Salt and Sacrifice: The Soulslike Platformer Sequel to Salt and Sanctuary

Ska Studios made a name for themselves with Salt and Sanctuary, the 2D soulslike platformer that sold over a million copies worldwide.

Now they are following up the first title with a new title in the series, Salt and Sacrifice.

Salt and Sacrifice

The world premiere trailer for Salt and Sacrifice was unveiled during the preshow for 2021's E3 conference.

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Taking place in the Alterstone Kingdom, players take control of a criminal turned Marked Inquisitor, hunting Mages and devouring their hearts so they no longer post the Kingdom any threat.

There are eight starting classes: Highblade, Paladin, Assassin, Cleric, Dualist, Fighter, Ranger, or Sage, and players can choose which one they like, as well as their crime and how their character looks.

With a hand drawn look and brutal difficulty, Salt and Sacrifice looks like it will please long-time fans of the series, and those of soulslike games as well.

With more than 100 monsters to fight, and a multitude of weapons, map areas, and over 20 types of Mages to hunt, there will be hours upon hours of gameplay for players to enjoy.

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Release Date and Price

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Salt and Sacrifice is currently launching in the first quarter of 2022 for the PC and Playstation 5.

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It will be available in English, French, Italian, German, Spanish and Portuguese, and will cost $19.99.

The game will feature drop-in drop-out online co-op gameplay, so Marked Inquisitors can work together to take on the terrors of the Alterstone Kingdom.

Those looking to get a taste of what is to come and have not checked out Salt and Sanctuary can do so on the PC, PS4, or Nintendo Switch.

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