About This Game
From the makers of Heavenly Sword, Enslaved: Odyssey to the West, and DmC: Devil May Cry, comes a warrior’s brutal journey into myth and madness.
Set in the Viking age, a broken Celtic warrior embarks on a haunting vision quest into Viking Hell to fight for the soul of her dead lover.
Created in collaboration with neuroscientists and people who experience psychosis, Hellblade: Senua’s Sacrifice will pull you deep into Senua’s mind.
Hellblade: Senua’s Sacrifice is divided in two types of gameplay: the first allows Senua to walk freely and interact with her surroundings. Those parts focus on either story via voiceover, as Senua travels from one location to another, or the resolution of a puzzle or challenge of some kind to progress further.
She can use a capacity known as “focus”, in reference to her tendency to see things differently from other people due to her condition, to trigger puzzle-related events. If she uses her focus on totems hidden throughout the game, it triggers a memory via voice-over of her friend Druth telling her of the stories of the Norsemen; activating all forty-four of them triggers a bonus cutscene shortly before the game’s climax, that extends on Druth’s backstory. Several areas feature their own exclusive mechanics or trials, such as reaching a safe zone in time before Senua dies, or using the focus ability to modify the structure of her surroundings.
In addition, Hellblade features fights against malformed representations of Northmen who block her progression, including occasional bosses. During those fights, Senua has her sword drawn out, and is turned towards one of her enemies, on which the camera is automatically focused; she can use two kind of attacks, quick or heavy, kick an enemy to prevent it from blocking her attacks, parry, or dodge.
|Genre||Action – Adventure – Fantasy|
|Languages||English, العربية, Português do Brasil, 中文, Dansk, Deutsch,
español Suomi,français, italiano, 日本語, 한국어, nederlands,
norsk, polski, português, русский, svenska, Türkçe.
|Company||Ninja Theory / Ninja Theory|
|Released||August 8, 2017|
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Recommended system requirements
|System||Windows 7, 8, 10||System||–|
|Processor||Intel i5 3570K / AMD FX-8350||Processor||–|
|Memory||8 GB RAM||Memory||–|
|Graphics||GTX 770 with 2GB VRAM / Radeon R9 280X 3GB||Graphics||–|
|Storage||30 GB available space||Storage||–|
|Other||Minimum spec screen resolution: 1280×720||Other||–|