The story of Monkey King: Hero is Again takes place after the titular Monkey King has a dramatic battle in heaven that results in him to ultimately be imprisoned by Buddha. This sounds superb, and the complete sport left me with one query after reviewing it: why aren’t we really taking part in that? Nicely, now we will. The primary DLC enlargement to Monkey King: Hero is Again is titled Uproar in Heaven, and it enables you to play via these opening moments. Better of all, it’s obtainable at the moment, both for $9.99 by itself or as a part of the $29.99 season move.
Set 500 years earlier than the occasions of the particular sport, you’ll be doing battle with varied gods in Heaven. As an alternative of utilizing the mechanics that the remainder of Monkey King used, you’ll be flying via the air and battling with the complete power of the Monkey King and his tools. The trailer exhibits off a trio of boss fights, and every of them seems to make use of some distinctive mechanics to interact gamers. The outline of the DLC guarantees “flashy motion and thrilling choreography ripped straight out of a kung fu movie!”
A second DLC enlargement titled Thoughts Palace that’s set to return out someday in December. Extra data on that one is about to return out nearer to its launch. For now, we will get pleasure from messing up heaven a bit.
Monkey King: Hero is Again is a brawler based mostly on an animated Chinese language film of the identical title. The sport is notable for being one of many first AAA console video games developed in China, and the primary to make its technique to the west. We reviewed the sport and located it to be a captivating throwback title to a bygone period, however that additionally means it comes with all of the faults and issues with that period as effectively.