Sekiro: Shadows Die Twice, the upcoming game from auteur studio FromSoftware, is releasing early next year.
As perconfirmation on the studio’s Twitter page, the project will be releasing on PlayStation 4 and Xbox One on March 22:
Sekiro: Shadows Die Twice will be released worldwide on 22nd March, 2019. We hope you look forward to it. pic.twitter.com/VX8wQYxpMw
— FROMSOFTWARE (@fromsoftware_pr) August 20, 2018
Sekiro was officially announced at this year’s E3, following an oblique teaser the previous year. The game has differentiated itself from other FromSoftware titles since then. Namely, the title’s rejection of Souls tropes has taken front of stage, with the game featuring no character creation or souls currency.
Furthermore, the title contains no multiplayer. The game’s rejection of multiplayer has been a hot topic, with series producer Robert Conkey viewing the format as a “limitation.”
A collector’s edition is available, featuring a steelbook, 7″ statue, a map, an artbook, and three Sengoku-era coins:
For more on Sekiro, be sure to check out OnlySP’s analysis of the game’s place in the modern single-player landscape. Be sure to follow OnlySP on Facebook, Twitter, and YouTube.