RPG action Risen from the creators of Gothic is indeed

RPG action Risen from the creators of Gothic is indeed releasing to PS4, Xbox One and Switch, and soon

After the ratings and September teaser, THQ Nordic Approved Expanding the list of target platforms for the fantasy role-playing game Risen by the German studio Piranha Bytes (Gothic, ELEX series).

    Image source: THQ Nordic

Image source: THQ Nordic

As has been announced, Risen will be available on January 24, 2023 for PlayStation 4, Xbox One and Nintendo Switch. In North America (exclusive to GameStop) there will also be a retail edition only for PS4 and Switch.

As features of the new console editions, THQ Nordic names full gamepad support (will be added to the PC version in a future patch), a redesigned interface and smooth frame rates.

Risen takes place in a fantasy world on the island of Faranga, whose fate players must determine. The game promises over 60 hours of gameplay, a seamless world, tons of side quests and creatures, and over 20 spells.

Risen debuted on PC and Xbox 360 in October 2009. The announcement of the remaster was accompanied by a 40-second trailer (attached above) and several gameplay screenshots (gallery below).

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