Last updated on March 29th, 2019
On their their official Twitter account Larian Studios announces a new turn-based RPG set in the Divinity universe, Divinity: Fallen Heroes is set to release this year.
Divinity: Fallen Heroes Announced by Larian Studios
The developer Larian Studios behind greatly popular strategy RPG Divinity Original Sin and Divinity Original Sin 2, have unveiled a new title featuring characters from the series. Teaming up with Danish studio Logic Artists, they have used the D:OS2 engine to create a new title. Logic Artists are known for their tactical turn-based Expeditions series which includes Expeditions: Viking and Expeditions: Conquistador.
Divinity: Fallen Heroes will bring new tactical turn-based combat and missions where the outcome will effect your narrative options. You can also play co-op or in single player. The title also sets to bring new weapons and skills to master.
You can check out the first glimpse of the game in the trailer below:
Divinity: Fallen Heroes is a new tactical game oozing with RPG elements, developed as a co-production between @larianstudios and @logicartists. Faced with a new evil, we’re calling on YOU to command The Lady Vengeance and continue the story of Divinity: Original Sin 2. pic.twitter.com/POOvvACeXe
— Larian Studios (@larianstudios) March 27, 2019
The story will take place as you take on the role of commanders in the Divine Order, in charge of arresting the half-demon Malady who has stolen the Order’s doomsday weapons. You will be facing the biggest challenge yet, as you battle for global domination against the Lord of Chaos himself. But you will not be alone in your quest as you will have the former Godwoken and a not exactly reliable half-demon to assist you in saving the world. Together with your band of Divinity characters you will go on an adventure returning aboard the vessel of The Lady Vengence.
You features that have been shared on the official Divinity Fallen Heroes website include:
- Recruit troops, research new gear, and level up heroes aboard The Lady Vengeance.
- Gunpower comes to Divinity. Lock’n’load with an arsenal of guns and rifles, but don’t forget to use swords and sorcery when necessary.
- Interactive elements bring a new twist to the tactics genre. Toy with Oil, Fire, Ice, Water and Poison elements, joined also by the new Sulfurium element.
- Play in either single player or coop, with tactical combat featuring simultaneous turns!
You can check out some of screenshots from the trailer below:
Larian Studios will be heading to PAX East 2019, so if you’re attending you have a chance to try out Divinity: Fallen Heroes. There is currently no release date for the title but it is expected to release sometime this year.
If you can’t wait for more Divinity universe news be sure to check out next Divinity Original Sin 2 Releases Free Content In-Game Gift Bag as well as our latest build guide for Occult Flamewielder. If you’re venturing into the game whether you’re a beginner or veteran, check out our Divinity Original Sin 2 wiki.