In case you blinked, you missed it: Multiplayer survival sandbox Osiris New Daybreak quietly moved from early entry to launch this week. It wasn’t an entire shock, as studio Fenix Fireplace Leisure mentioned again in September 2022 that it was only a few main updates from saying farewell to early entry, however the announcement on Wednesday was nonetheless low-key.
“It’s with nice pleasure I get to announce that Osiris: New Daybreak is lastly out of Early Entry,” writes CEO Brian McRae, who tells gamers the sport bought 600K copies over the course of its six-year growth.
“I’m extremely pleased with what Fenix Fireplace has achieved, success of this measurement for a studio this small, is extremely uncommon and one which we should always have fun extra usually. Now that Osiris is lastly wrapped we will relaxation and start seeking to the longer term. With a full slate of sport concepts, ideas and early WIP’s, I’m excited to discover distinctive gameplay experiences and convey them to fruition. This can take time to do issues proper, however when we have now extra to share we are going to.”
The sport is at present on sale for round $21 US on Steam. Readers may keep in mind that we lined Osiris in our survival sport column extensively in its early years, but it surely suffered a lapse in comms and updates after which layoffs in 2018 – the kind of setback most early entry video games don’t get well from. Nonetheless, this staff did simply that, with a number of hefty launches within the final couple of years. Fenix Fireplace hasn’t launched a launch trailer to its YouTube as I sort this, however final yr it posted a number of for these bigger updates.