In real life / meatspace / on Planet Earth, the underwater world is often more ‘alien’ than we realise. It is surprisingly hard to come up with ideas for Subnautica creatures that are alien, when so much of the real underwater world is so utterly incredible.
The Warper though? We will bet our left kidney that you have never seen one of these on a diving trip. The Warper could have crazy gameplay effects: If you choose to follow it through its portal, you might end up far from your submarine, supplies, and not be able to work out where you are.
A few weeks ago, we showed off the Starship concept. In an underwater game, having a starship is absolutely crucial! There has been much progress, and the textured model is pretty much finished. First up, the damaged version:
And for occasions not requiring catastrophic hull-breaches, the normal version: