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A Plague Tale: Requiem - Release date, gameplay, story, platforms and more

Published: 15:08, 24 March 2022
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A Plague Tale: Requiem

Here is everything you need to know about Asobo Studio's narrative-driven action-adventure A Plague Tale: Requiem.

Asobo Studio's critically acclaimed A Plague Tale: Innocence is getting a sequel titled Requiem very soon and if this narrative-driven action-adventure series is your cup of tea, you are probably keen to learn more about the second game, which was announced a way back with a gameplay trailer. 

Not much is known about the game right now but we have seen the trailer and got some story bits, as well as confirmed platforms so, keep reading on to find out everything you need to know about this stunning upcoming title.

A Plague Tale: Requiem Release Date

A Plague Tale: Requiem is officially slated for a 2022 release. 

There is no specific release date just yet but a recent Xbox store leak has revealed June 17, 2022, as a potential release date. This is unconfirmed though, so take it with a grain of salt. 

A Plague Tale: Requiem Gameplay

First gameplay for A Plague Tale: Requiem was revealed at The Game Awards 2021, showcasing impressive visual improvements, new setting, characters and more. Check it out below.

A Plague Tale: Requiem Story

A Plague Tale: Requiem is a direct sequel to A Plague Tale: Innocence. The story kicks off after Amicia and Hugo travel far south to new regions to attempt to start a new life and control Hugo's curse. 

Shortly after that, Hugo's powers reawaken and death returns, devouring the cities with a flood of rats. The siblings then learn about a prophesized island that may hold the key to saving Hugo.

A Plague Tale: Requiem Platforms

A Plague Tale: Requiem will be released on PC, PlayStation 5 and Xbox Series X|S. It is also launching day one on Game Pass for PC, Cloud and Console. 

At the moment, the last-gen versions (PS4 and Xbox One) are yet to be announced. Asobo did not even mention that they plan to release the game on these platforms so don't hold your breath for the last-gen port.

And that's basically everything we know about A Plague Tale: Requiem so far. While we wait for more info to be shared by Asobo and Focus Home, you should try the first game, if narrative-driven titles are your thing.

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