Risen 2: Dark Waters Summary
Gothic series creatorhave teamed with as they work on a new open world RPG called ELEX. It's a post-apocalyptic universe with a science fantasy setting, and it will be in attendance at Gamescom. The developer enjoys "ample creative freedom" with the new IP, which they describe as a "handcrafted" RPG with "deep moral choices and powerful action." It's in development for PC and consoles.
Piranha Bytes has now revealed what's what with Risen 3: Titan Lords, and that it's coming to PC and consoles this August. In Risen 3 the Gods have abandoned the world which is plunged into Titan Wars. We play a young warrior who's had his soul taken and so now we seek the help of the Mages, or do we? Piranha Bytes want us to decide who our friends are in Risen 3.
The Risen RPG series continues as German studio Piranha Bytes is working on Risen 3: Titan Lords which carries on from 2012's Risen 2: Dark Waters. No platforms or release schedule has yet been released. It was German magazine PC Games that made the reveal. Some images have been posted for the new Risen ahead of the announcement. We're in for a visual leap.
Michael Ruve from Piranha Bytes confirms to RPG fans that his studio is working on a new role-playing game, and so far we know little except it's got better NPC navigation. Cloth animation and physically based lighting is also in the new RPG formula from the developer that brought us the Gothic series, and more recently Risen.