Kalypso Media released today the first teaser video for The Dark Eye – Demonicon, their upcoming action-RPG for current-gen consoles and Windows PC. In addition, the company unveiled some new information about it, as well as its new release date. In the new teaser video, unspeakable horrors terrorise the populace while great armies align for battle. Kalypso will release The Dark Eye – Demonicon in early 2013.
Demonicon is a thrilling action-RPG set in the extraordinarily popular universe of “The Dark Eye”, a richly crafted fantasy world beloved by fantasy gamers throughout the world.
Demonicon tells the tragic story of a brother and sister who become pawns of sinister forces in a world of cruelty and depravity. In this bleak yet magical world, their affection is both a blessing and a curse.
Both are constantly threatened by mortal danger and demonic temptation, and must find a way through their tortured lives by facing serious moral decisions. Their common destiny will determine that of the entire continent, and will be decided by the choices they make. Hordes of fiends block their way to freedom and peace, and only through battle and magic they will truly become free of the darkness.
Here are the key features of The Dark Eye – Demonicon:
•A third-person action-RPG featuring brutal melee attack combos and dazzling magic spells
•Powerful storytelling with an elaborate narrative rich with twists as well as believable conflicts and ethical decision-making opportunities
•Action-packed battles, where pin-point timing and clever tactics play important roles
•Unique magic system: a dark talent grants the player devastating mystical powers
•Important events in “Demonicon” will be part of “The Dark Eye” universe’s history
•State-of-the-art 3D visuals using the powerful “Vision” engine
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