The release of the mecha-action Armored Core VI: Fires of Rubicon from the company FromSoftware. The game is available on PC, PlayStation 4/5, Xbox One, Xbox Series X|S.
The story campaign will tell about the adventure of a mercenary on the war-torn planet Rubicon-3. Players will meet spacious locations, various opponents and bosses. Mech customization will allow you to customize it to your fighting style and adapt to game situations. The game features online PvP with 1v1 and 3v3 modes.
Game journalists praised the project, noting its combat system in the spirit of Sekiro and Dark Souls. The average score on Metacritic is 87 points out of 100. On Steam, the project has 80.3% positive reviews, and the peak online on the day of launch was 121,231 people.
For the ad campaign, publisher Bandai Namco brought in actor Karl Urban, who encourages mercenaries to “do their best to do their job.”
Despite the fact that the project at first looked like a niche project, as it is a reboot of the old series for fans, the game was able to attract the attention of new players. Previously, we translated several interviews with the game developers: the first, the second.