It most likely should not come as a shock that one thing as blatantly Bloodborne-inspired as Thymesia grew to become successful on Steam. Soulslike, from Taiwanese studio OverBorder, launched on Steam on August 18, and gamers eagerly jumped onto its plague-infested streets, sending Thymesia to the highest of the Steam bestseller chart.
Thymesia is quite a bit like a PlayStation unique from FromSoftware. Its setting is a darkish fantasy Victorian world the place loss of life has unfold via the apply of alchemy and pushed the inhabitants of the dominion to insanity.
Within the position of Corvus, you’ll have to wield a particular weapon, powered by the very plague that infects the land. As his identify suggests, he has some raven skills that permit him to interrupt enemies’ assaults and carry out surgical executions.
The fight is brutal and you may want reflexes as sharp as Sekiro’s blade to win the wild duels that Thymesia has hidden away in her darkish alleys and caves. Fortunately, you will additionally have the ability to improve Corvus’ strikes and kit, changing into extra lethal as you progress.
Thymesia is obtainable on Steam for 10% off its record worth, which is $22.49 / £17.99 for launch week. Sale ends August twenty fifth.