Fish Eagle, a Portugese production company has partered up with an Italian developer that goes by the name of Picaresque Studio. Together they have released a seafaring strategy game that takes some inspiration from Moby Dick. The game is to be released on the 18th of January, that’s just over a week away. Priced at 13.99, Nantucket, will be available on a number of digital stores including Steam.
Set in the 19th century, a time where whaling was at its peak, Nantucket takes place shortly after Captain Ahab and his crew lose their lives to Moby Dick. As the only survivor of the Pequoud, you will get the chance to explore the seven seas, take command of your ship as well as pick your fair share of fights and hunt whales. This is all in the quest to seek your ultimate prize, revenge.
EXPLORE THE SEVEN SEAS
Explore the sea as well as visit certain cities and level up your reputation by hunting whales and searching for new quests.
BE THE CAPTAIN YOU WANT TO BE
Staying true to any RPG, your will be able to develop your character in a way that fits your personality. Choose reactions, stats and become the captain you want to be.
MANAGE YOUR SHIP AND CREW
Take control of a crew and trust them with important tasks on your ship, assign them to improve your ship with new compartments which will bolster your ship’s capability.
EXPERIENCE THE GOLDEN AGE OF WHALING
Experience a truly unique storyline which will take place around the choices you make as a captain. Be careful though, some choices may have dire consequences.
HUNT WHALES AND FIGHT PIRATES
Engage in a turn-based combat system that will have your crew lose to other pirates or see them victorious. You can also scout for new whaling areas and hunt whales for blubber.
CHASE AFTER MOBY DICK
The end game is to seek revenge. Follow a riveting storyline that unveils the secrets behind Moby Dick.