The ultimate DLC for roguelike recreation The Binding of Isaac has been given a strong launch date. The Binding of Isaac: Repentance will grace Steam on March 31, 2021.
The date was revealed in a elaborate new trailer stuffed with nods to the historical past of the indie game, setting us up for one final horrifying try at serving to Isaac escape from the clutches of his murderous mom. Over 130 gadgets, 100 enemies, 25 bosses, and 5,000 new rooms are included within the mammoth sequel. Creator Edmund McMillen had beforehand hoped the workforce would handle to get the sport out before the end of 2020, however that wasn’t to be – given, properly, all the things about that yr, it’s form of outstanding the delay was solely three months.
“Me and the workforce are fairly excited for this beast to lastly rise from the depths and eat your each waking hour for the years to return,” Edmund writes in an accompanying blog on Steam. “We simply need all of its options to be excellent and testing to be a bit extra in-depth than our final little launch that can go unnamed.” Some 11 extra blogs will probably be posted between now and launch, exploring the options and additions gamers can count on earlier than diving in.
Repentance is a conversion of The Binding of Isaac: Antibirth, a well-liked mod that many thought to be unofficial DLC for the action-adventure game. McMillen introduced it will turn out to be an official enlargement in September 2018, collaborating with the modding workforce to make it right into a fully-fledged launch.
Right here’s the trailer: