“Limitless” MMO acquired by Monumental

ByJose A. York

Sep 12, 2022

Your homeworld in Without Borders looks and feels unique, procedurally generated to look like no other. You don’t like it? Hey, acid rain can be a serious drag. Carefree!

One of the great draws of Without Borders is the ability to open portals to travel seamlessly between various planets as you develop your adventure through the universe; or watch the sun rise over a volcanic world before joining friends to prospect for valuable resources on a desert planet.

Starting with your first humble campfire, will you live a nomadic life in the wilderness or found a new colony with your allies from which to grow your empire? You can rally citizens to expand your city, compete to become the capital of your world, and claim the title of viceroy.

Will you build a citadel, boost the economy, or craft masterpieces of technology? Join the hunt for exotic creatures, expand your property or seek new horizons? Everything in the game is player-made – so if you want something, you’ll either have to craft it yourself or trade with others.

Monumental has announced the acquisition of Without Borders, the open world sandbox game, where worlds are procedurally generated and there is no critical path to follow. Rather, players are encouraged to chart their own path and manage everything from politics to trading and building. Starting today, the transition of operations will take place immediately without disruption to the game service, and players can continue to buy and play. Without Borders through Steamand PS4.

James Austin, Director of Turbulenz Limited said: “As we celebrate the fourth anniversary of Without Borders, we are delighted that the dynamic universe created by our dedicated community has found its place forever. Monumental is the ideal partner for the future of Without Borders with their team that is deeply experienced, passionate about gaming and proven to operate large-scale live games.

Monty Kerr, CEO of Monumental, said:Without Borders is one of the most social and engaging gaming experiences we’ve come across. We are delighted to welcome Without Borders to the Monumental family as we continue to expand our portfolio of unique and engaging games.

That is, of course, unless you want neighbors, in which case invite your friends and form a guild. Share land, resources, build amazing things and go on adventures together. Compete against other guilds and become the most beloved or feared group in the universe.

Offering players a unique universe of connected worlds in which every element – politics, economy, crafting and communities – is entirely created and managed by players, Boundless ensures that everyone explores, builds, crafts, trades and collaborates within a single ecosystem.

Search each new world to discover the location of its ancient Titan. Once activated, these huge sentient fortresses roam menacingly across the landscape in search of anything they perceive to be a threat. These apex predators are full of traps and teeming with deadly protectors.

Tempted alone, your only hope is to explore, survive, and escape with a handful of valuable resources. If you’re feeling brave, gather all the citizens of your adopted world and attempt the impossible: defeat the Titan.

Without Borders is a physical sandbox, where you can tackle inaccessible mountain ledges and slide down ice paths into the deepest caves. Harvest Titan’s mechanical guts and reuse them to create your own ingenious floating airships and contraptions. Realize your dream of becoming a space pirate! It’s the ultimate sandbox, create anything you can dream up and share it with the world.

Without Borders can be broken down into six main areas at launch – exploration, construction, crafting, hunting, trading, and colony building – with players being able to choose their place in a massive open-universe sandbox. With the expanse of worlds around them constantly expanding and evolving, players are encouraged to shape their role and play their part in a universe where anything is possible.

Main characteristics:

  • Colonize planets by yourself or join a colony with others and make your Beacon the capital of the world with the Prestige system
  • Craft hundreds of items including building blocks, tools, weapons, food and more
  • Spend your hard-earned skill points in the skill tree and tailor your character to how you want to play the game
  • Complete objectives, achievements and events to earn rewards and experience points to level up your character
  • Build and maintain a portal between worlds that you and others can use
  • Trade items with others or create a shop to sell and buy items while you adventure
  • Seamlessly travel to new worlds and discover different creatures, resources, block colors and user-generated creations in an ever-changing universe – each world automatically regenerates areas that are not protected by a beacon and brings them back to their original layout, creating new and much-needed resources to collect

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