Evil Dead game’s single-player will be bots and “a couple of side missions”

It’s been a very long time coming however the subsequent Evil Dead recreation – cunningly titled Evil Dead: The Game – ought to be out in February 2022. However, the promised single-player side of the multiplayer-focused horror recreation might not be as expansive as followers might be anticipating – though we will verify that the multiplayer side will be playable solo with AI bots.
Evil Dead: The Game is being made by the crew behind the zombie survival co-op recreation World War Z at Saber Interactive – and so it wasn’t a shock when Evil Dead was confirmed as primarily a multiplayer recreation. It appears slightly like World War Z or Left 4 Dead however with particular asymmetrical facets much like Dead By Daylight.
However, again in August Saber confirmed that it was delaying Evil Dead to subsequent yr, partially to “implement a single-player possibility that will allow you to benefit from the recreation when you find yourself with out your co-op compadres”. Solo Evil Dead followers have been proud of this information, however a brand new interview between Game Awards host Geoff Keighley and Saber’s chief inventive officer Tim Willits makes it look like followers shouldn’t get their hopes up for a considerable single-player side.

The interview’s beneath, and across the 2:08 mark, Willits lists the “many various facets” of Evil Dead’s gameplay – reminiscent of PvP and co-op. However, for single-player, he can solely verify “a couple of side missions the place you possibly can play by your self”.

We reached out to Saber and its PR individual knowledgeable us that, on the very least, “gamers can crew up with pals or play multiplayer with AI if they need” – so the multiplayer side will be playable solo with bots, alongside these separate missions. They additionally stated that Saber “will have extra info on that, and on the solo side-missions function that Tim referred to, within the new yr”.
Evil Dead: The Game is at the moment down for launch in February 2022.
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