Asobo Studio’s A Plague Story: Requiem gives a lot of methods to slay your foes, whether or not it’s by way of close-combat or long-range by way of crossbow. Alchemy is one other answer, as Amicia mixes totally different objects that may trigger devastating results. Test some of them out in the trailer beneath.
Ignifer is used to gentle embers and flammable surfaces, like tall grass. Tar unfold flammable surfaces – throw it on an enemy holding a torch, and watch it flare up and ignite him. It additionally will increase the radius of bonfires to ward rats away, supplying you with a bigger secure space to stroll round. Odoris assaults rats in the surrounding space. Shoot it on a floor, they usually’ll rush in the direction of it, supplying you with time to sneak previous in the darkish.
Exstinguis, as the identify implies, extinguishes fires, which is sweet for having rats swarm on torch-wielding enemies. It additionally confuses/blinds enemies, permitting one to flee if detected. Pairing these collectively in distinctive methods – like blinding foes and assassinating them – will assist in the battles forward, particularly in opposition to foes who can adapt to Amicia’s ways.
A Plague Story: Requiem launches on October 18th for Xbox Collection X/S, PS5, PC and Nintendo Swap by way of the cloud. It’s additionally out day one on Sport Move.