Ninja Theory has officially announced Hellblade : Senua’s Sacrifice for Xbox One, and it features three modes on Xbox One X.
The acclaimed action game Hellblade explores Norse mythology with a lead character suffering from psychosis .
This also being Ninja Theory’s brave attempt at being it’s own boss while self-publishing the game, Which allowed the team to go all-in on the unique subject matter in this remarkable Storyline. Hellblade’s Xbox One version was announced over the weekend, following a rating board leak from earlier in the month.
- Enhanced Visuals will add unspecified extra effects and visual quality
- High Framerate will run the game at 60 frames per second;
- High Resolution will aim for 4K resolution with dynamic scaling.
Hellblade will be launching for Xbox One on April 11. Until now the title was a PlayStation 4 console exclusive and also available on PC. The game will also be available to pre-order from March 26. Additionally, “as a thank you to the patient Ninja Theory Xbox fans,” those that pre-order will get a 10% off on the Microsoft Store from now and until the end of its launch week. It’s priced modestly, too, at $30/£25.
( Here’s 20 minutes of gameplay on ps4 pro )
Hellblade originally launched in August 2017. The game puts players in the role of Senua, a Celtic warrior who embarks on a vision quest to come to grips with the death of her family. Hellblade went on to sell half-a-million copies in three months, making it a commercial success as well, and it now leads the 2018 BAFTA game award nominations with nine nods including Best Game.
Presenting a troubled young woman’s tempestuous journey of self-discovery and redemption through her eyes, developer Ninja Theory’s ‘indie-AAA’ experiment takes a lot of risks when telling its harrowing, introspective story about the often lonely struggles of suffering from past trauma,”