Torchlight Frontiers Bringing Back ARPG Series

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While there are few details about Torchlight Frontiers at the moment, we do know there will be a beta.

The game is in development at Echtra Games and led by former Runic Games and Blizzard North co-founder, Max Schaefer.

"Torchlight Frontiers" will be available on PC, PlayStation 4, and Xbox One.

The title will be created by newly formed Echtra, a two-year-old studio comprised of a number of developers from Runic Games, including Max Schaefer.

When developer Runic Games closed its doors a year ago, I'm sure many fans weren't expecting to hear about another Torchlight in the future. Set in the same beloved Torchlight universe from Torchlight I and II, this shared-world action-RPG brings back numerous franchise's signature features and mechanics that captured the hearts of ARPG fans around the world.

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The Torchlight series then spawned a sequel in Torchlight 2 back in 2012, and for those who were hoping to see what could be next, it looks like we have our answer with Torchlight Frontiers. The franchise was originally developed by Runic Games, which closed in 2017.

Details about the game are scarce at the moment, but it will continue to exist in the same universe as its predecessors.

This is still a Diablo-esque game, all about slashing through enemies in procedurally-generated dungeons and grabbing ever more powerful loot to defeat ever more powerful monsters.

One of the main new ways in which Torchlight Frontiers is evolving compared to the original games is in its shared world. "The team is building something truly special, and we can't wait for fans to play it for the first time at Gamescom and PAX West", he said.

Torchlight Frontiers is headed to Gamescom and PAX West!

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