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Neverwinter Infernal Descent Drops in January

Developer Cryptic Studios and publisher Perfect World Entertainment announce Infernal Descent, a new module coming to the PC edition of Neverwinter on January 21st. This is based on Baldurís Gate: Descent Into Avernus, the latest Dungeons & Dragons tabletop adventure, and word is its release on consoles will follow "at a later date." Here's the Announcement Trailer, and here's word on what this will bring to the free-to-play MMORPG, which will kick off with a three-week event beginning tomorrow:
Adventurers will unite with new heroes to rescue Vallenhas Manor from the fiery depths of Avernus, the first layer of the Nine Hells.

Infernal Descent marks the debut of Neverwinterís first-ever campaign for level 80 characters, plus a new endgame dungeon and adventure zone set on Vallenhas Estate, which is chained in limbo. To celebrate the gameís venture into the Nine Hells, Neverwinter will also kick off the Hell Pit event tomorrow on PC, a special three-week challenge inviting heroes to survive the horrors of the Lower Planes.