Vampire Survivors developer poncle has unveiled the game’s first full-on DLC, a visit to an alternate dimension impressed by feudal Japan entitled Legacy of the Moonspell. Set to return out later this month, the enlargement will add a model new stage, new characters, new monsters, and greater than a dozen new weapons to go ham on them with.
The Steam web page for Legacy of the Moonspell is imprecise, but appropriately ominous:
“In eastern lands, a clan has fallen. The Moonspell, as soon as vigilant guardians of a sorcerous valley nestled within the mountains, have been overrun by hordes of yokai and oni. Although treacherous, this hive of spectral exercise might present some clue as to the location of a vampire. If not, no less than it’ll be entertaining to defeat hundreds of wayward spirits within the course of.”
Luckily, it does present some specifics. Legacy of the Moonspell will add eight new characters to the game, together with:
- Miang Moonspell – The final disciple of the Moonspell Clan earlier than its downfall, and presumably its most interesting. Self-consciously a shounen protagonist.
- Menya Moonspell – One of many few surviving Moonspell elders, Menya’s mystical powers are close to god-like.
- Syuuto Moonspell – Banished practitioner of the brand new moon darkish magic, Syuuto is nonetheless an enemy of evil. Poor private hygiene might contribute to his continued exile.
- Babi-Onna – Returned from the useless to hunt vengeance on demons and mortals alike, she nonetheless retains her impeccable capability to allure, amuse, and dazzle.
And 13 new weapons, amongst them:
- Silver Wind – An ancestral power unleashed by the employees of the Moonspell Clan, solely these born beneath the moon can absolutely wield its energy (or whoever finds it in a chest, we’re undecided).
- 4 Seasons – A set of orbs which unleash the facility of the altering seasons, of dying and rebirth.
- Summon Night time – A weapon which drips with the darkness of the brand new moon. Regardless of the clan’s superstitions, even the shadows can oppose evil.
- Mirage Gown – An enchanted kimono, weaved on a loom from the silk of the earth spider, and imbued with a fraction of Babi-Onna’s vengeful spirit. In addition to, it appears fabulous darling.
The brand new stage, Mount Moonspell, is Vampire Survivors’ largest but, with a number of completely different environments together with an deserted citadel, a snow-covered mountain, and a yokai-infested village, every with distinctive challenges to face and monsters to slaughter. Naturally, there may be additionally an allusion to “hidden mysteries” to ferret out, and for many who take pleasure in such issues, the DLC may also add a half-dozen new music tracks to the game.
~ Legacy of the Moonspell 🌕 ~ fifteenth December. 🎉1 new stage (the largest but!), 6 new music tracks,8 new Survivors, 13 new weapons& after all, new monsters 😱Wishlist now! 💖#VampireSurvivors #LegacyoftheMoonspell #DLC #Steam #indiegames pic.twitter.com/ieWgWxesQeDecember 6, 2022
Vampire Survivors: Legacy of the Moonspell is ready to return out on December 15, and can set you again a whopping $2. Vampire Survivors itself is definitely on sale on Steam at once, which appears form of pointless for the reason that common value is simply 5 bucks, however you may choose it up for 20 p.c off—so, 4 bucks—till December 12.
Take a look at some extra Vampire Survivors: Legacy of the Moonspell screens beneath.