A Battle for the Kingdom
It’s time to step into a beautiful pixel art world full of danger and adventure. Of course, gamers better be ready for some classic hack-and-slash action. Today, Crackshell and Modus Games are thrilled to announce the release of their hack-and-slash adventure, Hammerwatch II. Inviting players back to the world of the million-selling original, this sequel reintroduces players to the action that made the first game great. With five distinct character classes, new regions to explore, and more the game is aiming to provide a classic Hammerwatch experience in a whole new way. A press release provides more details on the game. Additionally, a new launch trailer shows off everything waiting for gamers inside the game.
Hammerwatch II introduces players to the Kingdom of Herian. However, a dangerous foe, Blight the Horrible, and his draconic army have overthrown the king and dominated the land. Yet hope still burns. Heroes remain. Players will develop their party from five distinct classes: Paladin, Ranger, Rogue, Wizard, and Warlock. Obviously, players will be able to customize their appearance, craft weaponry, armor, and more. Additionally, players can further customize their hero with skills, abilities, and other attributes. Importantly, players don’t need to face the dangers of the world alone. Players can choose to team up with three other players in multiplayer co-op.
Hammerwatch II’s launch trailer gives players a look at the game. Of course, players can check out the trailer below for a look at the iconic pixel art.
Hammerwatch II is available now on PC via Steam. Of course, the game will be released on consoles at a later time.