Shadow Gambit: The Cursed Crew is sailing for release in August

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Shadow Gambit: The Cursed Crew will be released on August 17th for PC, PS5, and Xbox Series X|S, Mimimi Games has announced during the PC Gaming Show. In addition, it has also been revealed that there will be a demo for Shadow Gambit: The Cursed Crew released during Steam Next Fest, but it will only be around from June 19th to June 26th, and will offer approximately two to four hours worth of gameplay.

The Shadow Gambit demo will give players access to missions on two of the islands in the game, as well as access to the Red Marley. The Red Marley is your home ship and the hub of the game which is accessed between missions. It is a brand new IP by Mimimi Games, who previously released Shadow Tactics and Desperados III. The setting of the game is an alternate history during the golden age of piracy in the Caribbean. In this tale, the army of the Inquisition, who stands between the crew and the mysterious treasure of the legendary Captain Mordechai.

Afia leads the crew with Sumedi the ship doctor able to create bushes with a thrown object, and send guards off with distracting darts. Shipwright Mr. Mercury can leap through the aether to get past any wall, while Theresa the sharpshooter can provide covering fire. Gael has a back-mounted cannon to fire allies wherever they need to go, and Toya the cook can throw magical and deadly charms, while Pinkers can possess enemies. The treasure hunter Quentin doesn’t have a head but runs around with a large chest on his back.

Source: Press Release

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