BUDAPEST – November 13, 2012 – Meet Van Helsing, the man with many talents – granted that you need someone specifically trained to hunt down monsters. This mysterious stranger will save you in a heartbeat from the various creatures of the night, leaving with only a snappy one-liner. He is the son of the legendary monster hunter Abraham Van Helsing, and although he might be young, he is far from inexperienced. But fate has different plans for him than for his father. To defeat the new threat, he has to side with the ancient monsters of Borgovia and reconsider everything he learned to believe…
Right after the voting ended yesterday, Neocore's Lead Artist, Aniko Salamon aka Coreoca sat down and made this quick sketch about the game's new Van Helsing, the Mysterious Stranger . Watch the video here:
Watch the video on YouTube at: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vSxXkdlbYDI
See the results of the voting and the story behind the character change here:
The Incredible Adventures of Van Helsing, an action-RPG set in a gothic-noir universe filled with monsters, magic, and weird technology, leads players on a fantastical journey to Borgovia. In a place where unexplainable technology and supernatural creatures are real, players will follow the son of the famed hunter, known in-game as Van Helsing. Featuring an immersive storyline, a memorable cast of characters, and a beautifully dark and gothic art style, The Incredible Adventures of Van Helsing looks to test the bravest hunters in 2013.
Founded in 2005, NeocoreGames is a small development studio aiming to create high quality products. Best known for its King Arthur – The Role-Playing Wargame series, NeocoreGames also developed Crusaders: Thy Kingdom Come and The Kings’ Crusade. After dabbling with various mixtures of RTS-RPGs and strategy games, the studio is venturing into the field of more traditional RPGs. Returning to independent development, NeocoreGames continues to expand its creativity and devotion to video games.