The following guide to Mortal Shell contains a complete set of information about Cold Symmetry studio's debut soulslike game. Here you will find basic information that will help you delve into the dark fantasy world and complete the game.
The guide was divided into four parts. The first is a walkthrough. There you will find descriptions of all locations in the game. In addition, this section includes strategies for the boss fights.
The second part of the guide consists of answers to questions that may arise during the game. You will learn, among other things, how to heal your character, how to increase familiarity with items, what Shells are, and how to improve weapons.
The third part describes the mechanics implemented in the game as well as basic tips on how to start the game and maximize your chances of winning fights with opponents. You can find all the information here, starting with the most basic ones. You will learn from here, among other things, how the combat looks like and how does the character development system work. In addition, you will find some basic advice that should help you during the gameplay.
The last section of the guide is an appendix, which includes a list of achievements, control tips as well as minimum and recommended PC requirements.
- Briefly about Mortal Shell
- Will Mortal Shell get released on Steam?
- Does Mortal Shell have multiplayer?
- Does Mortal Shell have a tutorial?
- Mortal Shell age category
- Difficulty level - can it be changed?
- Is there fast travel?
- Minimum system requirements
Briefly about Mortal Shell
Mortal Shell is a game in which the player, an empty shell, must fight multiple opponents who live in a desolate world. Humanity basically doesn't exist, there are only remains. The player's goal is to go in search of lost shrines and defeat increasingly difficult opponents.
Mortal Shell is a title that takes inspiration from the Dark Souls series while adding its own ideas. Watch the action from a third-person perspective, fight against various opponents, from the usual mobs, who are still dangerous, to powerful bosses requiring a good strategy and focus.
You will fight with both melee and distance weapons such as Balistazooka. You have to watch your opponent's every move - one bad decision can cost you your life.
Will Mortal Shell get released on Steam?
Yes, Mortal Shell will be released on Steam. The game will be released on PlayStation 4, Xbox One and PC on the Epic Games store. Mortal Shell will hit Steam in 2021 or later. So far, no details have been released regarding the Steam platform.
Does Mortal Shell have multiplayer?
Mortal Shell won't have a multiplayer mode on the release day. There is a chance that such mode will be created in the near future. However, there is currently no way of playing Mortal Shell online with others. You don't need an internet connection to play Mortal Shell.
Does Mortal Shell have a tutorial?
Yes. Mortal Shell has a tutorial. You learn the basic mechanics at the beginning of the game. This will allow you to better understand how to fight and, most importantly, avoid death.
Mortal Shell age category
Fights in Mortal Shell feature a lot of blood. Therefore, it got PEGI 18 rating. This means the game is not intended for younger audiences.
Difficulty level - can it be changed?
No, the difficulty level in Mortal Shell cannot be changed. As is the case with other souls-like productions, the game has a predetermined difficulty level. The game has a high entry point.
Is there fast travel?
Yes, the game has a fast travel system. To unlock it, you must first upgrade the entire tree of one of your Shells. You will then be able to buy an item from Sester Genessa called an Ornate Mask. Thanks to it, you will be able to teleport to your chosen Sester.
Minimum system requirements
- Operating system: Windows 7 SP1 or later (64 bit)
- Processor: Intel Core i5-4590/AMD FX 8350
- RAM: 8 GB
- Graphics card: NVIDIA GTX 970/AMD Radeon R9 290
- Disk space: 12 GB
About Mortal Shell Guide, Walkthrough
Author : Dawid "DavideLi" Lubczynski for gamepressure.com
Translator : Mateusz "Ictius" Sawka
last update : August 21, 2020
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Mortal Shell Video Game
- genre: RPG
- developer: Cold Symmetry
- publisher: PlayStack
- platform: PC, PS4, XONE