Elex launches October 17
posted on 06.01.17 at 07:14 AM EDT by (@salromano)
A sci-fi, open-world action RPG.


Elex, the science-fantasy, open-world action RPG from Piranha Bytes, will launch for PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and PC on October 17, publisher THQ Nordic announced.

A collector’s edition of the game will include a 10-inch figurine of an Alb Mage, a two-inch amulent in the form of a combat drone, a cloth map of the game world, the original soundtrack on CD, an art book, the game’s manual, and a copy of the game itself.

Here’s an overview of the game, via THQ Nordic:


Elex is a handcrafted action role-playing experience from the award-winning creators of the Gothic series, set in a brand new post-apocalyptic Science Fantasy universe that puts players into a huge seamless game world full of original characters, mutated creatures, deep moral choices and powerful action.

In Elex, you join the war over a powerful resource that gives people great magic-like powers, but turns them into indifferent cold creatures. You decide if emotions and humaneness or cold synthetic logic will rule the world of Magalan.


  • Completely seamless Open World experience without borders and loading zones for the ultimate exploration experience
  • Vertical Exploration: Use the jetpack to reach any place in the game world.
  • Simulated game world where everything reacts to the players actions and provides for an authentic atmosphere.
  • Highly interconnected quest system that support true player choices.
  • Tactical and challenging combat system for close and ranged combat.
  • Universe set in a post apocalyptic science fantasy universe that combines the most interesting aspects of all genres.

Watch a new CGI trailer below.

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