Get the full story in new Torment: Tides of Numenera trailer

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Torment Tides Numenera

Techland Publishing have today released a trailer for their highly-anticipated science-fantasy RPG, Torment: Tides of Numenera. This thematic successor to Planetscape: Torment, is heading to Xbox One soon and inXile Entertainment are gearing up for release with this explanation of the story that provides the background to the game.

This trailer recounts the events that lead right up to the very moment that the players will begin their odyssey as the Last Castoff and details the dramatic tale leading up to the story of Torment: Tides of Numenera.

So, you will play as the Last Castoff, the flesh and blood by-product of a megalomaniac deity known as the Changing God. A billions years into the future, a man discovered a way to cheat death. A seeker of knowledge and wisdom, his ultimate goal was to leave an unforgettable mark on the world.

In his quest for everlasting legacy, he discovers the Numenera, an ancient technology that allows him to transfer his consciousness into a body of his own design. In a bid to escape death, he has inadvertently awakened a fearsome, ancient beast known as The Sorrow. This terrifying and powerful guardian of balance is hell-bent on destroying the Changing God and all of his Castoffs.

Torment: Tides of Numenera will allow players to experience a game of intricate choices and consequences with thousands of meaningful decisions that will make every playthrough unique.

Have a listen to the full story trailer below. Torment: Tides of Numenera will be launching on Xbox One on the 28th of February 2017.

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