It’s been less than a year since 80 Days developer Inkle released its wonderful archaeological adventure Heaven’s Vault to widespread acclaim, but already – following a few teases earlier this month – it’s setting things in motion for the proper reveal of its next project, which it’s now confirmed will be taking on Arthurian legend in some form.
At the start of January, Inkle tweeted seven words – swords, anguish, Britain, unrequited, forest, hope, and revenge – confirming these were a tease for the announcement of its new game. Skip to the present, and we now have something more substantial to go on.
“Britain, AD 673. Camelot has fallen”, the developer proclaimed in tweet posted earlier today, “The jealous Sir Mordred, with lies and hatred, has broken the fellowship of the Round Table. The knights of Arthur have scattered and all hope seems lost…”