'Tis the season for Earthrise
dev diaries, apparently, as MPOGD.com
has surfaced with yet another one from the increasingly vocal developers at Masthead Studios
. This time around, the focus is on the sci-fi sandbox game's lore as opposed to its skills
, and the new piece delves deep into the who, what, when, where, and how of a place called Autonomy.
This strangely-named section of Enterra functions as a sort of smuggler's haven, or as the article puts it, "a place of crime and corruption where castaways rot in their own sins
." At first blush, it sounds a bit like a darker, danker Mos Eisley or Nar Shaddaa
, albeit it with a mutant-infested penal colony known as The Nest lending a bit more dread to the general atmosphere.
Check out the original article
as well as our gallery below.