The Game Awards came with many new surprises, and among them was the launch of the beautifully crafted co-op RPG Ashen
. The open-world adventure that was inspired by both Dark Souls
will be releasing today, just after the launch of the brand new trailer.Ashen
may appear to be simple, but it's a story about forging relationships above all else. The world around you is a hollow, meaningless place, yet standing beside your companions may be all it takes to survive. Players must "build a new life" as they recreate what remains of civilization, but linger too long in the shadows and you might find yourself face to face with the creatures of darkness.Ashen
will be appearing on Xbox Game Pass with its release today, so don't miss your chance to try the title for free.
We've got the full list of Ashen achievements
- check the list for guides to unlocking them.Check out our Best Xbox RPGs Available in 2017 article for a compilation of other great games in this genre.