug commerce.
You play as an undercover detective, working as a pc operator to bust cartels by an exhilarating journey that takes place on a delightfully antiquated laptop working Amigo OS — which is a play on the kitschy laptop ecosystems of the mid-Nineteen Eighties however closely impressed by the AmigaOS platform discovered on the Amiga household of computer systems.
However impersonating a pc operator is filled with dangers. The cartel’s constructing is rife with hitmen and soiled cops who would love nothing greater than to place a cease to an spy, so gamers should at all times be vigilant and observe their environment as they comb by the intricate [and dated] system, reviewing digicam footage, and monitoring close by exercise to make sure their security.
That includes Nineteen Eighties-inspired animated cutscenes, retro-style information experiences, and an immediately catchy synth-wave soundtrack, it seems we’re in for the entire Miami Vice immersion package deal as we do all we will to stability whereas strolling the skinny line between being a cop and being a legal.
VICE NDRCVR is just not but rated or scheduled for launch. However you possibly can Wishlist it and discover extra info now.