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Armored Core VI Release Date Confirmed For August 25

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FromSoftware has announced on the PlayStation Blog that the highly anticipated Armored Core VI: Fires of Rubicon will launch on August 25, 2023.

Armored Core VI sees players hoping into the metallic boots of augmented mercenary, who has access to a massive customisable mech. The PS Blog post goes into much more detail on how the game plays, stating that fans can look forward too the “smooth, responsive controls they’ve come to expect in FromSoftware’s games is still here — just in a different context.”

In terms of narrative, Armored Core VI takes place on the planet Rubicon, which is home to a powerful energy source known as the Coral. This material is highly volatile, and has resulted in a huge disaster that has reduced nearly all of the planet to ash. Despite this, mega corporations still wage war over this valuable resource.

Maseru Yamamura, the game’s director, commented:

It’s an intricate and multi-layered world, brimming with mega-structures and enormous underground facilities built by its former inhabitants. These structures cover a planetary surface wracked with extreme cold and contamination in the aftermath of the great disaster, and the player will be exploring these various environments as they proceed.

There’s tons more info available on the PlayStation Blog, so be sure to check it out here.

Armored Core VI: Fires of Rubicon is due out on August 25 for PS5, PS4, PC, Xbox Series X/S, and Xbox One.