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NeocoreGames today announced that the overview trailer for The Incredible Adventures of Van Helsing: Final Cut is here and it showcases all the features of the gothic-noir steampunk action-RPG influenced by Bram Stoker’s Dracula. The Incredible Adventures of Van Helsing: Final Cut is also debuting at the year's Gamescom 2015.
The Incredible Adventures of Van Helsing trilogy was developed with the help of our community over the years. Van Helsing: Final Cut is the extended and refined version of all three games combined in one big Action RPG offering a 50-hour campaign and deep endgame. With its new features and content, it’s the definitive edition for those who are new to the title. Also it’s a thank you for our community.
The Incredible Adventures of Van Helsing: Final Cut will be released in September 2015, and will continue to provide content for a long time to come. It will be a standalone title on Steam, priced at $44.99. Anyone who owns all three games in the trilogy already will get the game for free.
The Incredible Adventures of Van Helsing: Final Cut is a standalone product that:
•Combines campaign content from all three games with modified or added content
•Provides more than 50 hours of gameplay in the campaign mode
•Lets the player choose between 6 playable classes from the beginning
•Has a reworked and extended skill tree system
•Contains all the tower defense game modes, all made optional yet highly rewarding
Whether the player has completed the campaign or not, it is possible to
•Create a new character or get a level 80 character from the beginning
•Play one of the 20 scenario maps that can randomly assemble terrain, monsters, objectives and conditions
•Try out the daily quests, challenges and weekly events
•Join one of the refined multiplayer modes (4-player co-op mode, touchdown, arena, or battle royal)
•Reach level 100 and evolve further with an endgame featuring a Glory system, rare items and currency, Dreamshards
QUICK FACTS: The Incredible Adventures of Van Helsing: Final Cut
Platforms: Steam (Windows & Mac later)
Release Date: September 2015
Multiplayer: Co-Op, PvP
Article by Nick