TRAILER | PC Monday, January 20, 2014 | 10:06 PM

Light on Path of Shadows

Light on Path of Shadows

You've certainly already heard about it but we didn't talk about Path of Shadows here. What started as a student project could lead into a pretty good new franchise for stealth fans. The devs from Lince Works cite Tenchu, Mark of the Ninja and Dishonored as inspirations, enough to get you interested at least. In this third-person stealth title, you play a reborn warrior who has to save a mysterious deity. The Shadow Control power allows you to create your own darkness areas or teleport between shadows, therefore you can bring death at every corner or move like a ghost. If it's not done yet, download the original protoype build while the studio is porting the game engine to Unity3D and will launch a Kickstarter campaign soon.

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Commented on 2014-01-21 05:51:57
Cartoony Tenchu.
Commented on 2014-01-21 07:45:06
Played the build of it last year, despite the jank, saw a lot of promise. I just wish it had Tenchu style death from above takedowns from rooftops. Moving from shadow to shadow and creating shadow zones was a lot of fun, especially when you got spotted.
Commented on 2014-01-21 09:02:59
These lights on his back are not very stealthy. :-)
Commented on 2014-01-23 22:58:27
Sold.

GIVE IT TO ME NOW!

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