today released a new trailer for Albion Online
, a game the studio refers to as the "first true cross-platform sandbox MMO." In the trailer, employees of Sandbox offer details regarding the development of the game and the challenges of cross-platform
Information revealed in the trailer includes the reason the team got rid of player leveling, notes on how the economy will function, an explanation of Sandbox Interactive's focus on social interaction as a gameplay requirement, and a brief glimpse of PvP
. There's also plenty of gameplay footage on display in between snippets of various dev interviews.
Check out the full video after the jump. Albion Online
is due for release in 2014 and will feature territory control, corpse-looting, and other "hardcore
" conceits along with crafting and class customization.
[Source: Sandbox Interactive press release]