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Uncover XEL’s dark past XEL is a 3D action-adventure set in a sci-fi fantasy setting. Play as Reid, shipwrecked on the strange world of XEL. Without any recollection of her former life, it is up to you to unravel her past and connection to XEL. Ready your sword and shield as you explore the overworld of XEL and dive into imposing Zelda-like dungeons full of unforeseen threats and challenging puzzles. Throughout your journey you will make new friends and foes, learn new moves, find new gadgets as well as being able to jump through time and space. As Reid delves deeper into the mysteries surrounding XEL, she discovers an endless cycle of peril. Will she be able to break free from it and what will it take?
An ass-kicking 3D action-adventure through space and timeExplore the mysterious world of XEL and uncover its dark past
A vibrant overworld and challenging Zelda-like dungeons await to be explored and mastered
Help Reid figure out who she is and why she is stranded on this strange place
Hack and slash your way through gone-haywire-robot-minions and face the exotic wildlife of XEL
Solve time bending puzzles and make use of your arsenal of gadgets to unlock secret paths
Old-school gameplay meets new-school featuresA classic top-down 3D action-adventure with dynamic camera shifts to stay close to the action
XEL offers a well-crafted combat system with different attacks, combos, dodging, parrying and gadgets. How you tackle each encounter is up to you
Upgrade your weapons, shield and gadgets to kick even more ass and unlock powerful new moves and combos
Collect cores to unlock unique abilities that will let you jump through time to traverse prior inaccessible areas or encounter foes in a weaker state and bend the rules of space
Zelda-like dungeons and puzzles put your wits as well as your guts to the test
The world of XEL awaitsExperience an intriguing sci-fi fantasy tale with a strong emphasis on story-telling, combat and puzzling
Meet a memorable cast of characters and engage in witty and charming dialogues
Stumble upon secret quests and landmarks to learn more of the lore
Discover time-distorted areas that allow you to take a glimpse behind the curtain that led to the downfall of this strange place
Interact with your environment and actively engage with NPCsA timeless soundtrack and visuals
XEL offers vibrant visuals, handcrafted by a passionate Indie team as well as a timeless soundtrack composed by Gidon Wolff

System requirements for PC

  • Requires a 64-bit processor and operating system
  • OS: Windows 10 64-Bit systems only
  • Processor: Intel i5 Quad-Core, 3 GHz
  • Memory: 8 GB RAM
  • Graphics: GTX 1080 Ti / RX Vega 64
  • DirectX: Version 12
  • Storage: 6 GB available space
  • Additional Notes: 8k monitors not supported
  • Requires a 64-bit processor and operating system
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Last Modified: Jun 10, 2023

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