AWARD WINNING ACTION RPG SANDBOX GAME PORTAL KNIGHTS TO LEAVE STEAM EARLY ACCESS AND MAKE ITS DEBUT ON CONSOLE
505 Games and Keen Games today announced that PORTAL KNIGHTS, the 3D action RPG sandbox game, is coming to PS4 and XBOX One on 28th April 2017. It will also leave Early Access on PC/STEAM at the same time. Since debuting at #1 on Steam in Early Access, the Portal Knights development team have been closely working with the community of players to take their gameplay feedback and truly enhance this immersive RPG, crafting and combat experience. The plethora of enhancements have included larger worlds, improved RPG and combat elements, expanded class trees, random events, water, pets, NPC’s, quests, new resources, and trading. The game has also recently won Best Online Game at the 2016 German Developer awards.
The PORTAL KNIGHTS adventure begins as players create their character from a multitude of customization opportunities that can be continually enhanced with costumes and equipment throughout the game. Once a character is created, players are immersed into the world of fun and fantasy with dozens of randomly generated environments, each one uniquely populated with enemies to vanquish, treasures to discover and resources to mine. Across this dangerous ruinous world, the action-packed journey features an interconnected web of ancient portals inviting players to craft, battle and build their own adventure on a quest to become the ultimate PORTAL KNIGHT!
- Travel between randomly generated 3D sandbox worlds – Traverse unique environments, meet unique NPC characters, discover creatures and resources for crafting. Explore caves, lakes and dungeons filled with surprises.
- Tactical action combat – Strike foes and dodge their attacks in fast-paced third-person and first-person battles. Outwit each enemy’s unique AI and choose from an assortment of weapons and spells to defeat them!
- Unique RPG classes to choose from and master – Play as a Warrior, Mage or Ranger and customize appearance, abilities and gear. Unlock powerful talents as you level up and select your attributes!
- Epic boss battles – Face off against the Portal Guardians, the most formidable beasts in the realm, in their twisted arenas.
- Random Events – Adventure in ever changing landscapes. Complete new quests and earn exclusive items in random events across the worlds.
- Gather unique resources from across the worlds to craft an arsenal and supplies – Upgrade crafting stations and expand the recipe list to +100 items, complete with specific crafting trees based on players’ character class.
- Construct a stronghold from dozens of materials and furnishings – Display the hard-earned treasure from players’ journeys. Plant a farm and reap harvest as crops grow in real time.
- Join friends in 4-person cooperative multiplayer or 2 player split screen – Team up with friends to build structures, explore dungeons, defeat monsters, complete quests, trade items and journey on different islands.
PORTAL KNIGHTS is rated PEGI 7 (Provisional) and will available be for PS4 and Xbox One via retail stores and digital download on 28th April 2017. Portal Knights will also re-launch on STEAM as a full “1.0” game at the same time. Players who want to pre-order PORTAL KNIGHTS will receive bonus content at certain retailers exclusive to each platform. For more information or to pre-order, please visit www.portalknights.com.