From SIE Spain and indie developer Aeternia Game Studio comes a brand new trailer showcasing a new Metroidvania adventure, Aeterna Noctis. This trailer gives players a new look into what this title will offer once it fully releases later this year on several platform. This is part of the PlayStation Talents project so expect indie quality mixed with talented graphical expertise.
The game follows the story of the king of darkness and the queen of light. Struck in an eternal war, they battle through time itself as they have been gifted immortality. Experience their never-ending conflict as you battle through 16 challenging levels and gain a new understanding of their unique situation.
Enter into a unique Metroidvania experience that comes with difficult levels mixed with simple controls. As new skills and abilities are added to the character, the simple battle system expands and new options become possible.
Players will explore Aeterna Noctisin in a non-linear way that gives players the power of choice. Decide where to go, when to go, and how to travel as each level takes full advantage of the leveling system.
This game has been fine-tuned to provide players with a fluid gameplay design. Enjoy polished and unique gameplay that responds instantly to player actions allowing for split-second decisions and evolving narratives.
Layered on top is a deep and immersive story that exceeds simple puzzle and platforms. Watch as the story take on epic moments with unexpected twists and turns that will enchant and educate every players of every ages.
This title is currently hiding most of its information on the official website. Instead of a Steam Page, players can explore a unique website built t showcase the title in a controlled manner.
As for PlayStation Talents, this organization offers a chance to players to create the games of their dreams. Once entered in, players can get professional help finishing and polishing their creations for a commercial release. It is a really interesting and unique opportunity that most players dont take advantage of.
This game looks great for all ages. From the clean design to fluid level dynamics payers will need to take their time while mastering the controls and understand the impact of every action.
Aeterna Noctis is planning a release on PC, PS4, Ps5, Xbox One, Xbox Series X/S, and Nintendo Switch sometime next year. No official release date has been set as of yet as its still too early to tell.