Red Bull Gaming channel has released a documentary dedicated to the Motion Twin studio, the creators of Dead Cells. The developers share the early concepts of the game that was to be a “really boring” multiplayer strategy and the decision-making process that saw Dead Cells turn into what we have today. The video also contains a sneak peek at the upcoming DLC!
Fans will be able to get the first playable hands on the game’s forthcoming DLC at PAX East next month.
Dead Cells was released on Steam Early Access in 2017 and quickly found an audience due to its unique take on the roguelike genre and polished design. The title has since its launch earned dozens of accolades around the world from international critics and has been a stunning commercial success for Motion Twin.
- RogueVania: The progressive exploration of an interconnected world, with the replayability of a rogue-lite and the adrenaline pumping threat of permadeath.
- 2D Souls-lite Action: Tough but fair combat, more than fifty weapons and spells with unique gameplay, and of course, the emergency panic roll to get you out of trouble.
- Nonlinear progression: Sewers, Ossuary or Remparts? Once unlocked, special permanent abilities allow you to access new paths to reach your objective. Opt for the path that suits your current build, your play style or just your mood.
- Exploration: Secret rooms, hidden passages, charming landscapes. Take a moment to stroll the towers and breath in that fresh sea mist infused air…