Torchlight Frontiers announced

Surprise, the series isn’t extinguished after all.

Perfect World Entertainment recently announced the next iteration in the award-winning Torchlight universe, Torchlight Frontiers is in the works by Echtra Games.

This new addition to the shared-world action-RPG series hopes to bring back many of the franchise’s signature features. Torchlight Frontiers will bring players together in a shared dynamic world in which they’ll team up to explore a vibrant and hostile world filled with dungeons.

The project will be led by Max Schaefer, co-creator of original Torchlight. After Runic Games was dissolved last year it was a longstanding dream of the team’s to revive the world of Torchlight.

“Evolving the Torchlight universe into a shared world has always been a goal for the franchise, and I’m excited that we’re finally able to make it a reality,” said Max Schaefer, CEO of Echtra Games.

Torchlight Frontiers will be available on PC, Xbox One and PlayStation®4. A release date has not yet been announced.

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Editor Jon loves the experimental nature of indie games, and has written about them for the likes of Eurogamer, PCGamer and GameReactor. As editor of The Indie Game Website, Jon is responsible for the overall content direction of the website, and enjoys moving things around in our Google Calendar.