Today, Armed With Wings: Rearmed from one-man developer Sun-Studios has launched on PC, accompanied by an official launch trailer.
As you may know, Armed With Wings: Rearmed has been in Steam Early Access for roughly two years, where it has garnered a “Very Positive” Steam User Review ranking.
The game is also in development for PS4 and Xbox One; however, these versions are still without a release date. Additionally, the developer has revealed it assessing the game for Switch, but hasn’t announced anything yet.
Armed with Wings: Rearmed is the redesigned version of Armed with Wings, the 2008 flash game. The redesign includes improved artwork, additional levels, and streamlined gameplay. Additionally, new cutscenes and minor design changes have also been implemented. All of these additions have been available in the game since its Early Access launch. However, to accompany the game’s official launch, Sun-Studios has also added a whole slab of new stuff as well, including:
Weapon Pickups In Story Special enemies drop equippable gear. The hunt begins for the best equipment!
Campfires Sit by the campfire to change your equipment in-game.
New Difficulty Tier Test yourself against 3 difficulties: Normal, Hard and Futile!
New ‘Relic’ Challenge Collect all the relics to unlock a special challenge.
New Playable Character The teased 3rd character is now unlockable.
New VS Arenas More ways to battle your friends in local VS.
Here’s an official overview of the game for those of you who want to know more:
You are the sword; cut down your foes with steel and thunder. You are the wings; explore the skies and uncover unreachable mysteries. Embark on a journey through a vicious world ruled by darkness and imperial tyranny – the lands of Blackmist.
Darkness continues to plague the world of Blackmist. The Rebel Army is crushed, the war for freedom is lost and the Tyrant King Vandheer continues to rule with his cold, iron fist. However, the cries of the perished have not been ignored by the divine ones who seek to save the world from darkness. So by their hands the strongest of the fallen is resurrected, wielding celestial power and a sacred title, Armed with Wings.
Your blade summons the power of lightning and thunder. Strike your foes and reduce them to mist.
Your Eagle companion will aid you in solving puzzles on your journey. Discover what lies ahead, distract guards, move objects and collect unreachable items.
The dark world of Blackmist is a dilapidated ruin full of monsters, mercenaries and mysteries. Journey through 40 hand crafted levels brimming with thoughtful puzzles and challenging adversaries.
King Vandheer resides in his palace waiting for your arrival. Execute the divine order and destroy Vandheer.
Armed with Wings: Rearmed currently costs its same Early Access price of $7.99 USD. This price-point will increase to $9.99 USD sometime in mid-July. Additionally, if you pick up the game within its first week you can actually snatch it for $6.79 USD, thanks to a special 15% launch discount.
Below, you can check out the official launch trailer: