Below trailer brings a moment of ethereal calm to Gamescom


Sick of suited up guys yelling into mouthpieces, incendiary shooter sequels and stuff that's Only On Xbox ? This Below trailer provides a calm respite from the brouhaha of Gamescom . There's no new information (ie, we still don't know when it's coming out), but this Capybara developed top-down adventure roguelike is looking prettier than ever.

Below was an Xbox exclusive back in the day, before Capybara confirmed a Steam release in April. Cory Banks went hands on with the game back in April, reporting that there's "potential for both streaming playthroughs and, once the community solves its puzzles, Spelunky-like speedruns."

Shaun Prescott

Shaun Prescott is the Australian editor of PC Gamer. With over ten years experience covering the games industry, his work has appeared on GamesRadar+, TechRadar, The Guardian, PLAY Magazine, the Sydney Morning Herald, and more. Specific interests include indie games, obscure Metroidvanias, speedrunning, experimental games and FPSs. He thinks Lulu by Metallica and Lou Reed is an all-time classic that will receive its due critical reappraisal one day.