Following its positive reception from press and players,the centuries-old goblin assassin Styx returns in a new stealth game,Styx: Shards of Darkness, with a bigger budget, bigger ideas, and a new engine: Unreal Engine 4. Master of Shadows was a valiant exploration into the world of the green goblin thief, but Shards of Darkness will delve deeper into a complex narrative and fully realized world.
Following the fall of Akenash tower, an extraordinary matter has forced Styx out of hiding to infi ltrate Korrangar, the city of the Dark Elves. Supposedly impregnable,a diplomatic summit offers Styxa chance at slipping in unnoticed, as he learns that the event is nothing but a mere facade…
Embark upon a stealthy adventure with new enemies,new environments, and a plethora of new mechanics aimed at refi ning the abilities and movement of Styx; grappling around corners, climbing ropes, and using his trusty knife asa zip-wire.
Shards of Darkness aims to offer unparalleled freedom of movement, along with refi ned stealth and assassination mechanics, expanding and improving on the strengths of Styx: Master of Shadows.
- A brand new adventure inthe universe of a centuries-old goblin assassin, taking you tothe city of the Dark Elves
- New engine: beautiful graphics created in Unreal Engine 4
- New enemies, new environments, new abilities and improved stealth mechanics for Styx
- Unique co-op mode – join a friend’s game to sneak and stab through missions together