Lies of P was released early on Xbox Game Pass: it can be played now, although the official launch is on Tuesday.
The subscribers of Xbox Game Pass You can play Lies of P in advance, although the game’s launch is scheduled for Tuesday September 19th The game has been available on Game Pass for a few hours.
That’s not a mistake: Aaron Greenberg, VP of Marketing at Xbox, has confirmed it a tweet. An “Early Access” of less than 24 hours, but which will certainly be appreciated by some Xbox or PC gamers.
For the rest of PlayStation 5, PlayStation 4 or PC users on Steam, they will have to wait until Tuesday, September 19th to purchase 59.99 euros. Game Pass is the only subscription platform where it is available.
Lies of P, the soul-like Pinocchio who lived up to all expectations
Since its announcement in May 2021, Lies of P has generated a lot of interest among players due to its souls-like gameplay like Dark Souls and its gothic aesthetic that brought it closer Bloodborne one of the most popular FromSoftware games exclusive to PS4.
It is the work of Round8 Studio a Korean studio that has made gold with the Unreal Engine 4, with very nice graphics (although not revolutionary, it will also be released on PS4 and Xbox One) and a story inspired by Pinocchio.
The protagonist is Pinocchio, who transforms into a human in a city full of robots and mechanical enemies. In addition to all of his weapons such as swords or axes, Pinocchio has a mechanical arm to which he can attach weapons and tools such as a flamethrower or a hook.
On Metacritic, Lies of P has a score between 81 and 84 in its versions. In the end, the promises were not empty and Lies of P is a game with a lot of substance that fans of the genre cannot miss.
“Although it’s sometimes too derivative, we had a great time with Lies of P. It’s so well made in all aspects and the changes it introduces are so well thought out (although not groundbreaking) that we wouldn’t have to lie to recommend it.” , we say in our analysis of Lies of P.