Today marks the official worldwide launch of Tower of Fantasy, a brand new free-to-play gacha game that has largely gained consideration for trying like a sci-fi model of the ultra-popular Genshin Impact. That mentioned, if you happen to’re anticipating one thing almost nearly as good because the surprisingly-high-quality Genshin, you’re doubtless in for a disappointment. While I can’t present any commentary on the full-release model of the game, I’ve put a while into the newest model of the Tower of Fantasy beta, and whereas the game superficially resembles Genshin, it’s nowhere close to as deep, enjoyable, or polished. The model of the game I performed was additionally very buggy. I encountered a number of quest-blocking bugs, was transported throughout the map towards my will greater than as soon as, fell by the bottom and objects, and extra.
But certainly a number of these bugs shall be mounted for launch, right? Well, hopefully, however the builders of Tower of Fantasy are warning that bugs and “shortcomings” will nonetheless be current at launch…
“We want to say that we’re nicely conscious that Tower of Fantasy nonetheless has many shortcomings. We will work arduous to enhance them, however some bugs and points could also be unavoidable after the official launch. We have anticipated the potential for sure issues arising, formulated the in accordance debugging closing dates and specs, and urged our employees within the corresponding departments to implement them. We will adhere to the next ideas:
- Never alter any knowledge, stats, or capabilities with out saying it. All adjustments shall be introduced publicly and transparently.
- In phrases of bugs, we are going to confirm the difficulty as quickly as we obtain suggestions, assess the scope and severity of the difficulty, then repair the difficulty as quickly as potential. Prevention of any losses to your accounts and belongings shall be our purpose when coping with bugs.
- Besides bugs, we are going to at all times put you first with regards to different points. Once a difficulty is found, we are going to notify you instantly, resolve it promptly, and ship the corresponding compensation, in order to make sure that your expertise and pursuits will not be affected.”
Of course, Tower of Fantasy is free to play, so that you don’t have a lot to lose by attempting it out, however hold your expectations in test and prepare to take care of some bizarre bugs.
Tower of Fantasy shall be playable on PC, iOS, and Android when it launches later this night in North America/early tomorrow morning within the UK and Europe.