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Also learn more about the Lionheart Edition!

October 16, 2023

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A new trailer reveals EVERYTHING you need to know about Gangs of Sherwood, the latest co-op action-adventure game developed by Appeal Studios and published by NACON. The game is already available for preorder and will release on 2 November on PlayStation®5, Xbox Series X|S and PC (Epic Games Store, Steam).

Gangs of Sherwood | Gameplay Overview Trailer: PEGI UK | ESRB

Essential information about Gangs of Sherwood
 
Story
During the last Crusades, King Richard of England and his army discovered a miraculous stone: the Lionheart. The stone was endowed with extraordinary properties, which helped the kingdom to undergo tremendous technological advancement. As the Lionheart was the source of immense prosperity and power, it obviously became the subject of terrible greed. The Sheriff of Nottingham eventually seized it, so he could assert his authority and oppress the English people.
 
Characters
To rebel against this tyranny, a resistance movement forms to defeat the sheriff's armies and liberate the people from his merciless rule. Four iconic heroes from the legend of Robin Hood lead this rebellion, and in Gangs of Sherwood you can play as Maid Marian, the sheriff's daughter and expert assassin; Friar Tuck, a monk and healer; Little John, a warrior with a steel fist; and, of course, the famous archer Robin of Locksley.
 
Gameplay
All the characters have their own gameplay styles as well as a wide range of unique and customizable abilities. As you progress, you unlock new combos and fragments, which allow you to pull off increasingly powerful and spectacular combos. Although Gangs of Sherwood can be played solo from start to finish, it has been primarily designed as a co-op multiplayer experience for up to four players. Tailor your heroes to suit your fighting style and take into account your team-mates' strengths, so you can create devastating synergies and triumph over the Sheriff of Nottingham's armies!

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Learn more about the Lionheart Edition!

The Lionheart Edition includes:

  • The game

  • An alternative skin for Alan-a-Dale

  • An exclusive Lionheart Skin Set for the 4 heroes

  • A digital artbook

  • The game's original soundtrack in digital format

  • Early access 72 hours before release

  • Preorder bonus content (Prestige Skin Set for the heroes)

 
 

Gangs of Sherwood will release on 2 November on PlayStation®5, Xbox Series X|S, Steam and Epic Games Store.
 
Check out the Gangs of Sherwood Steam page, try out the game demo and add it to your wishlist
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