Showing posts with label Runic Games. Show all posts
Showing posts with label Runic Games. Show all posts

Wednesday, June 12, 2019

Torchlight 2 Coming to Consoles

Throwback dungeon crawler title Torchlight II of Runic Games returns for PS4, Switch and Xbox consoles on fall 2019.

For long, action role-playing dungeon crawler game Torchlight II from developer/publisher Runic Games was only limited to Linux, Mac and PC platform but now it has been announced to arrive on Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4 and Xbox One.

It has nearly been a decade that original Torchlight game was released where players used to fight hordes of monsters in a fictional town. That same great intensity will now be experienced across all major platforms for all fans to enjoy.

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Torchlight 2 Coming to Consoles

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Have a look back at the magic of Torchlight universe in a brand-new version exclusively developed for consoles.

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Following their successful Switch handled port of Doom and Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus,
Texas-based developer studio Panic Button is currently working on its console ports that are expected to release on September 3, 2019.

There are four different playable character classes to pick one from with their own skill trees to customize them even further. A unique pet system will be introducing new pets that both newcomers and seasoned players would appreciate.

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Award-Winning RPG Returns

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They also worked on an intuitive control scheme for increased target accuracy and better combat moves. For only $19.99, players on PS4, Switch and Xbox would be able to grab a copy of this award-winning action RPG title at launch.

Everything that fans loved about hack and slash ARPG genre is packed in Torchlight II and would be more console friendly. So, head over to those mystery dungeons to hunt monsters and grab loots to relieve the glory of this franchise on fall 2019.

Monday, July 31, 2017

Hob Release Date Announced

Developer studio Runic Games has been known for their impressive feats like action RPG titles like Torchlight and Torchlight II. But their last game was released back in 2012 and it's been five years now that they are not in the market. However, there is good news. PlayStation Blog recently revealed that Runic's latest action-adventure game Hob will release later in 2017, after reportedly releasing the first Announcement Trailer two years back in August 2015.

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Hob Release Date Announced

The trailer officially discloses that the game is all set to release on September 26, 2017 on PC and PlayStation 4 platform. More detailed looks at this wondrous world is offered in the clip below.

This project has been under works for two-long years now and that raises a lot of expectations from eager gamers, who loved two of Torchlight's previous installments and can't wait to jump on the new one. If you have taken a good look at the announcement trailer released before and trailer above, you would have clearly noticed that Hob is based on a very different setting than its predecessors. Hob is more like an adventure quest in a world full of puzzles that need solving to get ahead in the game.

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World of Hob

Aside from taking a long period of time to create Hob, Runic Games has created a world that at the first glance will remind you of The Legend of Zelda because of its colorful design of the surroundings, which is a very remarkable blend of nature and mechanical structures, that will either challenge Hob in his journey or help him progress with ease. The surrounding atmosphere around our protagonist is filled with sentient life forms and mysterious puzzles all the way, will surely be a joyride.

If all of these makes you excited for Hob and you want to get your early reserve, then you will be getting a 10% discount on the price of $19.99 on your pre-order. Subscribers of PlayStation Plus gets a 20% off on their pre-order. Hob will also be available on Steam and GOG from now on. You can get even more if you own a PlayStation. Then you will be given access to the "World Shift" theme for your device designed by Truant Pixel.