after the trilogy gothic and before Alex, Piranha Bytes has exited Risen, a role-playing and adventure game. It was in 2009 on PC and Xbox 360, two other opuses saw the light of day thereafter, but the German developer and publisher THQ Nordic have decided to give a second life to this risen.
Risen will therefore be back early next year on PlayStation 4, Xbox One and Nintendo Switch, its release date is already set for January 24, 2023. The title will benefit from a physical version on PS4 and Switch in North America, only at GameStop. On the side of improvements, the developers announce a reworked user interface as well as controls adapted to gamepads. This latest innovation will be added to PC via a free update. Otherwise, the content will remain the same, here is a small presentation of risen :
Faranga Island needs a hero. It’s you !
Immerse yourself in a fantasy world where all actions have consequences. In the world of Risen go in search of fabulous treasures and fight monsters. Learn how to become a mage and how to wield the sword.
- Many quests and creatures to fight.
- Over 60 hours of open-world gameplay.
- Take part in the fate of the island with your actions.
You can discover the first trailer of the port of risen above, as well as images on the second page. You can also find the original game at €8.99 on Gamesplanet.
Writer – Tester