During the PC Gaming Show today at E3 2019, show sponsor Perfect World featured their Dark Souls inspired third-person shooter from Gunfire Games, Remnant: From the Ashes. Sharing a new story trailer that depicts the evils that have taken over.
Remnant: From the Ashes Dark Souls Inspired Shooter Gets New Trailer at PC Gaming Show
From the makers of Darksiders 3, Gunfire Games latest title is set in an apocalyptic world filled with ferocious monsters who are far from friendly, its down to you to get rid of these creatures. You can also team up with a friend in co-op with up to four players total, and battle with them side by side in this fast paced shooter. The latest trailer outlines how the world fell into peril, complete with tree root tentacles and a variety of foes, each more menacing than the last.
Enemies look highly creative, with a range of 100 different types that will take different strategies to overcome and over 20 epic bosses. Current E3 goers are testing out the demo and it looks to be rather challenging as so far no has been able to beat the boss!
What sets this title apart is its rogue-like features, each playthrough is different due to its “dynamic generation system” which was mentioned by Gunfire Games CEO David Adams at today’s press conference. Due to its randomised nature, there will be a ton of replay value.
We generate the map, the enemies, the quests, the NPCs, bosses, everything.
The official features which were shared in their press release include:
- Intense Combat – The many foes of Remnant: From the Ashes each possess their own set of
attacks and tactics. Playstyle is defined by combining powerful firearms, melee weapons and
mods that imbue survivors with the tools to rise against any challenge.
- Flexible Gear-based Progression – Every journey beyond the stronghold on Earth is an
opportunity to slay powerful bosses and gather valuable resources that will upgrade
characters, allowing players to venture confidently into even more dangerous environments.
- Mysterious Story – The Root invasion of Earth had enormous consequences for our world
and others. After years of decimating humanity, its remnants begin to strike back. A tower
looming above players’ strongholds may hold the answer, but they must travel through the
World Stone to unknown worlds for the answers.
- Endless Challenges Await – Randomized worlds, rewards and enemy combinations offer an
endless combination of challenges with each playthrough. Utilizing knowledge gained through
each death is the surest way to achieve victory.
- Epic Bosses & Enemies – Each of Remnant: From the Ashes’ four distinct worlds is filled
with dozens of deadly denizens totaling over 100 unique enemy types. Surviving the hordes
leads players to one of the game’s 20+ world bosses, each requiring their own tactics in order
to defeat them and obtain one of their unique rewards.
- Host-based Co-op – Players can teleport beyond the World Stone solo for a greater
challenge, or alongside up to two other survivors to even the odds and increase chances of
While Remanant: From the Ashes is releasing on August 20th, if you want to get your hands on it early you can gain VIP access on August 16th by pre-ordering.
Check out the full trailer below:
Those who pre-order will be able to pick up some bonuses which include VIP Preview Weekend Access before it’s official launch, exclusive character armors featuring the Doomsayer Ex-Cultist Armor, Gladiator Scrapper Amor and Nightstalker Armor. You will also receive a survivor pack which will include everything you need to get a running start in taking down those monsters, including weapon crafting materials, medical supplies, and a temporary XP boost.
Remnant: From the Ashes comes to Playstation 4, Xbox One and PC on August 20th for $39.99, with VIP early access available to those who pre-order.