Without advance notice and thus again surprising with Titan Quest: Atlantis the next extension for the role play of THQ Nordic appeared. The special feature: The main game Titan Quest is already thirteen years old this summer.
Secret DLCs instead of complete remake
THQ Nordic goes in Titan Quest a completely different way than other publishers: Instead of announcing remakes of classics months or years in advance with great fanfare, quietly and quietly worked on an extension for the classic and then published this surprising. So the publisher was also in the 2017 published extension Ragnarök for Titan Quest proceeded.
However, to play Titan Quest: Atlantis the main game in the 2016 newly launched Titan Quest Anniversary Edition is needed, the original version of 2006 is not compatible. The price for the DLC alone is 15 euros, at the start there is a 10 percent discount on Steam. Later, more shops will follow including GOG.
The title suggests it already: The story revolves around the sunken island kingdom Atlantis from the Greek mythology, which is to be found first. New items, “unique rewards“And new skills are promised as part of the Quest series, which can be played individually or in co-op mode with a maximum of six players.
Also promised are adaptations to the gameplay (fast magic, simplified storage) as well as the graphics with “SSAO and color correction“. New is the casino dealer, where randomly generated items can be purchased against in-game currency. Meanwhile, the so-called Tartaros mode offers an endless challenge with opponents in waves and random elements “for varied gameplay“. The endless mode is also playable alone or in co-op.
The hero meets a discoverer who is in search of the mythical kingdom of Atlantis. Together they embark on a journey to the western Mediterranean. The key lies in the legendary Diary of Heracles, which is said to be located in the Phoenician city of Gadir. Their journey, however, takes them beyond the borders of their known world …