Thymesia is a newly introduced motion recreation by OverBorder Studio and Team17 that places gamers within the function of a plague physician who can flip ailments into bodily weapons. That intriguing premise is actually one technique to flip some heads, and the sport’s debut trailer transforms that curiosity into consideration by highlighting its action-packed fight.
Gamers management Corvus, a plague physician who can’t solely conflict blades with the perfect of them, however who can even seize ailments from from contaminated enemies and use them offensively. An instance is proven within the debut trailer the place Corvus transforms sicknesses into Inexperienced Lantern-esque constructs of weapons like scythes, spears, and swords. Corvus’ stats may be personalized in a technique to create totally different builds for gamers to mildew the butt-kicking plague physician of their desire.
As you see within the trailer, Thymesia is an motion recreation by and thru. Fight is fast-paced with an emphasis on tearing the mutated, tough-as-nails enemies to shreds with fast strikes whereas dashing and parrying to defend your self. The fast tempo appears interesting (as somebody who enjoys trendy motion recreation), and I’m curious to be taught extra about how the opposite methods ailments operate in fight.
Thymesia takes place in a plague-ridden darkish fantasy world, Nonetheless, we don’t know story specifics but apart from you’re attempting to regain Corvus’ reminiscences. What we do know is that the sport will function totally different endings to encourage a number of playthroughs. Exploration appears harking back to Darkish Souls, with a gloomy environment and medieval trappings.
In case you suppose Thymesia appears up your alley, you’ll need to maintain an eye fixed out for a launch date; proper now, the data there’s that it’s coming someday this 12 months. It’ll be out there to buy on PC, with no phrase on a console launch as of but. What do you consider Thymesia’s inventive method to the motion style? Tell us within the feedback!