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The Binding of Isaac: Afterbirth+

Second DLC for The Binding of Isaac: Rebirth developed by Nicalis studio. It adds tens of unique items to create more surprising combinations, new monsters to defeat, the special bestiary that describes them, and bonus rooms that form a huge labyrinth.

This is The Binding of Isaac: Rebirth expansion pack.

Arcade | roguelike | RPG elements | 2D | dungeon-crawler | for 2 people | indie games | co-op

The Binding of Isaac: Afterbirth+ cover

developer: Nicalis

publisher: Nicalis

Official website

Game mode: single / multiplayer

Multiplayer mode: common screen, players: 1-2

game release date:

03Jan2017

PC

17Mar2017

Switch

19Sep2017

PS4

Apr2020

XONE

The Binding of Isaac: Afterbirth+ for PC, SWITCH and etc. is a second expansion for The Binding of Isaac: Rebirth, which debuted in 2014. It was a complex remake of incredibly popular The Binding of Isaac, which was based on Flash and appeared on PC in September 2011. It was the work of two people – Edmund McMillen and Florian Himsl, with the first being known back then from a platformer Super Meat Boy, which won hearts of players in 2010. He also worked on The Binding of Isaac: Afterbirth+, along with Nicalis studio’s team.

Game mechanics

The Binding of Isaac: Afterbirth+ doesn’t change fundamental features of gameplay. This still is a two-dimensional roguelike arcade game, in which we explore randomly generated labyrinth, fight enemies, get power-ups and discover various secrets. Similarly to the first DLC, Afterbirth+ offers many novelties for fans. Veterans can count on tens of unique items that can create even more powerful or surprising combinations. There are also new monsters dwelling on every floor, which can be checked in added bestiary in main menu. As we explore labyrinth of basement, we can find new rooms, including very rare chambers with precious treasures.

Game modes

The add-on introduces new difficulty level for Greed mode, as well as new final chapter of the story, with unique ending and additional boss. Players also received another playable character and five more challenges.

Technical aspects

The biggest novelty in The Binding of Isaac: Afterbirth+ is an addition of built-in modding tools, which can be used to freely modify major features of The Binding of Isaac: Rebirth. This includes creating new items, monsters, characters and even modes or campaigns.

PEGI Rating

Age rating. The PEGI rating considers the age suitability of a game, not the level of difficulty.Game refers to or depicts the use of drugs.Game contains depictions of violence.

System requirements

PC / Windows

PC / Windows

Recommended: Core i7 3.0 GHz, 4 GB RAM, graphic card 1 GB GeForce GT 240 or better, 500 MB HDD, Windows 7
Minimum: Core i3 2.4 GHz, 8 GB RAM, graphic card 1 GB GeForce GT 240 or better, 449 MB HDD, Windows XP/Vista(SP2)/7(SP1)/8

The Binding of Isaac getting the Afterbirth+ DLC today
The Binding of Isaac getting the Afterbirth+ DLC today

news 03 January 2017 13:52

The Binding of Isaac: Afterbirth+, the second DLC for this popular action RPG shooter with roguelike elements, is launching today on Steam.

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