Genshin Impact developers HoYoverse have officially announced their latest ARPG titled Zenless Zone Zero, a brand new urban fantasy HoYoverse IP set in a world where modern-day civilization has been destroyed by a supernatural disaster known as the Hollows.
Players in the game take on the role of a proxy, a special professional who guides people in their exploration of Hollows. Players must help them explore the Hollows, defeat their enemies and achieve their goals. Gradually they learn more about their story and their place in it.
“We want to invite players to discover [New Eridu]the last shelter for urban civilization from the disaster [Hollows]† Together with a group of distinctive partners, they will fight side by side and unravel the mysteries of this post-apocalyptic world,” HoYoverse said in a press release.
Zenless Zone Zero – Official Screenshot Gallery
In New Eridu, a post-apocalyptic metropolis, players embark on adventures with diverse characters and experience action-oriented combat.
In addition to the title release, HoYoverse also released this one trailer, featuring an inside look at the game’s characters, “futuristic and 3D anime-style art,” and the world. The trailer features the game’s protagonists, Unagi, Billy, Anbi, and NosTradamus, as well as a look at New Eridu and the monsters that are destroying it.
It featured a mix of gameplay, cutscenes, and what appears to be an arena-based battle system type, with players fighting the Ethereal in pre-set battle stages rather than in an open world.
Each character is equipped with their own set of weapons and different abilities, such as NosTradamus’ mobile railgun, Billy’s twin pistols, and Unagi’s sword, all of which should provide players with unique gameplay opportunities tailored to your favorite combat preferences – or the now is to shoot from a safe distance or up close and personal.
“In addition to the compelling story, this 3D anime-style title features a fluid, cinematic action-oriented combat system. While battling Ethereal, players can control various characters to unleash exciting abilities and unlimited QTE combos. The game has also developed a Roguelike gameplay mechanic that awaits exploration,” said HoYoverse.
Although no release date has been announced yet, sign-up for the game’s closed beta is available, and while the beta’s start date and schedule will be announced at a later date, you can already sign up for it on the game’s official website. website†
HoYoverse were the developers behind games like the critically acclaimed Genshin impactHonkai: Star Rail, Impact 3rd and Tears of Themis, as well as the virtual character Lumi, N0va Desktop App, anime, manga, light novels and music.
The game will be released on both PC and iOS, and you can check out IGN’s review of Genshin Impact here†
Diego Ramos Bechara is a freelance writer at IGN.