Mortal Shell: The Virtuous Cycle Expansion Release Date Announced

Mortal Shell: The Virtuous Cycle Expansion Release Date Announced

Mortal Shell: The Virtuous Cycle, the expansion for sleeper hit Mortal Shell has confirmed it’s release date as August 18th with a new trailer.

The Virtuous Cycle expansion will add a roguelike mode that will shuffle the world to make sure no two playthroughs are the same, as well as adding new abilities, a new shell and a new weapon into the mix.

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  • Randomisation of enemy encounters
  • Hadern shell and new skill tree
  • Axetana – a new weapon, capable of shifting between an axe and a pair of katanas
  • More than 100 new abilities, adding tons of play style options and enhancing replayability
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This looks like an astute move from Cold Symmetry, capitalising on the continuing popularity of roguelike games and giving players a chance to experience Mortal Shell in different ways, whilst adding additional content.

Looks like it’s time to revisit the game, as I admit I did get stuck on the last boss and never went back. Better brush the cobwebs off of my Hallowed sword and journey once again into Fallgrim.

Mortal Shell: The Virtuous Cycle will be available 18th August for Xbox Series X|S, Xbox One, PS5, PS4, Steam, Epic Games Store, and, costing £6.99.

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