Yaga’s Roots of Evil DLC Out Now on PC
Publisher Versus Evil and developer Breadcrumbs Interactive announced that new DLC for Yaga is out now on PC. Roots of Evil features a new story chapter and additional side quests around the village of Oakvale, which is besieged by corrupted beasts. The DLC also includes a new biome, the Corrupted Forest, with new creatures and bosses as well as new folklore figures including Kuma Lisa the trickster fox, the Trinket Kid, and Gigi the Loan Shark. Roots of Evil is available through Steam and GOG.com for $9.99/£7.49/€8.49.
Yaga is inspired by Slavic folklore and follows Ivan, a one-handed blacksmith cursed with bad luck. He is watched over by the witch Baba Yaga while he takes on numerous impossible tasks from the tzar. The game aims to encourage replayability with multiple endings, different possible ways of completing encounters, and various decisions and upgrade paths for Ivan that affect his story, reputation, and how he fights. The game released in 2019 on PC, PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Nintendo Switch, and Apple Arcade.