Dark Devotion kicked off with 150% of its targeted €20k goal on Kickstarter (get it? kicked off from Kickstarter?). It's a rouguelike RPG romp through a dilapidated temple with careful pacing of encounters that feel like each carries a grievous weight. Inspired by H.P. Lovecraft the game takes an ominous tone and if there is any question about what that all means, we have the gameplay overview to explain it all below.
Haunting Action RPG Dark Devotion Calls on Faithful to Prove Their Mettle April 25 on PC
Brutally Ruthless Pilgrimage Offers Rewarding, Exhilarating Challenge
PARIS - APRIL 17, 2019 - Publisher The Arcade Crew today announces with developer Hibernian Workshop that Dark Devotion, the engrossing adventure through a grim, mysterious temple teeming with dangerous secrets, will welcome brave warriors through its foreboding doors April 25 on PC via Steam, GOG, and Humble Bundle for $19.99. The challenging sidescrolling action game will also reach consoles at a later date.
Though a treacherous journey awaits those searching for divine recognition, The Arcade Crew has prepared an introduction to Dark Devotion’s brooding world to help players prepare for their destined battles and revelations. Enduring the temple’s trials will require flawless reflexes, keen intuition and a steeled determination, as the threats explored in this video are only a sampling of the horrors lying ahead: https://youtu.be/setoctN-jas
Dark Devotion’s sprawling, dilapidated temple takes adventurers through a twisted environment rife with mystery where they’ll encounter scores of dangerous foes slinking within the shadows. Combat is deliberately paced and weighty, making mistakes feel impactful and every looting of scarce supplies a relief in this tormenting labyrinth partially inspired by the works of H.P. Lovecraft. In Dark Devotion, faith is more than just a guiding light; it’s a precious resource demanded by an unappeasable God who is happy to watch you struggle against its most loyal Templars.
For the latest word on Dark Devotion, be sure to visit the official site (https://www.darkdevotion.fr/). To start off on the right foot with your unquestionable ruler, add the game to your evening prayers and Steam wishlist (https://store.steampowered.com/app/718590/Dark_Devotion/).