Launch date, Trailers, gameplay and extra

One of the vital intriguing tasks on Xbox’s slate in the meanwhile is Avowed, a fantasy RPG from the masters at Obsidian, and after a very long time with out a lot to go on, we now know much more concerning the sport.

It was proven off with a glitzy trailer at Xbox’s Video games Showcase in June 2023, so we have loads of essential particulars so that you can sink your tooth into.


Avowed launch date

Avowed was a little bit of a thriller for the longest time, however Xbox lastly took the wraps off correctly in mid-2023, confirming that the sport is aiming for a 2024 launch date.

We do not have something extra exact than that at this level, however given the way it’s been burned by delays within the final couple of years we would be stunned if Xbox permits it to slide.

Avowed platforms

Avowed is a sport coming straight out of a studio owned by Xbox, so it is no shock to study that it will not be coming to PlayStation consoles when it releases.

Reasonably, it is a console unique for the Xbox Collection X and Collection S, and also will arrive on PC.

Better of all, it’s going to be a day-one addition to Recreation Move on each Xbox and PC, so in the event you’re a member of both service you can play it at no further price.

Avowed trailers

Avowed hasn’t had too many trailers to this point, however probably the most pertinent one arrived in the course of the Xbox Video games Showcase in June 2023, and options loads of glimpses of gameplay in addition to some story particulars.

Earlier than that, we would solely had the announcement trailer which you could view under, which is totally CGI regardless of the looks of gameplay in its later levels.

Avowed story

Avowed is an all-new story from Obsidian, set in its already-established world of Eora, on an island referred to as the Dwelling Lands. This island is stuffed with numerous environments and sights, however is seemingly being corrupted by some form of evil blight.

That is a fairly textbook setup for some fantasy tropes, however with the wit and sparkle that Obsidian usually brings to bear, you may anticipate it to be an creative and thrilling world.

In any case, The Outer Worlds was an enormous success not least due to its very good writing, and we’re hopeful that we’ll get extra of the identical from Avowed, simply in one other style.

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An Xbox Wire submit after the Video games Showcase in June 2023 has some fascinating particulars to surrender concerning the world that you’re going to discover, and particulars one of many first companions we have seen from the sport – blue-skinned Kai.

Avowed gameplay

Avowed is a first-person RPG, with what seems to be like enjoyable responsive fight to go along with its dialogue and fixed selections – we have seen loads of swordplay and magic casting in glimpses to this point.

The truth is, we have additionally seen weapons, suggesting that the muskets and different weaponry in Obsidian’s Pillars of Eternity video games could possibly be current right here too.

The Dwelling Lands can be open to discover, however from what Obsidian has stated to this point we should not anticipate a ridiculously large sport – it’s going to apparently be nearer to The Outer Worlds’ scale, quite than one thing large like Skyrim.

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We’re glad to listen to that, frankly, given the variety of monumental video games there are to play proper now, however we’ll in all probability discover out extra about Avowed’s scale earlier than it releases.