Independent developer Stunlock Studios revealed details about its competitive, action-packed, PvP arena brawler, Battlerite. Since this is the spiritual successor to the critically acclaimed Bloodline Champions. Finally moving from Steam Early Access into a highly anticipated free to play. So expect to see a commercial launch on November 8th. Battlerite is a fast-paced team arena brawler focused on competitive PvP combat. Select a champion and fight side by side with teammates to the sound of the roaring crowd in vibrant, colosseum-style surroundings.
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“We are super excited to enter ‘A New Era’ with Battlerite. Heading into a full free to play commercial launch this November”, said Peter Ilves, Game Director at Stunlock Studios. “For the occasion, we are offering Battlerite free of charge for one week. From September 25th together with an incredible sale across the board on Steam which will give new players a taste of what they can expect.”
Battlerite Gameplay Trailer:
So jump into Battlerite’s arena and engage in quick and intense action. Even though the games unofficially playable on Linux and Ubuntu. The highly competitive, rip-roaring 2v2 and 3v3 battles are intense. Control one out of 21 champions that specialise in either melee, support or ranged combat. From Bakko, the heroic brawler, Jade, the long-range gunner, to Blossom, the ultimate team support. It’s all about skill-shots, timing and reactions. Since you have to dodge projectiles and pull off massive ultimate attacks. All while using intuitive WASD movement and cursor-based aiming. Team up with friends, smash in style and triumph over the competition.
Battlerite is available on Steam Early Access for $19.99/19.99€/£14.99 or save 30% on Humble Store. Since the games playable on Windows or using Wine on Linux and Ubuntu. The Unity 3D games yet to announce native support. We have reached out to Stunlock Studios, hopefully we’ll be able to update this post further. But still, free to play works.
To celebrate over 1 million downloads since launch, Battlerite will be playable completely for free during the upcoming Free Week from September 25th through to October 1st. Throughout the Free Week, Battlerite will be on sale by 50% on Steam Early Access for $9.98, €9,98, £7,49.