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Black Myth: WuKong

Platform(s): PC, PlayStation 5, Xbox Series X
Genre: Action/Adventure
Developer: Game Science
Release Date: Aug. 20, 2024

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'Black Myth: Wukong' Shows Off Variety Of Gameplay - Screens & Trailer

by Rainier on June 17, 2024 @ 5:29 p.m. PDT

Black Myth: Wukong is an action role playing game based around the well-known Monkey King mythology and the 16th Century Journey To The West novel.

Black Myth: Wukong combines rich storytelling with stunning visuals and a unique take on the action RPG formula.

Players will explore a fascinating realm filled with the wonders and discoveries of ancient Chinese mythology, breathtaking landscapes, and a diverse cast of memorable characters based on the acclaimed novel Journey to the West.

In addition to a precise and visually striking melee combat system using a staff, the Destined One can harness spells, transformations, and magic vessels as powerful tools in their arsenal against tenacious foes.

Freely combine different spells, abilities, weapons, and equipment to find the winning strategy that best suits any combat style.

Experience the combat against bosses, be dazzled by visual effects, and discover the intriguing characters of Journey To The West.

Key Features:

  • Explore a Land of Vast Wonders: Enter a fascinating realm filled with the wonders and discoveries of ancient Chinese mythology! As the Destined One, you shall traverse an array of breathtaking and distinctive landscapes from the classic tale, composing an epic of adventure that is seen anew.
  • Confront Mighty Foes, Old and New: One of the major highlights of Journey to the West is its diverse cast of adversaries, each with their unique strengths. As the Destined One, you will encounter powerful foes and worthy rivals throughout your journey. Fearlessly engage them in epic battles where surrender is not an option.
  • Temper Your Mastery of Varied Spells: Spells, transformations, and magic vessels of all manifestations, in which some counteract while others amplify, have long been iconic combat elements of Chinese mythology. As the Destined One, aside from mastering various staff techniques, you can also freely combine different spells, abilities, weapons, and equipment to find a winning strategy that best suits your combat style.
  • Discover Heartfelt Tales Behind Every Facade: Beneath the ferocity and craftiness of your foes lies an engaging tapestry of their origins, personalities, and motivations waiting to be revealed. As the Destined One, you will uncover the stories behind a variety of characters, delving beyond your battles with them to taste the love, hate, greed, and fury they once held and still carry within.

The deluxe edition will be available in North America for $69.99 in digital format on PS5 and PC (Steam / Epic Games Store).

The Black Myth: Wukong physical Deluxe Edition and Collector's Edition are available for pre-order for a MSRP of $169 and $399, respectively for PC.

Black Myth: Wukong is coming to PS5 and PC (Steam) on August 20, 2024 at $59.99, followed by Xbox Series X|S at a later time.

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