New World Interactive, creators of Insurgency and Insurgency: Sandstorm, have announced today that Day of Infamy will be leaving Steam Early Access and officially launching on Steam on March 23, 2017. Alongside this official release date announcement, we also got a new trailer today, which can be seen below.
The World War II multiplayer and cooperative shooter entered Steam Early Access on July 28, 2016, and has continued to hold a Very Positive rating on Steam. New World Interactive have also announced some additional features as they prep for the official release.
- Unit System: Collect digital militaria items in the form of new character art representing various regiments and divisions for each faction. Rank progression unlocks a random unit for players to use or trade. Within a unit, new character artwork includes arm patches, hats, helmet stencils, uniforms, camouflages, and voice over.
- Commando Cooperative Difficulty: A new playlist for PvE Cooperative gameplay featuring elite AI opponents and limited fire support options.
- 10 Maps: With the recent addition of Foy and Crete, a full range of environments to fight in are featured in the game.
New World Interactive Creative Director Andrew Spearin had this to say in regards to the official release date announcement:
“With launch date on the horizon, we are feeling the hype from our community and know that gamers are ready for this visceral WWII experience”
Day of Infamy launches on March 23, 2017. The game is currently available in Early Access for $19.99 on Steam for PC, Mac and Linux.