Stray Blade it’s new from 505 Games and the German development studio Point Blank Games. The publisher has announced during the Xbox conference held at this Gamescom this title action RPG with elements Souls that will arrive in 2022 a PlayStation 5, Xbox Series and PC (Epic Games Store and Steam). With the promise of offering elements of the FromSoftware saga and a touch metroidvania, It was one of the surprises of the conference.
The game will introduce us to the history of the Villa de Acrea, a powerful and wild place, where life and death are part of the essence. So much so that the game will bet on the resurrection, although it will not be free. Combat and exploration will be “the two key elements of the game,” said Leonard Kauch, director of the title.
Welcome to the Acrea Valley: die, resurrect, fight, survive
The combat system will bet on anticipating the movements of the enemies, so reflexes and mastery of melee weapons will be essential. The studio promises that they have worked hard to deliver animations up to the task, with even animations on the final blows to gain epicity.
Stray Blade will bring different types of weapons that we can combine depending on our style of play. Point Blank Games will not forget the final bosses, much more demanding and with specific patterns. Thanks to the vastness of its colorful world, the map will lend itself to exploration; In addition, it will be a dynamic environment pending changes every time we die, and that is because when we die time continues to advance, with the consequences that this implies in the advancement or destruction of camps, for example.
Stray Blade will be made to pray until 2022, but it aims to be one of the AA more to consider in the next course for Souls lovers with exploration and resource management elements. We can play it on computer, PS5 and Xbox Series X | S.
Source | 505 Games