The team reached a critical point in development over the last few months, focusing intensely on the gameplay, especially the combat system. Combat has been fine-tuned from all angles, creating what Birch describes as “buttery smooth combat, just like the golden age combat action games from the past.” The game’s protagonist, Aarbron, also received a tune-up. Players will be able to utilize his abilities to the fullest extent and mess-around with some new mysterious artifacts.
Birch also made a point to note that pre-ordering will get you a “fantastic free dynamic theme featuring a brand new original creature designed by acclaimed artist Roger Dean,” artist for the original 1989. The game will be available for pre-order soon.
was first announced at Gamescom in 2013.
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