Check out a first look at the game in action below:Narrated by Troy Baker, the story places you in the role of part-demon, part-human, The Unknown, and sees you fighting your way through various versions of Hell on the way to destroy The Red Judge. Directed by David Goldfarb (Payday 2, Battlefield: Bad Company 2), the game will give you a suite of hellish weaponry, each of which has an ultimate ability.
You can also check out our interview with The Outsiders’ David Goldfarb, and an extended look at gameplay, below:Alongside a straight story mode, the game will also feature a challenge mode, letting you attempt to violently conquer leaderboards for individual songs, and challenge your friends to beat you.
The Outsiders – a Sweden-based indie studio made up of many AAA veterans – recently announced that it had halted development on its intended debut game, Darkborn. It added that it would have a new game to show soon – Metal: Hellsinger is that game.
Metal: Hellsinger – First Screenshots
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