Roguelite Platformer Vagante Releases This Week on Consoles
Spanish indie publisher BlitWorks is all set to release their combat-focused roguelite platformer Vagante on consoles this week. The console ports will be released on the Xbox One, Xbox Series X|S, PlayStation 4, PlayStation 5, and Nintendo Switch on 27 January 2022.
The game is the first and only project to date which is being released by the three-people North American studio Nuke Nine, along with composer Sam English. Vagante has been in development for 5 years, where the PC version of the game has received 90% ratings on steam with more than 3,000 reviews.
Check out the trailer below:
Vagante is a very challenging class-based roguelike with emphasis on combat, the art style uses desaturated but warm colors with a bit of a gritty style, influenced by titles like Final Fantasy Tactics, Tactics Ogre and Vagrant Story. In the search for an insurmountable treasure, players can join up to 3 other friends locally or online, and face the dangerous dungeons inhabited by fierce creatures and bosses.
Support for up-to 4 players Local and Online Co-op – Join your friends and jump into the adventure!
Class-based, Choose How You Play – Choose a unique class, skin, and background, then customize your character further as you play with your choice of unique class skills at each level.
Procedurally Generated Dungeons – With procedurally generated levels, no two runs are ever the same, allowing for countless hours of gameplay.
Permadeath and permanent specializations unlock system – As players progress further in the adventure, they will count with a broader range of playstyles, their characters won’t be technically stronger but instead their experience and learnings will make their skills improve over time.
Enchanted Items – Discover magic items that bestow powerful enchantments and game changing abilities.
Discover Secrets – Keep track of unlocked classes, backgrounds, music, and more in the Book of Secrets.
Explore a Rich World – Explore four unique areas each with their own set of dangers such as monsters, unique bosses, and traps.
Tough, but Fair – Play a game designed for players looking for a challenging but rewarding experience.
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