There are already tons of multiplayer action games for you to choose from. Multiplayer games have been seeing an increase since the pandemic started in 2020. When people were at home and almost everything was closed or closed, gaming was the only way to spend time with their friends. And, it continues to do so. That being said, there are many new multiplayer games also showing up and that’s good. Today, we’ll take a look at a new multiplayer action game called Evil Dead: The Game.
Now, you might have heard of Evil Dead from somewhere. Yes, it’s a TV show that is still popular and watched by fans. And, with a game being available from the Evil Dead franchise is something to be excited about. The game will be featuring characters from the original TV series and that is something cool for fans of the Evil Dead franchise. With that being said, let’s take a look at Evil Dead The Game release date, trailer, gameplay, system requirements, and other details.
Evil Dead: The Game Release Date
This new multiplayer action game was announced back in 2020 during the Game Awards that was held on the 10th of December. We also got to see the game reveal trailer and a release date of 2021. However, with all the things ongoing in the world, the release date has now been shifted over to May 13, 2022.
Evil Dead: The Game Developer and Publisher
The game is being developed and published by Saber Interactive. This is the same team that is behind popular games like Snowrunner, Halo: The Master Chief Collection, Mudrunner, and MX Nitro: Unleashed.
Evil Dead: The Game Trailer and Gameplay
It is a game that is inspired by the original TV series and shows like Evil Dead, Evil Dead 2, Army of Darkness, and Ash: Evil Dead. So yes, you will get to see characters from movies and TV shows make their presence felt in the game. We got a sneak peek at the gameplay from the trailer released during E3 in 2021. So, what do you do in the game? Well, you will play as a survivor as Ash or any other character in the game. You’ll be searching and looting all kinds of resources you need to survive. The game is fun as you can choose to play either as a survivor or as a demon to hunt down and kill Ash and his team.
The gameplay trailer shows us what we can expect to see in the game. It shows off the different areas of the game, various enemies that you will be attacking using different weapons. In short, it will be a bloody affair. While you are out and about defeating your enemies, you will be able to unlock various kinds of relics and find legendary artifacts. You can also make use of spells to send away the damned evil monsters back to where they came from. Throughout the game, you will get to see familiar locations from the movies and TV series of the Evil Dead franchise. There will also be a few vehicles that you can drive around to reach various locations in the game.
Evil Dead: The Game Playable Characters
Like we said earlier, you will be able to play different characters from the Evil Dead franchise. Here they are
- Lord Arthur
- Kelly Maxwell
- Pablo Simon Boliver
Apart from these playable characters, we will also see special appearances by Linda and Shelly.
Evil Dead: The Game – Platform Availability and Game Editions
Evil Dead: The Game will be available to play on PC via Epic Games Store. You can also play it on the PlayStation 4, PlayStation 5, Xbox One, Xbox Series X|S, and also on the Nintendo Switch. The game is currently available for preorder on all platforms. Apart from the base game, you will also have the option of purchasing the deluxe edition of Evil Dead: The Game. Preordering the game will get you additional content such as Ash Williams S-Mart Employee Outfit and the Ash Williams Gallant Knight Outfit.
Evil Dead: The Game System Requirements
Since the game is available for preorder, it is also important to know about the system requirements for the game. Here is a rough idea of what the system requirements will be for Evil Dead: The Game. Do note that the final official list of Evil Dead The Game system requirements is yet to be released by the developers.
- OS: Windows 10 or newer
- CPU: Intel Core i7-7700 or AMD Ryzen 2600X
- RAM: 8 GB
- GPU: Nvidia GTX 1070 Ti or AMD RX 5600 XT
And this is everything we know so far about Evil Dead: The Game. So, what do you think about the game? Personally, I see it as a fun game to play with your friends, moreover, if you and your friends are fans of the Evil Dead universe. I hope to see more content and maybe even new modes being added to the game. It would be a shame to see such a wonderful game go down without any type of care being given to extend the life of such a game. What are your thoughts about the game? Let us know about it in the comments below.