Steam Next Fest is currently running. You can try out some new games in development for free on Steam. Ezplayers introduces you to MMORPG, online shooting games, and the new battle royale, which you can try on the weekend. What kind of incident was that? Steam Next Fest will start at 7:00 PM on Wednesday, June 16 to 7:00 PM on Tuesday, June 22. During this period, you can watch various live broadcasts from developers and try new games or their demos for free. The focus is on games that are still in development but should appear soon. What do we introduce? We picked four interesting online games and revealed what they are and which players they are interested in. However, this is only a small selection, as more than 700 games are available for you in total (via Steam Next Fest). The order in this article does not reflect any assessment but mainly aims to provide diversity.
Swords of Legends-New MMORPG
Type: MMORPG | Developer: Juvty Worlds | Platform: PC | Release Date: Summer 2021 | Model: Buy and play
What kind of game is this? Sword Art Online is a theme park MMORPG from China, appeared in 2019 and updated regularly.
In PvE, the game focuses on a linear but exciting story, with many cutscenes and English dubbing. Some dungeons and special life skills, such as bounty hunting or a comprehensive card game where you can play against NPCs.
In PvP, SOLO provides various arenas, faction battles, and PvP in the open world, but these are strictly regulated.
Legendary Sword is first convincing with its dynamic combat system and very fair equipment handling. It will be bought and played, and the cheapest version will cost 40 Euros. There is another store that does not need to pay to win.
What can be tested? As part of the presentation, you can only try up to 15 out of 37 (36 + student 1). However, much exciting content, such as PvP or houses, can only be activated at the highest level.
Who is it for? If you are looking for a new theme park MMORPG and have no problems with Asian styles, then you have come to the right place Legend of Sword. The first stage is a bit difficult, but at the highest level, MMORPG is convincing with its dynamic battles and a lot of content you can put in.
Naraka: Bladepoint-Battle Royale
Type: Battle Royale | Developer: 24 Entertainment | Platform: PC | Release Date: August 12, 2021, | Model: Buy and Play
What kind of game is this? In Naraka: Bladepoint, 60 players land on a mysterious island and fight each other. However, unlike Fortnite and PUBG, you will not protect yourself purely with guns but rely on traditional Asian martial arts.
The focus is on hand-to-hand combat, such as the use of staff, Sword, or fist. You can also use rifles and bows to attack enemies from a long distance.
Naraka also relies on a lot of freedom of movement. This way, you can:
Climbing the rocks or trees on the tower
Use the grappling hook to swing yourself in the air
Walk along the rope
What can be tested? As part of the presentation, you can use everything in Naraka: Bladepoint.
Who is it for? If you like the new battle royale but have enough shooting game settings, then you should give Naraka: Bladepoint a chance. The game is not necessarily convincing with its graphics, but its dynamic battles should be familiar to MMORPG players.
Nine to five-3v3v3 shooting game
Genre: Shooting | Developer: Redhill Games | Platform: PC | Release Date: Unknown | Model: Unknown
What kind of game is this? Multiplayer shooting games will take you into the near future when big companies rule and let mercenaries do the dirty work. You are a mercenary. At Nine to five, you have to work in shifts with your team to handle various tasks.
You are a team of three, and each game must go through three stages to achieve your goal. Each of these provides a separate task to be completed. Depending on how you proceed and whether you have reached your goals, the course of the game should change, which should provide a lot of replay value.
What can be tested? All content will be available during the Steam Next event. Compared with the previous beta version, new content such as weapons has been added.
Who is it for? Nine to five is aimed at fans of tactical shooting games like CS: GO or Rainbow Six: Siege. The game uses modern graphics and looks very good. A game should be completed in about 15 minutes, which is a pleasantly short time.
Type: MMORPG | Developer: Round 8 Studio | Platforms: PC, PS4, PS5, Xbox One, Xbox Series X/S | Release date: August 6, 2021, on PC, in 2020 already on the console | Model: Free game
What kind of game is this? With Bless Unleashed, a new MMORPG based on the flop world of Bless Online, will be launched soon. However, the developers promise not to repeat the mistakes of other games.
Bless Unleashed uses an action-packed combat system and promises to engage in exciting boss battles and open PvP in the final stages. In the beginning, you can choose five different professions, some of which are related to gender locking.
What can be tested? In Bless Unleashed, you can only try the content of the tutorial. You can already see more game content at the Beta event before. Therefore, it is worth waiting for the full version here.
Who is it for? Bless Unleashed is aimed at fans of action MMORPGs with no problems with PvP in the open world. It is better than Bless Online, and most importantly, the fighting is enjoyable.
However, the negative is a very monotonous task and training, which has accounted for a large proportion in the middle of the game. In addition, the graphics that looked great in the first few trailers are significantly weaker in the game itself.