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SAN DIEGO – July 27, 2021 | Developer TripleCh3rry and Publisher Proponent Games released today a massive new prologue for its upcoming metroidvania action-adventure game Betrayer: Curse of the Spine on Steam! PC gamers can now download the free prologue and embark upon the cursed realm of Karaka. Through exploration, crafting, and strategic combat, players will maneuver throughout the land to uncover the truth behind its dark history and strike down its gods. Betrayer: Curse of the Spine is set to launch on Steam for PC this later this Summer.
Betrayer: Curse of the Spine is a metroidvania action-adventure game where players take the role of a lone warrior as they rage throughout the vast world of Karaka in vengeance of the gods that have imprisoned them. Featuring intricate storytelling, a robust crafting system, weapon customization and multiple endings to experience, this highly atmospheric game is filled with drama, mystery and dread.
Check out all the mayhem in the Betrayer: Curse of the Spine trailer here: https://youtu.be/5fbDoeEmI3s
Rise of the Betrayer will feature:
An Engaging Narrative
Death is meaningless in the Spine of the Cursed. Everything that dies comes back to existence, eventually. Players must navigate this ancient realm of danger in search of answers and powers that will enable them to uncover the dark truth behind this veiled land and the dark truths behind your own past. As The Betrayer, they embark on a story rich action adventure game that combines quick platforming action with an engaging world, crafting, characters, combat, and abilities.
Crafting at the Core
Part of overcoming the challenges in this world is learning to use all the tools you have at your disposal. One of the most valuable pieces of your toolkit is your ability to craft. Make potions to restore your health or to increase your strength. Make weapons to brutalize your enemies and armor to protect your tender bits.
Deadly Platforming and Skilled Combat
Not only will your wits be put to the test but your reflexes will as well. It's not all just stabby-stab. Run and jump your way to victory - and likely die trying, many times, before you succeed.
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About Proponent Games
Proponent Games is a video game publishing company focused on supporting independent game developers and showcases their dedication to gaming by building a community around their games and giving them the opportunity to grow in new and exciting creative directions. Committed to the ethos of passion, community, and opportunity, Proponent Games looks for game developers who carry the same passion for gaming and provides support by nurturing that passion with the resources needed to take that drive to create and design and transforming it into a finished creative product. Proponent Games is headquartered in San Diego. For more information, please visit: https://proponentgames.com
(on behalf of Proponent Games)