Hippocampus: Dark Fantasy Adventure Next Week

Hippocampus: Dark Fantasy Adventure is an action/adventure coming to Steam on February 20th. Publisher Bad Vices Games and developer Valkyrie Initiative fancy this a Dark Souls-style experience, saying this also includes DMC and adrenaline parkour elements. You can get a look at gameplay in this let's play video (NSFW). Here's word on what to expect:
Hippocampus is a third person hack and slash with fast paced combat system and platform phases, focused on mutilations and different enemy behaviors. Play as Lord Moebius who made use of a dangerous hallucinogen, the datura stramonium, to make his memories vivid in order to meet again Lorelei, his lost betroathed. Face the monstrosities given birth by the hallucination, solve environment puzzles to access new areas and discover the truth behind the disappearance of Lorelei.


  • Unique health system
  • Thrilling old school action adventure
  • Gore violence
  • Hard platform phases
  • Many enemy behaviors
  • Challenging boss fights

Developed in Unreal Engine 4