Vigil: The Longest Night is an action-horror side scroller set in a world without sunlight that is plagued by bizarre monstrosities. Vigilant Leila returns to her hometown in search of a lost sister and is lost in a world of unimaginable horror, while discovering the city’s secrets and the source of the evil that plagues the countryside.
The studio Glass Heart Games, from Taiwan, created a game that combines the intricate action of side scrolling with subtle cosmic horror and bodily horror.
Vigil: The Longest Night it stands out for its detailed art style inspired by paintings from the medieval period and influenced by the art of Chinese Paper Cutting. Inspired by classics like Castlevania and modern wonders like Salt & Sanctuary and Bloodborne. Glass Heart hopes that Leila’s tale will attract the player’s attention with its precise and technical combat, as well as the rich and strong narrative – a unique tale of horror that combines Lovecraft’s prose and Taiwanese culture.
Try 4 types of weapons: swords, heavy weapons, twin daggers and bow, along with many mystical variations to discover.Use dozens of unique items to help, heal and attack. Level up on a complex skill tree to help you become the ultimate warrior of the light. Fight a variety of brutal enemies and the most bizarre bosses from the depths of your nightmares. Unlock the multiple endings and discover the secrets that lurk in the darkness. humid, abandoned villages and haunted forests.Listen to the atmospheric music of the talented Jouni Valjakka of the popular Finnish band Whispered.
Vigil: The Longest Night and its horde of infected residents, amorphous creatures and unburied bodies is due to launch in early 2020 at PRAÇA, Xbox one, Playstation 4 and later on Switch.