Shadow of the Beast launches May 17

Pre-orders include PlayStation 4 dynamic theme.

Shadow of the Beast

Shadow of the Beast will launch for PlayStation 4 on May 17, Sony Computer Entertainment and developer Heavy Spectrum announced.

Over the past few month, Heavy Spectrum has been tweaking the game. It is now targeting 60 frames per second, and combat has been fine-tuned “from top to bottom.” The game’s protagonist Aarbron has received upgrades, as well, and is now equipped with some mystic artefacts that add “much more depth” to gameplay.

Shadow of the Beast will be available for pre-order soon via the PlayStation Store. Pre-orders include a PlayStation 4 dynamic theme.

View a new screenshot and stills of the dynamic theme at the gallery.

Update 3:00 p.m.: Watch a new behind-the-scenes video below.

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