Capy’s roguelike dungeon spider Below is coming to PlayStation 4 at some point this spring, the designer revealed Thursday. With that version will likewise come a new mode called Explore that uses a less penalizing experience for players who discovered Below’s trouble merely excessive to deal with.
Below was initially launched on Xbox One and Windows PC in December 2018, after a prolonged advancement duration. The unforgiving and dark dungeon spider sends out a small warrior to a procedurally created island brimming with danger– and fast deaths.
The game’s new mode– which is likewise coming to the PC and Xbox One variations– is “enhanced to motivate expedition,” Capy stated in a press release. Changes to survival, damage, and death mechanics have actually been “tuned to be available for players who look for more of an action-adventure design of play,” according to the studio.
” It was clear that numerous players were captivated by the game’s haunting underworld and abundant environment, however its trouble made the game unattainable to some,” Kris Piotrowski of Capy stated in a declaration. “We hope to see new players to enter Below, and for skilled players to review The Island and enjoy the game in a whole new method.”
The initial, more tough version of Below will still be playable, now called a mode called Make it through.
In our review of Below, we called Capy’s game “stunning, often frustrating and subversive,” thanks to its arcane systems and penalizing trouble.