From Press Release:
During the gamescom 2021 Xbox Stream today, Humble Games and Nullpointer debuted Into The Pit, a fast-paced retro-FPS roguelite, releasing for PC and Xbox One on October 19. The game will also be available for Xbox Game Pass on Day 1.
In Into the Pit, you play as a member of a family of lore-hunting mystics. You and your cousin Luridia separately wander the land following rumors of occult power. After discovering a demonic pit in a nearby village, Luridia’s once prolific letters grow silent. Something has gone terribly wrong. Now it is up to you to journey to the desolate hamlet under dark eldritch skies. What did Luridia discover? And what great power has this village unearthed?
FIGHT WITH CHAOTIC MAGIC – Experiment with various spells and powers to become an unstoppable magical force
SHIFTING TREACHEROUS DUNGEONS – High-octane energy and short-paced levels will keep players on their toes. Players will never know what horror lies beyond the next corner.
GROW POWERS – Rescue villagers to open shops for permanent upgrades to prolong runs and maximize potential
CHOOSE YOUR CHALLENGE – Mix keys and runes gathered on journeys to generate and combine different dungeon encounters