Announced on 19th August, Black Myth: Wukong took the gamers all around the world by surprise. Black myth Wukong is a Chinese mythology game set in ancient times. The game studio that developed the game did not wait for major events to help them elevate the game instead they directly dropped 13-minute gameplay footage. This attracted the majority of gamers and created a subtle hype among them. Within a day every major YouTube gaming channel had its eyes set on the game.
Black Myth: Wukong – From the Trailer
Black Myth: Wukong is developed by an Hangzhou-based team called Game Science. The team is relatively small compared to other Gaming companies and this has raised certain doubts among gamers.
From the Official Gameplay Trailer, it is sure that the game takes place in an Ancient Settings. The graphics are stunning. The Combat system is nothing is before and is fresh and feels smooth. The Primary Weapon of the Monkey King turns out to be a Staff. The transformation to beasts and insects is new and cool.
The game uses Unreal Engine 4 so we can expect practically zero loading screens. Some of the most played games that use Unreal Engine 4 are Ark: Survival Evolved, Final Fantasy VII Remake, Borderlands 3 and the famous Fortnite
Here are some Gameplay Screenshots:
According to the developing team, Black Myth: Wukong falls under AAA titles. Usually, AAA titles are released by even bigger Game Studios. Whereas this game has intrigued a lot of gamers in a very short period. If the game delivers on what it shows this might end up becoming a big title in the gaming industry.
Creators have announced that the game will be released on all major Gaming Platforms and PC. Since the game uses Unreal Engine 4 it is said to be released as a PS5 and Xbox Series x title.
Still, no release date has been confirmed. Since the game development team is small and the resources are limited, speculations are the game will be released in late 2021.
In short, Black Myth: Wukong is a Monkey King game which is worth your wait!!