Whereas Tango Gameworks’ Hello-Fi Rush was the large shock of tonight’s Xbox developer showcase, there was different information, too. For instance: Redfall, the open world co-op vampire shooter from Arkane, now has a launch date. You’ll discover out precisely how very like Far Cry it’s on Might 2nd.
Earlier than revealing the discharge date, Redfall’s Arkane supplied a fairly thorough breakdown of the sport:
The important thing factors are: it is an open world sport with story missions and facet quests to be undertaken, and people missions will be approached in numerous methods. It does not seem like it is fairly as versatile as Arkane’s personal Dishonored, however you may stealth your approach by some missions utilizing devices and distractions to assist take down enemies slightly than charging in sizzling.
I like parts of the world design. There are ‘psychic areas’ you may enter for particular missions, and there are additionally simply unusual and attention-grabbing locations to go to round Redfall island. It appears to be like like a enjoyable place to discover. I am additionally enthusiastic in regards to the look of a few of the powers. As somebody who nearly solely performs co-op video games, in some way, I now have a fantastic appreciation for a way newly unlocking an influence to, for instance, launch buddies into the air, could make one co-op session thrilling and distinct from one other.
The video is clearly designed to persuade those who Redfall is, essentially, an Arkane sport, and one that may enchantment to followers of their earlier work even when it is also a really completely different, open world multiplayer factor. We cannot know if it is all only a advertising line till we play it, however I am excited to search out out when it releases on Might 2nd.