Styx: Shards of Darkness is Cyanide Studio's upcoming Stealth Adventure game arriving March 2017 and the developer alongside publisher Focus Home Interactive have released the second gameplay trailer. The new trailer showcases gameplay from the sequel and touts some of Styx's stealth abilities and killing tactics
Originally expected for the end of this year, Styx: Shards of Darkness will finally arrive in Q1 2017 across all platforms. Patrick Pligersdorffer, the CEO at Cyanide Studio, stated "With this new episode of Styx we updated our engine from Unreal 3 to Unreal 4. This update has brought so much to the Styx series, from graphical enhancements to new gameplay mechanics..."
You've never seen the PC community band together quite as fast as when a developer or publisher announces plans to omit DRM from their title - and Styx: Shards of Darkness is the target of love for today.
The self-proclaimed master of stealth returns in the final Styx: Shards of Darkness launch trailer with more comedic quips than kills.
What's worse than a Goblin with a knife? Two goblins with two knives! Styx brings a friend in the newest Styx: Shards of Darkness co-op trailer.
You ever wondered what the bottom of a Goblin's shoe looks like? Well... BAM! There it is.
It may have originally been due to launch last year, but we're just glad to see it arrive at all. The original Styx: Master of Shadows may have garnered average review - but average is average! It's enough for a second round. So that's what we're getting with Styx: Shards of Darkness.
With Hitman and Dishonored behind us and no 2016 Assassins Creed release, we're having to look elsewhere to satisfy that urge of silently ending the life of a well-rendered enemy. It may stretch into early 2017, but Styx is returning for another outing, and there's a few new screenshots to prove it.
The images released by Cyanide Studios reveal some of the dangers players can expect to come across in Styx: Shards of Darkness.
Focus Home Interactive has sent us some new screenshots of Cyanide Studios’ sequel to Styx: Master of Shadows, showing off the huge environments of Styx: Shards of Darkness, which is coming to PC, Xbox One and PS4 sometime in the summer.