Hellblade: Senua’s Sacrifice Sacrifice is a downloadable action adventure game. The epic story of great love is combined with dynamic life or death duels. The setting of the game is ancient times with fantasy elements interwoven. The goal of the game is to follow a dangerous road and save the soul of your beloved. The producer and publisher of the game is British Ninja Theory, also responsible for the game with a deceptively similar title – Heavenly Sword, in which the main character was also a young woman. Other known titles of the studio are Enslaved: Odyssey to the West and DmC: Devil May Cry The game was created in August 2017. It is available for PC and PS4, but unfortunately not for Xbox One. The game is intended for players over 18 years of age.
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The plot of the game is very extensive and well thought out. Hellblade tells the story of Senua, a Celtic warrior who despairs after the death of her beloved. Desperate, she sets off on a journey to reach the hell of the Vikings and fight for her man’s soul in a deadly battle. During her expedition, she hears voices that scoff at her, but sometimes also suggest good solutions.
The game world matches the dark atmosphere of the game, which is full of anguish and depression. Hellblade’s physics are also a plus. You can see it during fights. The creators of the game will have you fight but you will also need to solve puzzles. You observe the game from behind the back of the protagonist although you can also turn the camera to see her face. The world is not open, so you have to follow the path the devs prepared for you. The lack of freedom is compensated with an interesting plot that emanates pain and fear.
The developers from Cambridge have created their work in a professional manner. During the development, the title was overseen by doctors, neurologists, psychologists, and, strangely enough, people with psychosis to reflect the atmosphere of the game in the most faithful way possible.
Hellblade: Senua’s Sacrifice – the Hardware Requirements
The system requirements are quite demanding and not every player will be able to play this title without modifying their computers. This is the price for spectacular graphics. To run the game, you need:
- Intel i5 3570k processor (or equivalent),
- Radeon R9 280X 3GB graphics card (or equivalent)
- 8 GB of RAM,
- DirectX version 11,
- 30 GB of free disk space.
These are the minimum requirements set by Ninja Theory, but higher spec will allow you to have an even better experience
Hellblade Reviews: Senua’s Sacrifice
Hellblade: Senua’s Sacrifice received a very large number of positive comments. The players indicate that the title has an interesting storyline, perfect graphics, and engaging gameplay. In a similar vein, MadDownload.com gives Hellblade a high score of 9.5 out of 10.
The title, as befits a top game, has a great website. You will be able to find there a huge amount of information on the game itself, as well as photos, video files, and tips.