Plague physician Soulsborne game Thymesia spreads this August, demo out now

Image through OverBorder Studio

Thymesia was simply a part of writer Team17’s Spring Showcase, and at the moment, it was merely mentioned to be “coming soon.” Now we all know that it’s headed to PlayStation 5, Xbox Series X/S, and PC on Tuesday, August 9.

The information comes from a brand new launch date trailer (through IGN). Before wrapping up with the date, the trailer showcases Thymesia’s intense fight. Developer OverBorder Studio will not be shying away from the Soulsborne game affect right here. Players wield plague-infested weapons and battle all types of nasty creatures throughout a wide range of environments. There’s a darkish underground cave with tree roots, a rundown village, and even a library flooded with blood. We additionally get a peek at one of many game’s bosses: a beastly bat with wiry wings and spikes of some kind bursting from its again.

Thymesia is a “next-gen-only release” in line with the trailer description. That means PlayStation 4 and Xbox One gamers are sadly out of luck with this game. It’s solely headed to present consoles and PC through Steam and GOG in August.

Speaking of Steam, gamers can strive a “limited-time demo” to get a really feel for the complete game. That’s obtainable on Valve’s storefront now, however just for the following week — it expires on May 9. It may make for Steam Deck session.