Right this moment’s Xbox Developer Direct ended with a walkthrough of gameplay from Arkane’s Redfall. Along with detailing how gamers will liberate the city of Redfall from its vampiric captors, the crew additionally shared a launch date: Could 2.
The majority of the presentation confirmed off how gamers, both alone or working with as much as three different associates, will cleanse Redfall of vampires neighborhood by neighborhood. Along with gathering intel concerning the island and finishing aspect quests, corresponding to rescuing human hostages, you’ll seize safehouses. These develop into further human HQs, and gaining extra brings you nearer to battling the realm’s ruling vampire underboss. These elite enemies boast distinctive assaults and require your full may, alongside together with your crew’s efforts, to kill for good.
We additionally received a have a look at vampire nests. A large coronary heart fuels these otherworldly dens, and infiltrating one means slicing the guts from the physique. Swarms of vampires will attempt to cease you, after all, however succeeding causes the collapse of a nest, which means you’ll must get out quick. Moreover, Arkane confirmed off the Shroud enemy sort, a vampire that may blanket areas in pitch darkness, hearth projectiles, in addition to part via flooring to evade hazard. We additionally noticed slightly extra of the heroes’ specialised talents and upgrades, corresponding to granting Layla’s umbrella with a perk that permits it to soak up and hearth incoming bullets.
Redfall will probably be accessible on Xbox Collection X/S and PC and will probably be accessible on Recreation Cross at launch.