Following a successful beta, Mortal Shell will be released on August 18 for PC, PS4 and Xbox One. It was previously revealed that the game will be exclusive to the Epic Games Store at launch for PC players, with a Steam release coming at a later date.
To mark the announcement of a release date, Cold Symmetry has also unveiled a new trailer that showcases the game’s moody, gothic world. Punctuated throughout is the intense combat encounters players can expect to find throughout their adventure.
Check out the release date trailer for Mortal Shell below:
Originally, the beta was intended to be closed, however demand encouraged the developers to make it open for everyone. According to a tweet from Cold Symmetry, the beta welcomed 350,000 players and received over 5 million views on streaming platforms.
The official Epic Games Store page description for the game reads: “Mortal Shell is a deep action-RPG that tests your sanity and resilience in a shattered world. Your adversaries spare no mercy, with survival demanding superior awareness and precision. Possess lost warriors, discover hidden sanctums, and face formidable foes.”
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