Top RPG News of the Week: Code Vein, KCD, Immortal Unchained and More!

Sunday, bloody Sunday! I thought it was supposed to be a day of rest? Or is that only for gods? Oh well – let’s get on with it, shall we? Here’s the Top RPG News of the Week – Snack Size version. It’s been another good week for RPGs, with Code Vein,Ā  Kingdom Come DeliveranceĀ and Immortal UnchainedĀ in the news. Did you keep up with it all? If not, you’re screwed! No…wait…I mean, we’ve got you covered! Here’s a bite-sized version of the Top RPG news of the week. Taste all the latest news across the Fextralife Wiki Network. Gnaw atĀ  the video above andĀ keep on chomping for the text!

Ni No Kuni II

  • Bandai Namco have released trailers for two areas from Ni No Kuni II: Goldpaw & Hydropolis.
  • In the Goldpaw Tour Video you can see a vibrant city that looks to be inspired by ancient China.
  • In the Hydropolis Tour Video you get to see a city that is built upon water with a giant eye watching over head.
  • Ni No Kuni II releases on March 23rd for PS4 and Microsoft Windows, with various editions of the game available for purchase.

Biomutant

  • A new gameplay trailer has been released for BiomutantĀ this past week and it focuses on melee and gun combat. In the video you can see the furry protagonist swinging, jumping and fighting in some cute, but intense gameplay.
  • Also revealed this week was a video showing the extremely in depth character creation. You can change all sorts of colors, hair styles and more. Be sure to check it out if you haven’t yet!
  • Biomutant does not yet have a release date, but is expected later this year and we will keep you updated when we find out.

Darkest Dungeon

  • Red Hook Studios confirmed on its website that its dark RPG is coming to Xbox One on February 28th as Darkest Dungeon: Crimson Edition.
  • It’ll be initially discounted to $24.99 for 60 days and will include the Crimson Court DLC for free for that time, with the Shieldbreaker DLC costing 3.99$ USD.
  • Pre-orders and Pre-loads for the Crimson Edition are now live on the Xbox Store.

Darkest Dungeon: Crimson Edition

Legendary Gary is available now on Steam

  • Legendary Gary isĀ an RPG about playing an RPG by What Remains of Edith Finch programmer, Evan Rogers.
  • By day, you help Gary deal with real-life problems, but by night, you’re task is to adventure in the Legend of the Spear RPG.
  • This humorous game is roughly 4-6 hours long and is now available on Steam.

Legendary Gary

Fallout 4

Fallout 4 VR Candle

  • In a step to take the VR experience one step further, Bethesda has released an official Fallout 4 VR candle. Yes you heard that right!
  • It’s called Fallout: Eau De Vault VR candleĀ andĀ the candle is described as having that ā€œrustic nuclear fallout scentā€. Ooh la la!
  • The candles supposedly lasts 25 hours, which should be long enough for a hardcoreĀ Fallout 4 VRĀ session.
  • You can purchase Eau De Vault VR Candle for just over $21 fromĀ Merchoid.

Code Vein

  • A lot more story details were revealed by Bandai Namco Entertainment for their anime-souls action RPGĀ Code VeinĀ this past week.
  • ā€œOperation Queenslayerā€ is the name of the battle to defeat the rampaging Q.U.E.E.N., where many Revenants participated as soldiers, and you as the protagonist were one of those soldiers.
  • Just what exactly Q.U.E.E.N is remains a mystery, but her minions, the Lost, now control the world (or what’s left of it).

Half-Life / Final Fantasy XV

Half-Life Final Fantasy

  • Square Enix announced this week that players who buy Final Fantasy XV: Windows Edition through Steam, by the end of April, will get the Half-Life Pack DLC for the game.
  • You can pick it up via the Steam Workshop, and there are three different parts to it: the HEV suit, Gordon Freeman’s glasses, and finally his crowbar. Talk about a blast from the past…

Immortal Unchained

  • Toadman Interactive released the first gameplay trailer for their upcoming Souls-Like shooter ARPG Immortal Unchained this past week. In it you can see the similarities to a Bloodborne-esque like gameplay, only with the added addition of futuristic looking rifles and weapons.
  • Toadman also announced that they will be holding a Closed Alpha for the game on March 8th, running through the 12th. If that interests you, you can sign-up on the game’s official website or you can post in the thread on the Fextralife Forums and we’ll try to get you one. Sebastian Thorwaldsson, the game’s PR Manager, has graciously committed some codes to us to give out to our community. We should be getting these a few days before the Alpha.

Kingdom Come Deliverance

  • Finally, in our last bit of news, Warhorse Studios continues to defy all expectations selling now over 1 million copies of their realistic/unique RPG Kingdom Come Deliverance.
  • Not only has the game sold well above what many had anticipated, but it has now broken Steams record for most concurrent players of a single-player game, dethroning the Witcher 3 just a few days ago.
  • Stay tuned for more Kingdom Come Deliverance coverage, as we have a Weapons Guide coming out next week, showcasing the nitty gritty details between the Weapon Types and just exactly how to min/max them.

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