Despot’s Game, which has been in early access for PC via Steam since October 2021, will launch for Xbox One, Xbox Series X|S, PlayStation 4, PlayStation 5, Switch, and PC worldwide on September 15th, developer Konfa Games has officially announced. The upcoming auto battler game will cost $19.99 / €19.99 on all planned platforms, and the soundtrack of Despot’s Game will be available to purchase separately at launch.
Players can now buy the roguelike army builder game on Steam with a 20% discount until August 11th. In order to celebrate the newly announced release date, publisher tinyBuild made the prequel of Despot’s Game, Despotism 3K, free-to-keep for a limited time. Interested players can download the game on Steam until August 8th to experience its post-apocalyptic theme and battle against a well-designed villain protagonist.
The developer team has also revealed that Despot’s Game will receive a brand new DLC named ‘Something Cool’, featuring numerous challenges, quests, and items on day one. According to the press release, the 1.0 version of the game will have reworked mechanics, unique enemies, and new quests that will differentiate Despot’s Game from its early access version. Keep in mind that players who purchase the game before it launches will receive the first DLC for free.
“Those who already own the game will receive the DLC on launch. The 1.0 price will increase, so now is a great chance to pick the game up at the Early Access price and also become a proud owner of the upcoming DLC! By the way, the game is 20% off until August 11th. O Despot, O Kind, O Generous! ” said publisher tinyBuild in the press release. Alongside a total of ten language support, Despot’s Game will have an online PvP mode, allowing players to clash their dystopian armies with friends.
As for the game itself, Despot’s Game is a turn-based, tactical auto battler with an enticing pixel art style. The 2D indie game tasks players with leading a group of puny humans and keeping them alive in the labyrinth, where they will face off against countless vicious enemies. Each member of the team will transform into various classes with unique abilities, such as wizards, ninjas, and cultists. Then players can create electrifying combos to kill their foes instantly as the game progresses.
Lastly, you can find the PC system requirements for Despot’s Game on its Steam page. Developed by Konfa Games, Despot’s Game will leave early access and launch for Xbox One, Xbox Series X|S, PlayStation 4, PlayStation 5, Switch and PC with a brand new DLC on the 15th of September. Be sure to check out the official website for more details.