With this current trend of local multiplayer exclusive games out there it’s honestly hard to remember that there was a time when folks believed it was going extinct! ORBIT is the latest in the world of couch multiplayer and looks like another strong title.
Players jump into space ships and orbit about planets, all the while launching attacks at up to three other players. There are nine game modes to choose from, such as Kill and Survive (which play out exactly as their names suggest). Ships are upgradeable via a huge tech tree. Finally, Forge mode allows players to create new modes of their own.
ORBIT is coming to both PC and Xbox One later this quarter. Here’s an official trailer to get a feel for the frenetic gameplay: