Publisher Modus Games has showcased today a brand new explosive gameplay video for its upcoming action role-playing game, Soulstice. the new combat-focused video demonstrates how sisters Briar and Lute work in unison, using an array of destructive weapons and otherworldly powers to overcome their enemies and save the city of Ilden.
The game is also now available to pre-order from select retailers ahead of its fall release later this year. The Deluxe Edition includes an extensive digital artbook, a riveting digital soundtrack, and the Ashen Blade item Pack, which is filled with powerful consumables and currency to equip Briar and Lute with valuable resources for the dangerous journey they face.
Soulstice invites players to uncover the dark truth of the Chimera, a hybrid warrior born of two souls. Voiced by Stefanie Joosten (Metal Gear Solid V), Briar and Lute are sisters who have been reborn as Chimera, and they are the only ones who can oppose the Wraiths, vile and ravenous beings that have come pouring into this world from the other side of the Viel. Only by mastering the abilities of both characters will players be able to unlock their full potential as Chimera and put an end to the invasion before it’s too late.
The striking, fantasy-inspired world of Soulstice will transport players to places filled with danger and beauty. Thanks to diverse, combo-based combat and Lute will have a near-endless array of stylish and creative ways to dispatch their enemies as they explore a city in ruin. However, as the duo fight to reach the Tear in the Sky above Ilden, their challenges will become greater and their surroundings more hostile and twisted.
Fight in synergy – Manage both characters simultaneously. Briar masters melee attacks and combos, while Lute controls the battlefield with her otherworldly abilities. Combines their strengths to unlock powerful transformations and fulfill their true potential as a Chimera.
Customize weapons and abilities – Weapons are unlocked and upgraded throughout the game and can be switched even in the middle of a combo to deal greater damage to opponents.
Explore the city of Ilden – Discover puzzles and secrets in diverse locations within a troubled city in ruins. A Tear in the Sky has opened above Ilden; as Briar and Lute get closer to it, their surroundings become more menacing and twisted.
Experience a grim world – Plunge into a dark story of sisterly love heightened by stylish and sleek art inspired by classic Japanese fantasy.
Combat Different Enemy Classes – Wraiths, Corrupted, and Possessed have transpassed into the world from beyond the Veil. Use Lute’s auras to weaken or expose them and adapt to a flow of battle that never feels the same.
Uncover the Truth of Your Origin – Throughout the game, Briar and Lute will discover the truth about themselves and their power but must work together to stay to their unbreakable bond.
Soulstice is set to release this fall on PS5, Xbox Series X|S, and PC (via Steam).