We’re lower than three weeks away from launching Sekiro: Shadows Die Twice, and we couldn’t be extra excited!
In case you’re a fan of FromSoftware’s wildly artistic, usually disturbing, and at all times nuanced enemy design, you’re most likely going to seek out quite a bit to love on this recreation. Particularly in Sekiro: Shadows Die Twice, they’ve been capable of leverage the sport’s new mechanics to create some actually cinematic moments with larger-than-life enemies such because the Nice Serpent.
The gaming world was given a short style of this encounter in our Gamescom and E3 demos, however the sequence within the precise recreation is extra concerned. I wouldn’t dare spoil precisely the way it goes down, however when speaking about the way it makes one really feel, the phrases “tense” and “horrifying” definitely come to thoughts.
Whereas fight is the main focus of this recreation, the Nice Serpent encounter serves for example of FromSoftware taking Sekiro: Shadows Die Twice’s options in a model new path for the studio – excessive stakes stealth whereas utilizing a wide range of traversal mechanics corresponding to wall clinging and the grappling hook, an enormous, terrifying enemy, and among the most visceral animations on the market. Placing all this stuff collectively allowed them to create a extremely memorable expertise that’s no doubt, uniquely “Sekiro”.
We will’t await gamers to get their arms on Sekiro: Shadows Die Twice on March 22nd and meet the Nice Serpent for themselves.
Sekiro: Shadows Die Twice is offered for now for pre-order on the Microsoft Retailer for Xbox One. Pre-order clients will obtain the Sekiro Prosthetic Arm Avatar Merchandise and Sekiro Grappling Hook Avatar Merchandise inside 10 days of the sport’s launch.