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  Prove Your Faith in Brutal and Exhilarating Dark Devotion - Available Now on PC
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[This unedited press release is made available courtesy of Gamasutra and its partnership with notable game PR-related resource GamesPress.]

Thursday, April 25, 2019 — Hibernian Workshop’s brooding 2D side-scrolling action RPG, Dark Devotion, is available now on PC via Steam, GOG, and Humble Bundle for £17.49 from publisher The Arcade Crew.

Featuring dynamic and heavy combat, Dark Devotion tests the faith of its most devout players and grants them several paths to atonement via a variety of game mechanics. Intricate systems of blessings, curses and illnesses combine with hundreds of weapons, spells and items are yours for exploring - all set against a rich and complex tapestry telling a dark and unforgettable tale.

Launch trailer:

Dark Devotion’s sprawling, dilapidated temple takes adventurers through a twisted environment rife with mystery where they’ll encounter scores of dangerous foes slinking within the shadows. Combat is deliberately paced and weighty, making mistakes feel impactful and every looting of scarce supplies a relief in a tormenting labyrinth partially inspired by the works of Edgar Allan Poe In Dark Devotion, faith is more than just a guiding light; it’s a precious resource demanded by an unappeasable God who is happy to watch you struggle against its most loyal Templars.

Dark Devotion features:

  • More than 250 weapons, spells, armor and items

  • More than 180 blessings, curses and runes

  • 18 unique bosses

  • Tons of replayability and various paths possible

For the latest word on Dark Devotion, be sure to visit the official site (

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About Hibernian Workshop Hibernian Workshop is an indie game studio based in France. For more information please hit up or follow us on Twitter @HibernianWS.

About the Arcade Crew The Arcade Crew is based in Paris as a separate division of Dotemu. The boutique publisher is dedicated to producing and publishing awesome original games with a retro feel from small creative teams. The Crew is thrilled to discover and support new talents and create a real community around classic inspired titles. Get in touch with us at and follow us on Twitter @thearcadecrew.