IGN is happy to solely reveal that Naraka: Bladepoint’s subsequent character is Yueshan, a hero based mostly on Chinese language historical past.
Yueshan’s design has its roots throughout China’s warring states interval. Developer 24 Leisure notes that he’s wearing lamellar armour, and is ready to shoulder cost enemies to be able to knock them over and land a blow whereas they’re caught on the ground.
For his final capacity, Yueshan is ready to rework right into a Terracotta warrior and use an enormous, flaming halberd to chop down enemies. You possibly can see him in motion within the trailer above, which sees him slicing via enemies and leaving trails of fireside with every swing of his polearm weapon.
Yueshan joins the combat on Morus Island on November 10 as a part of the brand new season, which comes as Naraka: Bladepoint hits 6 million copies offered worldwide. Should you’ve but to leap in and this appears to be like like your type of combat, then Naraka: Bladepoint shall be 30% off for every week, beginning November 11 and ending November 17.
Naraka: Bladepoint – Yueshan Character Artwork
Those that are already enjoying in Naraka: Bladepoint are additionally set to get a cool and weird reward as thanks for his or her continued assist: a recreation of a historic dagger. 24 Leisure has introduced that it’s working with the Artwork Museum of Chinese language Historical Weapons to assist restore the Equestrian Blade, a historic dagger with a horse head deal with that has been traced again to the Western Zhou Dynasty. This quick sword, a serious exhibit of the Pingyao Wentaofang Historical Weapon Museum, will then be re-created in-game and gifted to gamers.
For extra, try our Naraka: Bladepoint assessment, during which we famous that it’s a “refreshing” tackle battle royale that’s “a genuinely intelligent spin on the style’s acquainted formulation.”
Matt Purslow is IGN’s UK Information and Leisure Author.