It's time to battle out of hell faster than ever before in Hades, with the launch of the game's latest major Early Access update!
The High Speed Update introduces a brand-new suite of lightning-quick abilities that add even more variety to the game's fluid, blood-pumping combat. Here are the highlights:
- Welcome Hermes, messenger of the gods, swiftest of all Olympians! His boons make you faster than ever, unlocking new potential in battle.
- Battle New Foes, the death-spewing Soul Catcher and explosive Flame Wheels -- each bringing new challenges to Elysium, the game's toughest biome!
- Explore New Chambers in Elysium, expanding the types of dangers and surprises that await on the way to the surface.
- Gain New Boons, such as 'Battle Rage' and 'Merciful End'! Wield these godly powers responsibly!
- Discover a New Music Track: 'Last Words', a rocking theme heralding Thanatos, the enigmatic incarnation of death.
Plus, we've added lots of new fully-voiced story moments, updated art and visual FX, and more! Read the full patch notes here, inside the game client, or our Supergiant official Discord. There's also this:
And, coming later this summer: another huge update, featuring the game's next main biome after Elysium. Stay tuned!