narrative RPG Repentance will launch for Xbox Series, Xbox One, and PC via Steam and the Microsoft Store on November 15, publisher Xbox Game Studios and developer Obsidian Entertainment announced.
Get the latest details below, via Xbox Wire.
Explore history in modern times through the style of illuminated manuscripts and early modern woodcuts. Repentance is a narrative adventure game set in 16th century Upper Bavaria at the time of the Holy Roman Empire. You will take on the role of Andreas Maler, a highly intelligent journeyman artist who finds himself embroiled in a series of murders and scandals spanning 25 years in the fictional town of Tassing and Kiersau Abbey.
It will be up to you to decide Andreas’ choices, from his educational background and lifestyle to how he investigates the murders happening around him. From sneaking into the abbey library late at night to look at secret documents, to playing a round of a tavern’s favorite card game to get information from those who are playing, it’s up to you to choose how to use the precious time you have. have. to investigate suspects. Every decision and accusation Andreas makes has consequences that will affect the tight-knit alpine community for generations to come.
Players joining us at Gamescom this week will be able to see for the first time Repentance where you can play on the exhibition floor. Starting after the events of the first murder in the game, Gamescom attendees will have to choose which of three clues they should follow to start working on their list of suspects. What they do with their time and how they use it is up to them, but what will unravel from their choices and how it will lead to justice will unfold with the full release on November 15.
If you missed it, check out the announcement trailer here.