Weird West is an upcoming action video game developed by WolfEye Studios and published by Devolver Digital. Weird West will be a top-down action role-playing game with aspects of the immersive sim genre, with randomized components through each play-through. Dark Fantasy re-imagining of the Wild West where lawmen and gunslingers share the frontier with fantastical creatures, each playing with their laws and their peculiar motives.
About the game:
Weird West is set in a distinctive and incredible version of the Wild West where magic, mystery, and more are very much present. You’ll face off against demons, sirens, gang members, and many more otherworldly creatures as you take control of five unique characters – a bounty hunter, pigman, archer, preacher, and werewolf – and guide them through their stories. Also, you will be able to level them up unlocking new robust abilities and skills.
Weird West is an action RPG where your action will help shape the narrative of the game. The Twin-stick shooter style of the game will have you engaging in many gunfights. There is the freedom to combat allowing you to approach fights in numerous ways, and you can make use of cover and hop fences to gain new advantages. Additionally, you can use other parts of the environment, such as setting fires on wooden structures of grass.
This delightfully dark and spooky tale is all wrapped up in a stunning art style illuminated by French comic books.
Weird West was originally scheduled for a January 2022 release. It has now been pushed back to 31st March 2022.
Weird West will be released across several different platforms, including on Windows PC via Steam and GOG, Xbox Series S/X, Xbox One, as well as coming to Game Pass on Xbox. It will also be released on PlayStation 5 and PlayStation 4.