Feel old: the year 2005 was 10,000 years ago! It’s true, at least according to Introversion Software that released a remastering of the classic indie game Darwiniain the form of an update free of charge in celebration of the occasion.
Let’s first go over the basics of the game:
Darwinia is a game that combines speedy action with strategic. The game is characterized by an innovative design, intuitive interface and nostalgic graphics. Take a clan of elves who live in nomadic communities to a new, 3D-based world.
Darwinia 10000th anniversary edition is based on a completely rewritten from scratch to make it compatible with modern APIs as well as enhanced performance.
Trailer for the release.
Other graphic improvements:
Interface is now more accurate in its scaling depending on the size of the monitor and DPI.
Amplify the modes of MSAA, SSAA, SMAA and FXAA.
Anisotropic Texture Filtering support.
More accurate color and toneal compression.
Additionally, Darwiniawill support up to 7.1channel surround sound as well as cloud save. It is also fully capable of working with Steam Deck.
The full list of changes is here.
Darwiniacan can be bought on Steam or GOG. Both stores offer a huge reduction on the game currently.