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FULL Gameplay Trailer for V Rising’s Massive Update is out today

Celebrate the first anniversary of V Rising with a bang!

“Secrets of Gloomrot” - coming May 17th
Skövde, Sweden – 10th May 2023 – Today, Stunlock Studios published the full gameplay trailer for "Secrets of Gloomrot," the highly anticipated first major content update, scheduled for release for V Rising’s one year anniversary on May 17th. The “Secrets of Gloomrot'' adds a host of new content for players: improved castle building, expanded combat mechanics, and significant changes to the world map which includes the biome of Gloomrot.

Watch the V Rising 'Secrets of Gloomrot' Full Gameplay Trailer

Welcome to Gloomrot! As one of the game’s larger regions, it offers an extensive new area to explore where players will fight against mutated experiments and mechanical wonders spawned from the twisted imaginations of the Trancendum. Players will hunt the blood of the brilliantly insane to harness the power of lightning and enter a new age of technology. In addition to the new biome, the update includes a long list of improvements and new content. Players can construct multiple castle floors, claim castle territories and customize their domains in new ways. Combat is improved and has become more diverse with the addition of new weapon types and a new spell school. On top of that, the jewel system allows players to modify their spells to their liking. The world of Vardoran has been revamped, offering players new points of interest to visit, visual updates, new items, and enemy types. Players will also encounter 13 additional bosses and 30 new enemy types. Get ready to experience a thrilling new adventure in the world of V Rising!

"Secrets of Gloomrot" is set to launch on May 17th, and players can visit the website to learn more.

More on V Rising:
Survive as a newly awakened vampire in a world ruled by humans and rise to become the next Dracula. Feed on blood to gain new powers, hide from the scorching sun, and engage in real-time PvE and PvP combat set in a dark fantasy realm. Raise your castle and invite friends to join as you explore a vast open world, pillage villages, skirmish with bandits, and delve into the lairs of supernatural beasts. Attack other player’s castles, or become a diplomat in a game of blood, power, and betrayal.
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About Stunlock Studios
Stunlock Studios is one of the leading independent Swedish game developers in Skövde, known for vampire survival game V Rising and arena brawler Battlerite. Out now in Early Access, V Rising’s gothic world has already attracted more than 3 million vampiric initiates and Battlerite was one of the most popular free-to-play games on Steam with over 6 million unique players entering the arena. With a passion for multiplayer action games, the studio crafts groundbreaking and community-driven games, always with their players in mind.