What the developers have to say :

Why Early Access?

“ SCUM is a future genesis, floor driven survival game featuring extremely building complex game mechanics and undisclosed survival features. Gamepires is an experience team oriented towards invention and perfection in game production and have decided to develop SCUM side by side in collaboration with its community with the finish of making the best potential survival game so far. ”

Approximately how long will this game be in Early Access?

“ SCUM will be in development for at least one broad year during early Access and to complete all planned features and content. however, extra community requests and ideas might shift the final release date. ”

How is the full version planned to differ from the Early Access version?

“ Gamepires has planned a wealth of features and message additions to be added for SCUM during development. Some of these features will be in full finished upon secrete into early Access while others will be polished in the follow class of development. During this period we will include many residential district suggestions and ideas, repair bugs. Furthermore we will improve plot performance and upgrade gameplay have on all levels to make SCUM ready for the full release.

For the final examination adaptation of the game we plan to finalize all gameplay segments, then connect it with high level gameplay, include skill based crafting organization from no skill up to advanced skill degree, add in full developed fight system ( melee fight and armed battle – all skill based ), detail character customization, mission objectives, character level arrangement, vehicle back and many other features. ”

What is the current state of the Early Access version?

“ The early Access version of SCUM will be playable and relatively static with most features included on a basic/medium flat of functionality. This means that players will be able to perform limited sum of actions or these actions will not be amply polished until game gets to final development phase. The players will be able to explore the island, build up their characters, engage other players, NPCs or wildlife and make simple alliances with their buddies. early Access will not include high level gameplay – floor driven mission objectives. The advancement of the crippled development can be followed on our official SCUM dev blog – scumgame.com. ”

Will the game be priced differently during and after Early Access?

“ The price of SCUM will increase slenderly as the game gets closer to release date with the initial lower price serving as a ‘thank you ‘ to the community that supports us in the early development phase. ”

How are you planning on involving the Community in your development process?

“ Gamepires encourages the community to post their comments, ideas, feature requests and tease reports directly on Steam ’ s discussion pages, official game dev blog or even third gear party sites ( Reddit, Wiki, etc … ).

All posts, suggestions and ideas will be closely examined by our residential district managers and they will give their best to respond to each and every military post you make. A good distribute of your requests will be implemented in the game and the best to communicate your ideas to us is by making group requests or polls – if more people want something then we can shift priorities and make it happen faster. however please be patient, game development is fun, but things don ’ metric ton happen overnight and remember that good things come to those who wait. : ) ”

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