Shadows: Awakening is a unique, isometric single-player RPG with real-time tactical combat. You embark on an epic adventure with challenging gameplay, a gripping storyline and enchanting graphics.
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Mostly Positive (227) - 76% of the 227 user reviews for this game are positive.
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Aug 31, 2018
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September 7

Shadows: Awakening Hotfix v1.12 has been released!



The Devourer never rests, and has summoned a new hotfix for the PC version of Shadows: Awakening!
Please find more details below.

Fixes
  • Fixed the Imperial Staff Quest.
  • Fixed some NPCs in Kyallisar.
  • Fixed the ”Dracon Tamer” achievement.
  • Fixed a problem with the Mausoleum disappearing under certain circumstances.
  • Fixed a problem with the Sewers map.
  • Fixed a problem, which made it impossible to open the door in the Catacombs of Thole.
  • Fixed several localisation issues.
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September 4

Shadows: Awakening Hotfix v1.11 has been released



The Devourer never rests, and has summoned a new hotfix for the PC version of Shadows: Awakening!
Please find more details below.

Fixes
  • Fixed a bug where players were no longer able to switch characters (e.g. after defeating Dharmok).
  • Fixed a bug where players got stuck while solving the rolling boulder puzzle in the Outlands.
  • Fixed a bug where the locked arena door icon disappeared before facing Zaar.
  • Fixed several localisation issues.
  • More fixes and balancing issues have been addressed.
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Reviews

“...Shadows: Awakening plays great. I’ve had more fun than I have had with similar titles in years...”
Hooked Gamers

“Shadows: Awakening is an action-packed RPG with lots of heroes, plenty of loot and a gripping story - Highly recommended purchase!”
ComputerBildSpiele

“Shadows: Awakening is a damn good action-RPG.”
GamingTrend

Feature List



A Tale of Two Worlds – In a parallel universe inhabited by demons and monsters; seamlessly switch between the Shadow Realm and the mortal plane and witness a gripping storyline in a world full of myths, destinies and legendary creatures.

Unique Party System – multiple characters in one demon, each retaining their own personalities with internal dialogues, rivalries and communication between the characters.

Wide variety of Skills and Characters – Choose from 3 heroes, each with their own personal storylines, quests and dialogues. Consume the souls of 14 playable characters, each with their own unique skillsets, like Kalig the Bandit King and Evia, Daughter of Fire.

Tactical Real-Time Combat – Combine the skills of your various characters to maximize the effects of your devastating skills and spells.

Extensive Gameplay – 20+ hours for a single playthrough, but with substantial options for replayability which accumulate to 60+ hours for the full experience.

Challenging Puzzles – Complex puzzles are scattered throughout the game, and will take you through a vibrant set of locations, from rustic towns to the deepest and darkest of dungeons.

Crafting and Looting System – Expanded crafting and looting system will let you use rewards to configure the ultimate adventurer.

Fully Voiced – All dialogues are fully narrated, including actors like Tom Baker.

About This Game

“An ancient proverb warns: ‘Never trust a demon, for betrayal is their very blood’.
Yet the Sura, the great ogres of the Wastes, have a different saying: ‘A demon honours its pact’. Perhaps when the race of men looks into the eyes of hell, they see their own darkness reflected…”


– Carissa Cantrecht

Shadows: Awakening is the new adventure in the Heretic Kingdoms saga. After the members of the secret council known as the Penta Nera are assassinated, their souls are consumed by the Devourers – evil demons which possess the ability to absorb the memories and personalities of the souls they acquire and materialize them as their puppets. Re-emerging into the mortal realm once again, the demonic Penta Nera continue their quest for power and immortality, but at what cost?



Shadows: Awakening is a unique, isometric single-player RPG with real-time tactical combat. You take control of a demon summoned from the Shadow Realm – the Devourer – to consume the souls of long-dead heroes and embark on an epic adventure with challenging gameplay, a gripping storyline and enchanting graphics. Do you have the focus and wits to master the world of the Heretic Kingdoms? Gather your party, control powerful heroes and use their skills to your advantage. But who is in charge… the demon, or the souls that it has devoured? It's up to you to either thwart a major threat and save the world, or to plunge it into complete disaster…

System Requirements

    Minimum:
    • Requires a 64-bit processor and operating system
    • OS: Windows 7/8/10 64Bit Versions
    • Processor: Intel Compatible 2.1 GHz Dual Core
    • Memory: 4 GB RAM
    • Graphics: GTX460 2GB or compatible
    • Storage: 13 GB available space
    Recommended:
    • Requires a 64-bit processor and operating system
    • OS: Windows 7/8/10 64Bit Versions
    • Processor: Intel Core i7 or better
    • Memory: 8 GB RAM
    • Graphics: NVIDIA GeForce GTX 970 or better
    • DirectX: Version 11
    • Storage: 13 GB available space

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