The player plays the function of Zagreus, the sovereign of the Underworld, who is attempting to get away from the domain to move away from his impartial dad, Hades, and arrive at Mount Olympus. His journey is upheld by different Olympians, who award him endowments to help battle the creatures that shield the exit from the Underworld. He is likewise helped on his journey by infamous inhabitants of the Underworld, for example, Sisyphus, Eurydice, or Patroclus. The game highlights four “biomes”, or areas of the hidden world: Tartarus, Asphodel, Elysium, and the Temple of Styx.
The game is introduced in an isometric view with the major part in charge of Zagreus. The player begins a go through of the game by attempting to battle their way through various rooms; the room designs are pre-decided, yet their request and the adversaries that show up are haphazardly decided. The player has an essential weapon, an uncommon assault, and an enchantment spell which they can use to take out foes. After beginning a run, one of the Olympians will give a blessing, a decision of three steady lifts for that run that the player can choose from; the endowments are themed dependent on the Olympian, for instance with Zeus giving lightning harm impacts. Thusly, subsequent to clearing a room, the player will be indicated the kind of remuneration they may win on the off chance that they complete the following room or decision of next rooms, extending from extra Olympian blessings, remedial things, in-game money, a store to buy enhancements, or keys that can be utilized in the meta-game to improve Zagreus’ underlying credits for the following run. Should Zagreus’ wellbeing directs drop toward zero, he “bites the dust” and winds up confronting his dad, eliminating all endowments conceded from the last run.
Between runs, Zagreus can investigate the Underworld before setting on another mission. Here, the player can utilize the keys to open lasting overhauls for Zagreus, request development of new help highlights for the Underworld, or get new weapons. They can likewise have Zagreus collaborate with the different characters of the Underworld, which give story components to the game and may likewise furnish missions with extra rewards.
- OS: Windows 7 SP1
- Processor: Dual Core 2.4 GHz
- Memory: 4 GB RAM
- Graphics: 1GB VRAM / DirectX 10+ support
- Storage: 15 GB available space
The game was released for Microsoft Windows, macOS, and Nintendo Switch on September 17, 2020