- Alien Trap Games Designer Jesse McGibney
shared a PlayStation 4 video trailer today announcing that Apotheon is coming to PS4 in January, 2015.
To quote: A few months ago we were excited to announce our partnership with PlayStation and Sickhead games to bring our Greek Mythology inspired hack em' up Apotheon to PS4.
Now, we're even more excited because after a whole lot of optimizing, beta testing, bugfixing, and paperwork, Apotheon will finally be launching in January 2015 on the PlayStation 4!
We're just putting the last finishing touches on Apotheon, but soon enough you'll be fighting your way up Mount Olympus, Aspis in one hand, Xiphos in the other.
Speaking of Olympus, in our last post we talked a bit about the combat that is at the core of Apotheon. This time, let's shed some light onto the Mountain that makes up the game world itself.
Olympus is, as you're probably aware, the mythical home of the Greek Gods. But in Apotheon, all the Gods have abandoned earth (even the little ones that live in streams, trees, and rocks) and so Olympus has become a pretty crowded place, with Zeus playing host to a lot of displaced divine refugees.
Peaceful palaces have turned into bustling marketplaces, squatters have taken up residence in sewers, drunken...