A Plague Tale: Innocence Unveiled

Posted on 14 Jun 2017

From Focus Home Interactive and independent developer Asobo Studio, comes the world unveiling of their upcoming paranormal adventure title, A Plague Tale: Innocence. During the extravagant happenings of E3 today, we are greeted to the first ever look at an original story, action-stealth, adventure game set in the year of 1349 as a deadly plague ravages the Kingdom of France. Players will take on the role of two young orphans on the run as they fight off swarms of supernatural plague ridden rats. Check out the reveal trailer above and enjoy!


Official Press Release

[E3 2017] A Plague Tale: Innocence’s E3 Trailer Unveils a Supernatural Swarm of Rats

Developed by Asobo Studio and featured on the Focus home Interactive stand (West Hall # 4512), A Plague Tale: Innocence is unveiled today for the very first time in its E3 teaser.

1349. The plague ravages the Kingdom of France. Amicia and her younger brother Hugo are pursued by the Inquisition through villages devastated by the disease. On their way, they will have to join forces with other orphans and evade swarms of rats using fire and light. Aided only by the link that binds their fates together, the children will face the darkest days of history in their struggle to survive. The adventure begins on consoles and PC… and the time of innocence ends.

A Plague Tale: Innocence will be released on PlayStation 4, Xbox One and PC.

About A Plague Tale: Innocence

Developed on PlayStation 4, Xbox One and PC by Asobo Studio, A Plague Tale: Innocence will offer an adventure supported by an original scenario, with gameplay that blends action, adventure and stealth phases. Follow our protagonists Amicia and her little brother Hugo, both orphans and on the run from the terrifying Inquisition. Our young heroes will also need to survive against an even greater danger: supernatural swarms of rats that appeared with the great plague infecting across cities and countryside.

Key Features

  • An original story featuring two young orphans on the run from the Inquisition.
  • A gameplay that blends action, adventure and stealth phases.
  • Survive against an great danger: supernatural swarms of rats that appeared with the great plague.

About Asobo Studio

Asobo Studio is a French video game development company based in Bordeaux, France, founded in 2002 and 100% independent. The studio has developed 17 video games so far for both consoles and PC (Pixar’s Ratatouille, critically acclaimed Guinness World Record winner FUEL, Monopoly Plus…) and recently brought support to AAA development (Quantum Break, ReCore…). Asobo Studio includes some of the most prestigious worldwide publishers among its partners such as Disney•Pixar, Codemasters, Ubisoft, Microsoft, Focus Home Interactive… The team also created 3 out of the 7 launch titles for Microsoft HoloLens Development Edition: our holographic games and application (Fragments, Young Conker & HoloTour) are now available on the Windows store for all HoloLens owners. The studio currently employs about 110 full-time developers. In continuation of the creative partnership with Microsoft, Asobo Studio is also working on original video game IPs, as well as other unannounced projects. Holoforge interactive is the brand new holographic computing division of Asobo Studio, creating holographic applications for industry & services

More information on the website: www.asobostudio.com

Related news
No related news.
Related articles
No related articles.

Comments (1)


Posts: 159
David Pink
Posted 19 Jun 2017, 18:21
I'm loving the premise, and I'm loving the visuals, let's hope the game itself is free of disease when it launches. Definitely something I'm keeping an eye on.