Hellpoint Next-Generation Versions Launching in 2021
Developer Cradle Games and publisher tinyBuild announced that dedicated PlayStation 5 and Xbox Series X versions of action RPG Hellpoint will launch in 2021. The next-generation versions will include support for higher frame rates and resolutions, as well as two graphical modes — performance mode featuring dynamic 4K resolution at 60FPS and quality mode featuring native 4K resolution at 30 FPS.
Those who already own the PlayStation 4 or Xbox One version will be able upgrade to the PlayStation 5 or Xbox Series X version respectively for free. A new option to unlock the frame rate will also be available on the existing PlayStation 4 and Xbox One versions when being run on next-generation consoles.
Hellpoint is a sci-fi action RPG set on a derelict space station orbiting a black hole and lists Dark Souls, Dead Space, Event Horizon, and Hellraiser as its inspirations. The game features split-screen and online co-op multiplayer. It was released for PlayStation 4, Xbox One, PC, Mac, and Linux in July 2020. A Nintendo Switch version was planned for release at the same time but has been delayed and not yet dated. Those looking to read more about Hellpoint can check out Pascal Tekaia’s review of the PC version.