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Publisher and developer Upwake.me has announced Hawked, a new extraction shooter.
The new title will be coming soon on the consoles and PC, and the closed alpha test will start on November 24 for PC players on Steam. Starting that day, players can take a first look at the Hunt mode, playable either solo or in squads of three.
Upwake.me — which has offices in Amsterdam, Limassol, and Dubai — said Hawked is an online shooter in which teams or solo players race to collect and extract treasure from a remote island. It’s a player-versus-player-versus environment game. Extraction games are all the rage, with titles like Escape From Tarkov, Call of Duty: Warzone 2’s DMZ mode, and Shrapnel.
Players must explore a mysterious island, compete with each other, and battle greedy saurian Disciples in a quest for treasure and mystical artifacts. But it’s not just the monsters they’ll have to worry about. Other players are gunning for their treasure too. Players will also have to contend with puzzles and traps, hazardous environments, and a variety of other challenges along the way.
The title will be available on …