8-bit Metroidvania from Just Shapes & Beats makers announced


With Infernax, Canadian developers Berzerk Studio (Just Shapes & Beats) and publisher The Arcade Crew have announced an 8-bit 2D action adventure that will be available in early 2022 for PC, PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Xbox Series X | S and Nintendo Switch should appear. The retro knight adventure in Metroidvania style can already be added to the wish list on Steam.

Game description of the manufacturer: “The story of Infernax follows Alcedor, a famous knight who discovers that an unholy magic has spread throughout his land while he was indisposed. Armed with a skull-splitting mace and a trusty shield, Alcedor, the grotesque beasts, swears his homeland roam, annihilate in an epic side-scrolling adventure reminiscent of the essence of classic action-adventure games.

Alcedor gathers experience and gold, which is essential for obtaining power-ups, while slaughtering his enemies, constantly improving his stats, and acquiring new skills and weapons that paint the screen red with splatters of blood. Moral decisions that he makes during his adventure have consequences in the further course of the adventure and influence which of the numerous endings of the game can be experienced. The open world of Infernax is also packed with secrets waiting to be discovered by the bravest of players – and offers satisfying rewards for those skilled enough to take on the brutal challenge. ”

The following features are mentioned:

  • Multiple endings based on player choices.
  • Challenging castle dungeons and lots of boss fights.
  • Merciless, bloodthirsty monsters who want you to be dead.
  • With the level-up system you can design your experience according to your wishes.
  • Buy new items and unlock skills that will help you lift the curse.
  • A dangerous and unique open world with many secret areas to discover.
  • Lace up your combat boots, because now it’s going to be bloody.

Last current video: Announcement trailer

Screenshot – Infernax (PC, PS4, Switch, One, XboxSeriesX)

Screenshot - Infernax (PC, PS4, Switch, One, XboxSeriesX)

Screenshot – Infernax (PC, PS4, Switch, One, XboxSeriesX)

Screenshot - Infernax (PC, PS4, Switch, One, XboxSeriesX)

Screenshot – Infernax (PC, PS4, Switch, One, XboxSeriesX)

Screenshot - Infernax (PC, PS4, Switch, One, XboxSeriesX)

Screenshot – Infernax (PC, PS4, Switch, One, XboxSeriesX)

Screenshot - Infernax (PC, PS4, Switch, One, XboxSeriesX)

Screenshot – Infernax (PC, PS4, Switch, One, XboxSeriesX)

Screenshot - Infernax (PC, PS4, Switch, One, XboxSeriesX)

Screenshot – Infernax (PC, PS4, Switch, One, XboxSeriesX)

Screenshot - Infernax (PC, PS4, Switch, One, XboxSeriesX)

Screenshot – Infernax (PC, PS4, Switch, One, XboxSeriesX)

Screenshot - Infernax (PC, PS4, Switch, One, XboxSeriesX)

Screenshot – Infernax (PC, PS4, Switch, One, XboxSeriesX)

Screenshot - Infernax (PC, PS4, Switch, One, XboxSeriesX)

Screenshot – Infernax (PC, PS4, Switch, One, XboxSeriesX)