With Evil West’s release date getting closer by the day, it won’t be long before it’s cleaning up the Old West in a far more supernatural way than ever before.
According to the publishers at Focus Entertainment, Evil West is “a third-person action game in which you play a vampire hunter saving the Wild West from being consumed by darkness” and looks like a fun twist on an old favorite in the pop culture world! The game is a fun twist on an old favorite in pop culture.
So when is “Evil West” coming out, and what else do we need to know? Keep reading to find all the important details, starting with the key dates.
When is the release date for Evil West?
The developers have confirmed evil West’s release date at Flying Wild Hog as November 22, 2022, so it won’t be too long until the game is in our hands.
The game has been delayed before, but let’s hope this release date sticks, and we can visit this twisted locale before the end of the year.
Can I make a reservation for Evil West?
Pre-orders for Evil West are already open. In the UK, major retailers such as Amazon and GAME have already listed it, both at £44.99 for the console version.
Players can also pre-order a key for the PC version through CD Keys and others, currently available for 24% off at £33.29, or directly from the publisher Steam.
Evil West pre-order bonuses are already in the works. The Wild Wild East Pack, pictured below, which includes a Golden Defender outfit for the playable character Jesse and various Golden Relic weapon skins, will be offered for pre-orders.
What consoles and platforms can I play “Evil West” on?
According to the official website for “Evil West,” there should be no shortage of ways to play the game, as it will be available on PC, PS4, PS5, Xbox One, and Xbox Series X/S. However, there is still no indication that “Evil West” will be available on Nintendo Switch.
We haven’t heard anything about distribution through Xbox Game Pass, PS Plus, or other subscription services, so don’t hold your breath. We will, of course, let you know if this changes in the future.
‘Evil West’ Gameplay and Story Details
“A dark menace consumes the American frontier,” says the official description of the “Evil West” story in a comical tone. But how will players be involved in the story?
As the last agent of a top-secret vampire-hunting laboratory, you are the last line between humanity and the deep-seated horrors that emerge from the shadows.”
Your character, it seems, will “become a superhero of the Wild West, eradicate the vampire menace, and save the United States. It’s a day’s work.
Thanks to the extended gameplay trailer for “Evil West” posted above, you already know to expect intense action in this title.
The violent third-person perspective, blood splatter and occasional skeletons give the game an “Outriders”-like feel, albeit in a completely different setting/era by a completely different team.
The developers preview the game as “a hellish battle with firearms, thunderbolts, and gadgets.” We also know the game can be played solo or online in co-op multiplayer with friends.
Is there an Evil West trailer?
At this time, there are several trailers available for Evil West. One was already included a second ago while explaining the ins and outs of the game.
If the gameplay trailer above isn’t enough for you, check out the public trailer below. This one sums up the tone quite nicely, and while we wait for Evil West’s release date of November 22, we’ll check this one out.
Pre-order Evil West and get the Wild Wild East Pack! Breathe new life into the undead with new outfits and 5 weapon skins.
Evil never sleeps… But it does bleed.
A dark menace is engulfing the American frontier. As the last agent of a top-secret vampire-hunting laboratory, you are the last line between humanity and the deep-seated horrors that emerge from the shadows. Become a superhero of the Wild West, defeat the vampire menace, and save America!
Use firearms, thunderbolts, gadgets, and more to engage in realistic combat. Defeat bloodthirsty monsters in style, alone or with friends. Explore and fight in a story-driven campaign while upgrading your weapons and hunting gear. Unlock new perks and evolve your monster-slaying game to defeat supernatural hordes in your unique play style.
- OS: Windows 10 (64 bits)
- Processor: Intel Core i5-2500K (3.3 GHz) / AMD FX-6300 X6 (3.5 GHz)
- Memory: 8 GB RAM
- Graphics: 4 GB VRAM, GeForce GTX 750 Ti / Radeon RX 460
- Storage: 40 GB available space
- Additional Notes: 30 FPS, 1920×1080 in medium
OS: Windows 10 (64 bits)
Processor: Intel Core i5-10505 (3.2 GHz) / AMD Ryzen 5 1600 (3.2 GHz)
Memory: 16 GB RAM
Graphics: GeForce GTX 1060 / Radeon RX 590
Storage: 40 GB available space
Additional Notes: 60 FPS, 1920×1080 in epic