Castlevania: Lords of Shadow will arrive on PC this August. The Lords of Shadow “Ultimate Edition” will include the original game, alongside two additional chapters.
This PC version of the 2010 release will be available through Steam on August 27th, and will also be released in boxed retail version shortly thereafter. So what’s new about this three year old third person action platformer?
Lords of Shadow PC version features:
New Features: The Ultimate Edition offers the original full game plus add-on content: Reverie and Resurrection. It also boasts enhanced 1080p HD graphics, runs at a solid 60 frames per second via recommended spec, and offers trophy integration through Steam with Cloud saving.
New Storyline: Players can immerse themselves in the brand-new Lords of Shadow storyline, meeting classic characters and experiencing tangential side stories.
New Weapons and Skills: Overcome obstacles using the Combat Cross multi-function weapon and hone platforming skills within this sprawling adventure. Swing across chasms, climb sheer walls, rappel down cliffs, grip and pull away obstacles.
New Titan Battles: Conquer behemoth enemies of terrifying size, where special attacks and cunning speed are required for advancement.
New Exploration: Explore gothic ruins, dark castles, barren forests and frozen wastelands. Discover a whole world to investigate with many routes and hidden secret places that contain items to aid Gabriel on his quest.
Castlevania: Lords of Shadow was released back in 2010 for Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3 by MercurySteam and Kojima Productions. While the game saw some critical success, reviews were mixed for the franchise revamp.