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Extra Modes coming for Sword of the Necromancer

extra modes dlc coming for sword of the necromancer for both linux and windows pc

Extra Modes DLC coming for Sword of the Necromancer for both Linux and Windows PC. Thanks to developer Grimorio of Games. All due to make its way onto Steam this month.

Grimorio of Games is eager to announce a new free DLC for Sword of the Necromancer. Due to level up the monster summoning action roguelike on June 24th.

The free Extra Modes DLC for Sword of the Necromancer will introduce 3 new game modes. All designed to put your skills to the test. You will also face 10 new monsters and 8 new bosses. Complete the Extra modes to unlock the Epilogue. This is a brand new chapter in the story.

Sword of the Necromancer is a dungeon crawler action RPG with roguelike elements. Where you can revive your defeated enemies to make them fight alongside you. So you can turn foes into allies using the forbidden powers of the Sword of the Necromancer. While you help the rogue Tama reach the dungeon’s depths to gather enough power. Only then can you bring her beloved priestess Koko back from the dead. Assemble a small army of monsters, equip yourself with weapons and relics, and level up to take on the guardians that stand between you and your goal.

Sword of the Necromancer – Launch Trailer

With these new Extra Modes modes, players can jump back into the world of Sword of the Necromancer. Face new foes and dominate the dungeons.

New Extra Modes modes:

  • Challenge Mode
    Revisit the base game with a randomized twist. This is one of the new Extra Modes that will advance through the five floors of the dungeon as usual. But be aware of new enemies and unexpected encounters!
  • Colosseum Mode
    Test your mettle against hordes of enemies! Starting from level 1 and without any items. While you defy death as you take on waves of enemies to advance. Chain combos will be key to your survival. The bigger your combo meter, the more XP you will earn and the better the items you will find!
  • Boss Rush
    Fight against 5 bosses with no breaks. Fight against tougher bosses (both old and new) in quick succession, with your current adventuring supplies. While you level up and gear up to face them. If you complete this mode, you will unlock one of the original bosses as a summon!
  • Dungeon Builder
    One of the most productive Extra Modes. This mode will have you build and play custom dungeon floors. So you can create a floor layout, choose the enemies you want to appear, and select the boss guarding the exit. You can also choose what items will appear in chests and their properties. Since this has you set yourself a unique challenge or share a fiendish floor with a friend. Share your creations via a simple text code!
  • Item Shop
    When playing the new modes, you will earn Symbols that you can exchange for items in the Item Shop. Since the item offer will change daily and is the same for all players each day. This feature can help you unlock all of the weapon and relic types. Also, a useful tool for achievement hunters!
  • Epilogue
    Complete the new Extra modes to unlock a new chapter in the story!


Sword of the Necromancer released in January 2021 after a successful Kickstarter campaign for Linux and Windows PC. The game is available on Steam priced at $14.99 USD. Also available on GOG with a 30% discount. However, the new Extra modes are targeting Steam. Along with support for Linux and Windows PC.

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