Three years after the launch of Shadow Fight 3 Nekki and Banzai video games have launched the subsequent sport in the series, Shadow Fight Arena. Unlike its predecessor, this new entry, which is offered now for iOS and Android, will ship real-time PvP, one thing that the 500 million followers of the series have been requesting for a very long time.
That means it gives a brand new perspective on the sport’s traditional RPG mannequin, although Banzai say the controls and core gameplay of the series have remained unchanged to protect the DNA that is seen the franchise grow to be so profitable.
Instead of crafting weapons and assigning perks to one character, there’ll now be a number of totally different heroes to select from. This will guarantee the gameplay stays balanced and aggressive. On launch, there are 15 totally different characters to select from and extra can be added over time.
Each of those heroes can nonetheless be upgraded to keep that RPG really feel from the earlier video games in the series. They’ll every have their very own combating fashion, set of perks, and shadow talents. There is a expertise system that may change the really feel of every battle considerably relying on the chosen combos.
Players also can count on a better-looking expertise than ever earlier than too. All of the heroes, their weapons and visible results have been recreated from scratch and places have equally been rebuilt. As with the earlier video games, Shadow Fight Arena’s combating animations have been created utilizing Cascadeur, Nekki’s personal physics-based animation software program to create distinctive wanting battles every time.
Shadow Fight Arena is free to play with in-app purchases and is offered now over on the App Store and Google Play. Plans are additionally in place for a PC and console (together with PS5, PS4, Xbox Series X and Xbox One) launch. Further particulars for this are anticipated to be introduced subsequent yr!