After four years and two successful Kickstarter campaigns, Hero-U–the upcoming adventure-RPG hybrid game developed by the legendary Lori and Corey Cole of Quest for Glory fame–is finally nearing completion. With a private Alpha test looming on the horizon, Corey took a break away from the crunch to tell me more about this exciting return to one of my favorite universes in gaming.
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