Dispatch your enemies with an elegant stroke of your sword, traverse gigantic chasms over impressive waterfalls, run along walls to avoid traps or solve puzzles through your control over the elements; This is a normal day at work for Rusty, the video game’s new hero who debuts in A Knight’s Quest, an epic adventure coming to PC, PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and Nintendo Switch this fall.
Daring, dashing, and a little goofy, Rusty is a good-natured but clumsy adventurer who accidentally sets off a series of events that threatens to destroy his world. In order to fix your mess you will need to solve mind-boggling puzzles, fight challenging enemies and defeat gigantic bosses as well as overcome platforms of all kinds on your journey through a fantastic open world in this beautiful classic game.
Our hero begins his adventure with only his trusty sword and shield, but will soon unlock his “Spirit Powers” - spectacular abilities with the power to transform not only Rusty, but the world around him. With the push of a button, you can control the powers of fire, ice and time to devastating effect in combat or solving environmental challenges.
The game takes place in the kingdom of Regalia but Rusty’s adventure will take him to the desert town of Zameris, beyond the frozen Peaky Peaks and even into the Cursed Swamp among many other places. Along the way you’ll meet a memorable cast of colorful characters that make the game world feel alive.
Of course, not everyone is friendly. From General Windpipe to The Watcher, and many others, danger is always around the corner. Above the poor foot soldiers, thugs and henchmen there will be, at certain moments in the game, great and spectacular fights against gigantic bosses.
Despite its 30 hours of playtime, A Knight’s Quest never feels stuffed. Many modern adventure games introduce all sorts of additional systems (some of which feel over the top when the player is looking for something more relaxed, but A Knight’s Quest is a pure and simple action adventure. The combat is fast and fluid, the platforms are They feel like a dream thanks to Rusty’s repertoire of acrobatic movements. Playing hero has never felt so good.
A Knight’s Quest has been developed by Sky 9 Games, a new Toronto-based studio, with the support of the Runcorn d3-based studio, who have already worked on remasters of Shenmue and other titles.
Fun, fresh and genuinely cute, it’s a modern take on classic adventures that gamers will be able to discover when it hits PC, PlayStation 4, Xbox One and Nintendo Switch this fall at € 24.99.