Microids has announced that Asterix & Obelix XXL3: The Crystal Menhir will release on November 21st. In order to celebrate this announcement, the team has released a brand new trailer that you can find below.
As the press release reads, this brand-new story, featuring Gaul’s most famous duo, starts in a small village, in Armorica.
“Everybody is enjoying the quiet life, until the druid Getafix receives a strange letter which will lead Asterix and Obelix on a unique treasure hunt they aren’t ready to forget (and the Romans camps either!). They’ll travel with the mysterious crystal menhir to distant lands, filled with new and unparalleled dangers.”
Asterix & Obelix XXL3: The Crystal Menhir offers comprehensive content which will delight fans of all ages. Battle, Exploration, Puzzle and Collection. Players will complete multiple side quests and demonstrate their curiosity as they collect hidden objects to become a true Gaul.
Moreover, and for the very first time in the Asterix & Obelix XXL saga, a cooperative mode will be available. Gamers will be able to play with family or friends on the same screen. Asterix and Obelix’s actions will be complementary and the two heroes will play together as they make their way through the game, for always more fun.
In Asterix & Obelix XXL3: The Crystal Menhir, you’ll also find all your favorite Gauls, including Getafix, Cacofonix and Vitalstatistix, along with new characters created for the game.
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