The Lords of the Fallen, a reboot of the unique fantasy action-RPG Lords of the Fallen, was unveiled throughout gamescom Opening Night time Stay tonight.
Developed by Hexworks (a CI Video games studio), the reboot of the 2014 recreation is in improvement for PC, PlayStation 5, and Xbox Sequence X/S with Unreal Engine 5.
Set for launch in 2023, The Lords of the Fallen was revealed through the present with a three-minute cinematic trailer showcasing the sport’s new, darkish fantasy setting, narrated by actor Joseph Quinn (Stranger Issues, Recreation of Thrones).
Going down greater than a thousand years after the occasions of the primary recreation, it introduces an all-new journey in an interconnected world, greater than 5 occasions bigger than the unique recreation.
Stuffed with NPC quests, a number of characters, and a deep narrative, you’ll begin by creating your hero earlier than tackling the single-player marketing campaign. Additionally, you will have the choice to ask a second participant to hitch you in an uninterrupted on-line co-op expertise.
Hexworks is led by government producer Saul Gascon (Lifeless by Daylight, PayDay 2) and artistic director Cezar Virtosu (Shadow of the Tomb Raider, Murderer’s Creed: Origins). Based in 2020, they lead a crew of over 75 inner builders and a community of exterior companions.
“The Lords of the Fallen is the non secular successor followers of the unique title have all the time needed,” mentioned Virtosu. “The sport is considerably bigger, with an unlimited, interconnected twin world break up between the realms of the residing and lifeless that gamers can discover alone or with pals.
“It’s darker and more difficult, with sooner soulslike fight, stronger thematic, richer narrative, deeper RPG techniques, and extra immersive storytelling.”
A full gameplay reveal of The Lords of the Fallen will come later this yr.