When Japanese studio FromSoftware announced Armored Core VI: Fires of Rubicon at the Game Awards 2022, some fans were concerned that the new installment would move away from the basics of the series and towards Souls action, following the success of Dark Souls and Elden Ring would move. Judging by the journalists’ first impressions of the game, this did not happen.
Fans of the series will particularly like Armored Core VI: the game is still divided into missions, the levels are huge and open to explore, success largely depends on how you build your mech, the combat system has become more responsive and dynamic, and The user interface is more informative than ever.
The video below contains four minutes of Armored Core VI: Fires of Rubicon gameplay from the demo shown to journalists at Summer Game Fest. The excerpt includes exploring the airborne factory, fighting common enemies and the boss, and demonstrating the system for customizing your robot.
journalists stayed under Impression from the depiction of Armored Core VI: Fires of Rubicon and predict Project a great success – if not financially, then at least with the players. But die-hard fans of Souls action games are on their side with the new Armored Core unlikely to lure.
Armored Core VI: Fires of Rubicon will go on sale August 25 for PC (steam), PS4, PS5, Xbox One, Xbox Series