During Gamescom 2022 Opening Night Live, the sequel to 2014’s Lords of the Fallen reemerged as The Lords of the Fallen.
The sequel to 2014’s Soulslike from Deck 13 and CI Games has lengthy been in limbo, however throughout at present’s showcase, the game’s non secular successor was lastly introduced. The Lords of the Fallen runs in Unreal Engine 5 and goals to supply an expansive RPG expertise that introduces an all-new journey in an enormous, interconnected world, greater than 5 instances bigger than the unique game.
“The Lords of the Fallen is the spiritual successor fans of the original title have always wanted,” mentioned Cezar Virtosu, Creative Director. “The game is considerably bigger, with an enormous, interconnected twin world break up between the realms of the residing and useless, that gamers can discover alone or with pals. It’s darker and tougher, with sooner soulslike fight, stronger thematic, richer narrative, deeper RPG techniques, and extra immersive storytelling.”
Down beneath you’ll discover the game’s announcement trailer, that includes a soundtrack that followers will love.
Taking place greater than a thousand years after the occasions of the primary game, The Lords of the Fallen introduces an all-new journey in an enormous, interconnected world, greater than 5 instances bigger than the unique game. An expansive RPG expertise – stuffed with NPC quests, compelling characters, and wealthy narrative – gamers might want to create their very own hero earlier than tackling the immersive single participant marketing campaign. They will even have the choice to ask a second participant to hitch their journey in uninterrupted on-line co-op – a brand new function for the franchise.
Hexworks is led by Executive Producer, Saul Gascon (Dead by Daylight, PayDay 2,) and Creative Director, Cezar Virtosu (Shadow of the Tomb Raider, Assassin’s Creed: Origins). Founded in 2020, they lead a worldwide staff of over 75 inner builders and a community of exterior companions, working collectively to create a brand new darkish imaginative and prescient for the divided worlds of The Lords of the Fallen. Powered by Unreal Engine 5, The Lords of the Fallen is designed completely for new-generation consoles and PC.
The Lords of the Fallen is at present in growth for PC, PlayStation 5, and Xbox Series X|S. A full gameplay reveal is anticipated to launch later this 12 months.