Dark Envoy to be Published by Asmodee Digital for 2022 Launch

Set for a 2022 release on PS4, Xbox One, and PC

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Publisher Asmodee Digital has announced today that it will be publishing the Guns N’ Sorcery RPG, Dark Envoy. Developed by Event Horizon, the game is scheduled for a 2022 release on PC and consoles. Dark Envoy will be playable in single-player mode or in online co-op for up to 2 players.

Dark Envoy is a Guns N’ Sorcery RPG adventure with tactical real-time combat and online co-op. The game merges a rich, non-linear story and tactical, party-based combat with dynamic gameplay flow and high-quality visuals and effects. It blends modern concepts with classic genre tropes, creating a distinct and unique RPG gaming experience.

To commemorate the occasion, Asmodee Digital released a new gameplay trailer announcing the partnership.

“We are delighted to partner today with the gifted Event Horizon team to publish Dark Envoy, an innovative tactical RPG,” said Nicolas Godement, Head of Operations at Asmodee Digital. 

As we are expanding our editorial scope towards new genres and new audiences, Dark Envoy fits perfectly with our desire to offer players increasingly varied and immersive gaming experiences. We look forward to allowing players to discover the unique world of Dark Envoy and are excited to support Event Horizon throughout this journey.”

“For Dark Envoy, we were looking for a publisher that shares our utmost respect for the gaming community and is willing to experiment with gameplay mechanics and look for ways to refresh the RPG genre,” explained Krzysztof Monkiewicz, CEO of Event Horizon. “Asmodee Digital is focused on delivering high-quality entertainment, and that fits perfectly with our mission to make our games a unique experience for all players.

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About Dark Envoy

Malakai and Kaela are two children of war refugees. They are living the day-to-day life of adventurers as they seek ancient relics and forgotten places. Soon they too will have to learn how to survive in the chaos of war, as blood and tragedy will mark the beginning of their true journey.


  • Companions
    • Recruit characters such as a Moon-Elf assassin, quirky engineer, ex-Imperial soldier, renowned Elven mercenary, and more.
  • Non-Linear RPG Narrative
    • Your choices are everything as they can reshape the conflict that has gripped the world of Jaan. Which faction will you align with? Will your legacy be one of peace and honor or stained by bloodshed and destruction?
  • Main/Side-Quests and Shape-Shifting Dungeons
    • Explore the world in your Skyship, hunting for ancient treasures through over 15 different biomes with various gameplay mechanics. A large pool of quests and events is waiting for you to discover them.
    • In addition to the main and side-quests, there were optional shape-shifting dungeons for players to explore. These are challenging areas where the layouts and enemy patrol routes shift each time you enter. These dungeons yield powerful rewards and players will have to think on their feet if they want to attain what these unique spaces offer.
  • Tactical, Party-Based Combat
    • Real-time combat (with slow or pause) that rewards tactical thinking. Strategically maneuver your party, utilizing destructible cover and taking on enemies with a deep pool of visually stunning abilities.
  • Authentic, Flexible RPG Systems
    • Utilize a wide variation of skills among 4 base classes and 16 specializations. Discover rare, hidden classes which can only be found in remote locations and through special quests.
    • Experiment and adapt to your playstyle: mix together sill trees, boost individual abilities, and select classes, and specializations that complement each other.
    • Take advantage of an expansive crafting system featuring research and enchantment.

Dark Envoy is scheduled for release in 2022 on PS4, Xbox One, and PC (Steam and GOG).

Source: Press Release

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