Shadows_Screenshot_05bitComposer and Games Farm today released the first big update for the early access version of Shadows: Heretic Kingdoms. Amongst other smaller fixes the update introduces Zaar, a new playable character and the Outlands, a brand new zone with several new areas. Additionally, the developers have implemented changes based on player feedback from the early access, including controller support for Shadows: Heretic Kingdoms and much more dynamic battles within the game.

In the Outlands players face hordes of new enemies like the Nomads and the Bone Demons, as well as new and challenging quests. Players can also now customize their party and characters in the new “Devourer Lair”, where the Devourer holds his souls captive. Plus, a host of updates to the GUI, the physics system, and the drop- and loot system in addition to DirectX11 support improve the overall gaming experience.


 Other Highlights of the Update include:

  • New bossfights
  • New equipment
  • New enemies and NPCs
  • Numerous bugfixes

Further information about Shadows: Heretic Kingdoms can be found at:

The game is now available on Steam Early Access: