Is Avowed coming to PS5? The newly-announced RPG from Obsidian Entertainment is coming to PC and Xbox Series X, although that’s about all we know right now as it’s still in the early stages of development.
Given Obsidian’s history with RPGs, folk are obviously going to be asking about a possible Avowed PS5 release – but is it happening? Let’s find out!
Is Avowed Coming To PS5?
Sadly, Obsidian will not be be bringing Avowed to the PS5. The Fallout: New Vegas developer was acquired by Microsoft recently, which means it’s now a Microsoft first-party developer making games exclusively for Xbox Series X.
What Is Avowed?
Avowed is a first-person RPG set within a sprawling fantasy world known as Eora.
You can catch the full synopsis and view the latest trailer for Avowed below.
Welcome to the Living Lands, a mysterious island filled with adventure and danger.
Set in the fictional world of Eora that was first introduced to players in the Pillars of Eternity franchise, Avowed is a first-person fantasy action RPG from the award-winning team at Obsidian Entertainment.
You are the envoy of Aedyr, a distant land, sent to investigate rumors of a spreading plague throughout the Living Lands – an island full of mysteries and secrets, danger and adventure, and choices and consequences, and untamed wilderness. You discover a personal connection to the Living Lands and an ancient secret that threatens to destroy everything. Can you save this unknown frontier and your soul from the forces threatening to tear them asunder?
The Weird and Wonderful Living Lands
The Living Lands is a place that feels foreign yet somewhat intrinsic to you as it feels the island itself is calling out to you for help. Explore an island home to many different environments and landscapes, each with their own unique ecosystem.
Visceral Combat to Play Your Way
Mix and match swords, spells, guns, and shields to fight your way. Dig into your grimoire for spells to trap, freeze or burn enemies, bash them with your shield, or use range bows to attack from a distance.
Companions as part of your journey
Companions from a spread of species will fight alongside you, with their own unique set of abilities. From a former mercenary to an eccentric wizard, they will be part of your journey with your choices shaping them as you help them with their quests.