In The Lords of the Fallen you will explore a world more than five times the size of its predecessor.
Developers HEXWORKS (a CI Games studio) revealed a first look at gameplay for AAA dark fantasy action RPG The Lords of the Fallen at The Game Awards 2022.
That from the Unreal Engine 5 developed reboot of the 2014 game Lords of the Fallen will be released next year for PC, PlayStation 5 and Xbox Series X|S.
Voiced by Milly Alcock, rising star of HBO fantasy series House of the Dragon, the teaser trailer was recorded entirely in-game and offers a first glimpse into the dark fantasy world of HEXWORKS, exclusive to PC and consoles in the new generation is developed.
Set more than a thousand years after the events of the first game, The Lords of the Fallen takes players on an all-new adventure in a vast and sprawling world, split at its core between the realms of the living and the dead.
In this expansive RPG experience, players must travel back and forth between the two fully interconnected worlds, each offering their own unique paths, side quests, NPCs, enemies, and treasure.
The trailer only hints at a fraction of the grueling journey that lies ahead for fans as they explore the vertical world that more than five times as big is like that of its predecessor. They must master fast-paced combat using a wide array of weaponry and powerful magic while blazing a bloody path through demonic hordes, undead horrors, and massive bosses. The title also features seamless online multiplayer for players who prefer to fight side-by-side.
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 global team of over 75 in-house developers and a network of external partners working together to create a new dark vision for the shared worlds of The Lords of the Fallen.
Developed from the ground up in Unreal Engine 5, the title is designed exclusively for next-gen consoles and PC.
“Overwhelmed by the phenomenal response to our announcement trailer, we couldn’t wait to show the concepts showcased in-game and showcase the subject matter and quality of The Lord of the Fallen,” said Cezar Virtosu, Creative Director at HEXWORKS. “By developing exclusively for new generation platforms, we are able to bring to life the full scope and detail of our dark fantasy vision and look forward to unveiling even more exciting things in 2023.”
The Lords of the Fallen Key Features:
- A massive, interconnected world: More than five times the size of the original game
- A rich RPG experience: A large number of NPCs to meet and their stories to uncover
- Tactical Combat: A fast, fluid and challenging combat system
- Devastating Magic: Enders use spells and character boosts in combat to turn the tide
- Uninterrupted online co-op: Explore a vast and dark world together
- Creating a Custom Legend: Full character customization and progression
The Lords of the Fallen is currently in development for PC, PlayStation 5 and Xbox Series X|S.