Bandai Namco has released the third official trailer and a new set of screenshots for Code Vein, its upcoming action RPG from its staff behind the God Eater series.
The trailer highlights the game’s opening song “Underworld” from the Japanese rock duo Vamps, as well as the opening animation from the Japanese animation studio Ufotable.
Here is an overview of the game, via Bandai Namco:
In the not too distant future, a mysterious disaster has caused the collapse of the world as we know it. Towering skyscrapers, once symbols of prosperity, are now lifeless graves of humanity’s past pierced by the Thorns of Judgment. At the center of the destruction lies a hidden society of Revenants called Vein. This final stronghold is where the remaining few fight to survive, blessed with Gifts of power in exchange for their memories and a thirst for blood.
- A Unique World – Enter a post-apocalyptic universe with a dark anime Japanese aesthetic.
- Become a Revenant – Create your own character, acquire new melee weapons and upgrade your skills to customize your avatar.
- Gain Power – Gather vestiges of ancient vampires, absorb their blood code, acquire their original skills, and send yourself on a vampiric rampage.
- Destroy Your Opponents – Battle against the strongest enemies in relentless fights where only your skill can save you.
Code Vein is due out worldwide for PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and PC in 2018.
Watch the trailer below. View the screenshots at the gallery.