One of the most anticipated games of 2017, Absolver is an upcoming action-RPG that is highly focused on martial arts fighting. The game features technical fighting, showcasing parrying and feint attacks. The game also enables players to make their own custom attack combinations to fight against the enemy. At E3 2016, its gameplay demo was showcased, and it soon became one of the most talked about games.
Developed by Sloclap, Absolver puts players in the mysterious ruins of Adal Empire where they have to learn new combat skills and acquire new weapons, tools, gear and armor. The game features a new range of fighting styles players can choose from, as each one of them has its own special ability such as parry attacks and heavy strikes.
Regarding the story, the developer has revealed that the playable character will be wearing a mask. The mask frees up the character from thirst, hunger and even death. Created by the rulers of the empire, the mask is given to the player to prove that he deserves to be part of the elite corps.
Players can mix their attack combos with punches and kicks. They can even stick to the new stance to keep the opponent guessing their next moves. The game features 1v1 and 3v3 PvP battles where you can deep dive into proper martial arts by exchanging and countering attacks.
Absolver features both single-player and multiplayer options. The characters are customizable, so you can choose from male or female protagonists, and a wide variety of outfits are also available. When the players progress in the game, they?ll unlock new moves, and the story expands accordingly.
Absolver will offer a varied martial arts experience. The gameplay is challenging and may seem difficult to master. The game will be released sometime in 2017. The developer has not revealed any specific details about the game?s launch.