These of us familiar with Hiveswap‘s supply material will be familiar with extended pauses involving content material, and in the grand tradition of the series, we’re quickly approaching the two-year anniversary of Hiveswap Act A single with small to no news on Act Two, till these days. A backers-only announcement was released and posted by a tumblr referred to as homestuck-arts. The announcement apologized for the radio silence, and announced that Act Two was in “active development”, with the script, art, and style function practically completed. They also noted that they’re utilizing a staggered improvement approach wherein programming would not commence till late in the art and writing phase, and art and writing would commence for Act 3 throughout the programming phase of Act Two. They ended with a note that they’d have a lot more on Act Two “soon”, and promised gameplay footage as quickly as it was offered.
Hiveswap Act A single featured protagonist Joey Claire getting sent to the violent planet of Alternia, with the initial section of the game displaying her switch locations with an Alternian Troll who’d finish up at her property. She encourages other protagonist Xefros to get self-assurance as the planet marches towards revolution. Act Two will presumably have her brother Jude dealing with the troll who ended up at their property.
Earlier news confirmed that Undertale‘s Toby Fox would return to create music, as properly as James Roach, who was initially featured on an official fan album and ultimately graduated to do formal music for Hiveswap. Considering that the release of Act A single, What Pumpkin and Viz Media have released a series of parody
dating friendship simulators featuring characters who would be featured in later Acts, as properly as not one particular but two lengthy epilogues for the supply material Homestuck. Nonetheless no news has been revealed about the mysterious project Hauntswitch.
Max is a student at Rutgers who likes writing fantasy and playing video games such as Zelda, Mario, Undertale, Earthbound, and Stardew Valley.