FromSoftware is working on its next game after Elden Ring, a new installment of the shooting game with locks (giant robots) that started in 1997, Armored Core. At least, that is what is extracted from a poll for consumers that has spread in ResetEra (va Eurogamer) the user “Red Liquorice”, who share details and synopsis of the game, but not the supposed eight screenshots and the two videos that he has received because, he assures, they carry a watermark that can identify him.
“I just finished doing a consumer survey on a new game of Armored Core with description, screenshots and two videos of about 30 seconds with gameplay; the first one fight a final boss and the second gameplay in the world, a snowy area “, writes the user in the aforementioned forum.
The respondent states that the battle against boss I know it looks a lot like the fights of the saga Dark Souls, while the long-range shooting zones reminded him of Virtua On, the saga of locks of SEGA.
It also describes another scene in which the player, about a mecha white, was advancing through a snowy area towards a huge metal or stone door, which due to its great architecture also reminded the Souls. He adds that there were two other players in the distance, which might indicate cooperative way.
“Red Liquorice” confesses not having played before any Armored Core, and explains that in the survey they asked for possible names for the title, To choose between AC: 6, AC: VI, the title with a subtitle, Armored Core to dry and other names that do not even include the name of the saga.
One of the key points of the title according to the official description shared by the user is that it is about “a science fiction world created by Hidetaka Miyazaki”, Director of Elden Ring. The game is defined as “an action title mecha third-person shooter that lets you move around an overwhelming scale map representing a unique science fiction world with action mecha dynamic. You will face strong enemies now fierce battles both short and long range using firearms and swords. “
The supposed official description specifies that there will be a three-dimensional “massive” map packed with “handcrafted situations” for players to navigate “with unique mobility” thanks to locks. Combat will be both at long range and with sword and shield. In addition, a high customization in combat style changing body parts and weapons of the robot.
The series has been on standby since 2013
The last of the saga was Armored Core: Verdict Day for Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3, published in 2013 by Bandai Namco. Neither the publisher nor the developer have confirmed the existence of this new game in the series. FromSoftware and Bandai Namco launch on February 25, 2022 Elden Ring, one of the most anticipated games of 2022, for PC, PS5, PS4, Xbox Series and Xbox One.