ACE - Arena: Cyber Evolution
ACE - Arena: Cyber Evolution is a futuristic sports MMO where players face off in 3v3 matches of ice hockey. Players score points by maneuvering a puck into the opposing team's goal using coordination and a variety of powerful abilities.
Type: MMO Hockey
Release Date: August 18, 2014
Pros: +Easy to learn, difficult to master. +Short match times. +Competitive ranking system and tournaments.
Cons: -Buggy matchmaking. -Too little content available. -Repetitive gameplay. -Small playerbase.
Arena: Cyber Evolution Overview
ACE - Arena: Cyber Evolution was designed with the competitive eSports scene in mind. The game offers a simple gameplay formula that can be played in short five-minute bursts. Matches play like games of ice hockey with players controlling powerful characters, each with a unique set of special abilities. A quick tutorial introduces new players to the basics and a match making system ensures players face opponents of similar skill.
Arena: Cyber Evolution Key Features:
- Unique Blend of Genres – an original game concept blending the sports and MOBA genres.
- Character Customization – customize characters with unlockable implants, boosts, and upgrades.
- Competitive Environment – easy to learn but difficult to master. ACE strives to offer both an accessible and competitive gaming experience.
- Character Variety – several different characters available, each with a different set of special abilities.
- Quick Gameplay – games are played in short five-minute bursts.
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Arena: Cyber Evolution System Requirements
Operating System: Windows Vista / 7 / 8
CPU: Intel Pentium 4 3.0 GHz / AMD Athlon 3400
Video Card: GeForce 7800 GS / ATI Radeon X1600 XT
RAM: 2 GB
Hard Disk Space: 2 GB
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Arena: Cyber Evolution Additional Information
Developer: Spearhead Games
Beta: July 2014
Official Release Date: August 27, 2014
Development History / Background:
Developed by the same studio behind indie puzzle game Tiny Brains, the team at Spearhead Games has turned their focus to the eSports scene. ACE - Arena: Cyber Evolution was developed in coordination with the community. Much of the development process was streamed live and there are multiple-hour long videos on the official YouTube channel to attest to that. The game has been freely available since August 2014 but has remained in Early Access status for over a year since that date.