From the creative mind of Dan Fornace who also worked on Killer Instinct. Announced via Twitter that Rivals of Aether an indie Smash like game will be available on Steam early access starting Sept.22.
Here is Description of what the game is about. RIVALS OF AETHER is an indie fighting game set in a world where warring civilizations summon the power of Fire, Water, Air, and Earth. Choose a Rival to bring into the battlefield and manipulate the powers of the classical elements and animal movement.
Early Access will initially feature 6 characters, 5 stages, 1-4 Player Versus Mode with CPUs, Practice Mode, 1v1 Netplay through Matchmaking or Steam Invites, Xbox Controller Support, Keyboard Support, and Custom Controls.
Some of the game features will be released after Early Access is complete in early 2016 including Story Mode, Abyss Mode, and the two hidden characters.
We will also be bringing the preview version of Rivals of Aether to Xbox Game Preview Program later in 2015, but we do not currently have a date for that release.
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