Hyper Light Drifter for PS4, Xbox One launches July 26

Action RPG due out later this month.

Hyper Light Drifter

Hyper Light Drifter will launch for PlayStation 4 and Xbox One on July 26, developer Heart Machine confirmed to Gematsu.

Here is an overview of the action RPG, via Heart Machine:

Echoes of a dark and violent past resonate throughout a savage land, steeped in treasure and blood. Hyper Light Drifter is an action adventure RPG in the vein of the best 16­bit classics, with modernized mechanics and designs on a much grander scale.

Drifters of this world are the collectors of forgotten knowledge, lost technologies and broken histories. Our Drifter is haunted by an insatiable illness, traveling further into the lands of Buried Time, hoping to discover a way to quiet the vicious disease.

  • From each character to subtle background elements, everything is lovingly hand-animated.
  • Easy to pick up, difficult to master enemies are vicious and numerous, hazards will easily crush your frail body, and friendly faces remain rare.
  • Upgrade weapons, learn new skills, discover equipment and traverse a dark, detailed world with branching paths and secrets abound.

Hyper Light Drifter has been available on PC (Steam page) since March 31.

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