Portal Knights

Platform(s): PC, PlayStation 4, Xbox One
Genre: RPG/Action
Publisher: 505 Games
Developer: Keen Games
Release Date: May 23, 2017 (US), May 19, 2017 (EU)

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'Portal Knights' (ALL) Free Trial Coming To PS4 And Xbox One

by Rainier on April 5, 2017 @ 2:12 p.m. PDT

Portal Knights is an action-packed, 3D sandbox role-playing game which transports players into exciting realms of magic, monsters and mystery.

Offering the opportunity to craft your own journey within the solo experience or become part of a four-player multi-player adventure, Portal Knightsincludes spectacular dungeon crawling, castle building and boss fighting. Portal Knightsallows players the chance to visit other worlds and biomes as they progress through the game, whilst the game’s skill tree and lightweight levelling system allows players to set goals and vary to different styles by offering unique role-playing game (RPG) playerclasses.

The Portal Knights adventure begins as players create their character as a Warrior, Mage or Ranger from a multitude of customization opportunities that can be continually enhanced throughout the game. Once a character is created, players are immersed into the world of fun and fantasy with dozens of randomly generated environments, each one uniquely populated with enemies to vanquish, treasures to discover and resources to mine. Across this dangerous ruinous world, the action-packed journey features an interconnected web of ancient portals inviting players to craft, battle and build their own adventure on a quest to become the ultimate Portal Knight!


Adventurers and dungeon masters will soon be able to rejoice as the free trial for 505 Games' cooperative sandbox action-RPG Portal Knights makes an epic jump from Early Access on Steam to the PS4 and Xbox One on April 20!

The free trial version of Portal Knights will provide newcomers and hardcore fans an early taste of the game’s immersive world with the ability to craft, battle and build an entirely unique adventure in Portal Knights’ randomly generated worlds. Magic, monsters and mystery awaits in dungeons and castles across more than 40 unique islands as players encounter epic boss battles and enjoy both single and two-player cooperative multiplayer gameplay.

The features available in the free trial of Portal Knights will include:

  • Character Creation: Choose between ranger, mage and warrior and customize avatar appearance through a powerful editor. Explore the levelling up and skills system to forge a unique Portal Knight and assign it a companion pet which will join in the adventure.
  • Learn the Basics: Hone tactical combat skills by facing fearsome blobs during the day and deadly hollow knights who come out only at night. Harness the deep crafting system and use mined resources to make new equipment and armour. Take the first step towards a homely big castle by renovating your dilapidated farmhouse and growing crops. Explore the island for a dungeon filled with skeletons and treasure, in your hunt for portal shards to open the gate to the next island. 
  • Single Player and Co-Op: The trial version let’s players to experience the game both in single and in multiplayer thanks to the co-op offline mode for two-player split screen. Join forces to build structures, explore dungeons, defeat monsters, complete quests, trade items on the first island.
  • Transfer in-game progress to the full game: The free trial save data can be transferred to the full game once released, so players can continue their adventure from where they left off!

Players who pre-order Portal Knights will receive exclusive bonus content for the PS4 and Xbox One version if purchased through participating retailers. Players can check with their local retailer for specific pre-order offering.

Key Features:

  • Travel between randomly generated 3D sandbox worlds – Traverse unique environments, discover creatures and resources for crafting. Explore caves, mineshafts and dungeons filled with surprises.
  • Tactical action combat - Strike foes and dodge their attacks in fast-paced third-person battles. Outwit each enemy’s unique AI and choose from an assortment of weapons and spells to defeat them!
  • Unique RPG classes to choose from and master - Play as a Warrior, Mage or Ranger and customize appearance, abilities and gear.
  • Epic boss battles - Face off against the Portal Guardians, the most formidable beasts in the realm, in their twisted arenas.
  • Gather unique resources from across the worlds to craft an arsenal and supplies - Upgrade crafting stations and expand the recipe list to +100 items, complete with specific crafting trees based on players’ character class.
  • Construct a stronghold from dozens of materials and furnishings - Display the hard-earned treasure from players’ journeys. Plant a farm and reap harvest as crops grow in real time.
  • Join friends in 4-person cooperative multiplayer - Throughout the whole experience, build structures, explore dungeons and team up together in combat

Portal Knights is currently available as Early Access title through Steam.


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