Adventure / Strategy / Puzzle
PC / Mac / Linux
Single-player / Multi-player
Hive is easily approachable, riveting strategy game, where the objective of the player is to build an underground network using their insect colonies from the base, called "nests". Captivating back story and a beautiful visual design takes the player to a fantasy world, which offers new surprises and challenges as the game progresses. To react to these challenges the player must upgrade and adjust their nest.
Leaning to heavy storytelling and a broad world, Hive offers the player a diverse exploration ground. Having many different endings and possibilities, the player can create their own unique route, strategy, and story.
Growing and adjusting are one of the most important parts of the game. There lies many challenges in the underground networks, and the player must defeat enemies and explore the land to upgrade their nest to answer to them. By defeating right kind of enemies you can find new skills which you can add to your nest and use them in the battle. It is also possible for the player to learn new technology by inspecting the old abandoned ruins and temples.
The game has gotten it's inspiration from the nature documentations of insects, borrowed and blended elements from science fiction, strategy games and fascinating world of archeology. The end product is one of a kind game concept,which mesmerises the player for a long time.
The game is in making by Sauli Saarimaa, what some of you might know from his Joutomaa-game.
Hive is now on Steam Greenlight, so vote it up and spread the word!