Conan demo coming to PSN next week

THQ has announced that it will be releasing a playable demo of Conan for the PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360 next week.

Xbox 360 owners will be able to download the title from October 8, with PlayStation 3 users gaining access to the demo via the PlayStation Store three days later on October 11.

Full details on the exact content of the demo have yet to be revealed.

Conan is an eponymous action adventure title based around the legendary warrior of the same name. Gamers take on the role of the infamous Conan the Barbarian as he ventures into numerous locations battling hordes of enemies in an effort overthrow a nefarious power, which threatens to consume the entire world.

Players will be able to utilize a variety of weapons and equipment to fend off enemies, including axes, swords, clubs and various magical properties as you rack up kills with devastating combos.

Conan is currently available in European territories and is due out in North America from October 23.