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The Hero Institute, the Justice Corps, and the Diplomats

The Hero Institute, the Justice Corps, and the Diplomats The Hero Institute, the Justice Corps, and the Diplomats: When the first generation ships left Earth, each had a very small population of super-powered heroes aboard, mixed with a much larger population of typical humans.  As the ships [...]

By | June 22nd, 2017|News|Comments Off on The Hero Institute, the Justice Corps, and the Diplomats

The Promethean Insurrection

The Promethean Insurrection Prometheans “Who will stand up to them, if I don't?” – HR Cornish, explaining his dislike of heroes The faction now known as Prometheans was founded by Dr. HR Cornish. When humans on Earth were preparing to launch the first generation ships into space, many scientific [...]

By | June 13th, 2017|News|Comments Off on The Promethean Insurrection

UE4 Technical Update

UE4 Technical Update. We’re pleased to announce that we have just completed an engine upgrade from Unreal Engine 4.13.2 to UE 4.14.3, which is the latest patch for the 4.14 version of the engine available.  Given that Epic currently has released 4.15, some of our supporters have asked us [...]

By | May 22nd, 2017|News|Comments Off on UE4 Technical Update

KickStarter Canceled

KickStarter Canceled Ship of Heroes emphasizes character customization, restoration of a positive community, and integrated game development as reasons they will succeed. State College, April 7, 2017 – Heroic Games canceled their long-anticipated Kickstarter for their new Heroes in Space MMORPG, Ship of Heroes, today after less than three days. [...]

By | April 7th, 2017|Press|Comments Off on KickStarter Canceled

“Ship of Heroes” Approaches Kickstarter with Unprecedented Progress using Epic Games’ Unreal Engine 4 (UE4)

“Ship of Heroes” Approaches Kickstarter with Unprecedented Progress using Epic Games’ Unreal Engine 4 (UE4). Ship of Heroes has shown more playable game elements pre-Kickstarter than any other game in its genre using the streamlined rendering and animation tools of Unreal Engine State College, March XX, 2017 – Heroic [...]

By | March 23rd, 2017|Press|Comments Off on “Ship of Heroes” Approaches Kickstarter with Unprecedented Progress using Epic Games’ Unreal Engine 4 (UE4)

Eyes on Development

Eyes on Development. In developing a game, often the little details make an enormous difference.  Today we want to show some of the options players will have for selecting eyes for their characters in Ship of Heroes.  After all, the eyes are the window to the soul. We start [...]

By | March 21st, 2017|News|Comments Off on Eyes on Development

Remembering the Torch

Remembering the Torch. This video records a network test that some of the devs from Ship of Heroes conducted using a rented server on March 11th, 2017.  Optimizing network structure is an ongoing activity for most MMOs.  Here at SoH, we package our game at least once [...]

By | March 14th, 2017|News|Comments Off on Remembering the Torch

New Indie MMORPG “Ship of Heroes” Reveals Kickstarter Goal and Rewards

New Indie MMORPG “Ship of Heroes” Reveals Kickstarter Goal and Rewards. Supporters of the new heroes in space MMORPG will be among the first to play in Alpha and Beta testing. State College, March 13, 2017 – Heroic Games today announced the goal of its upcoming Kickstarter campaign to [...]

By | March 13th, 2017|Press|Comments Off on New Indie MMORPG “Ship of Heroes” Reveals Kickstarter Goal and Rewards

Sneak Peek at Combat

Sneak Peek at Combat. This video introduces our fourth signature hero, Meltdown, and the first signature enemy group, the Nagdellians.  You will also see that the game UI is working.  But the most important reveal is the current state of the combat system we are developing. This particular [...]

By | February 27th, 2017|News|Comments Off on Sneak Peek at Combat