The award-winning detective RPG that has already picked up multiple awards and it’s about to get that much better with Disco Elysium The Final Cut. This version of the game will be the ultimate edition, bringing new quest lines to indulge yourself in, fully-voiced characters, and new areas to explore and more. It’s all set to release in March. Don’t worry, if you already own the original Disco Elysium you will get a free upgrade to the Final Cut so you can experience all the new stuff for free. Let’s take a closer look at Disco Elysium The Final Cut changes.
What is Disco Elysium
If you somehow managed to miss this game the first time around, Disco Elysium is a detective RPG inspired by shows like True Detective, games such as Planetscape Torment, and even old school pen-and-paper RPGs. Investigate an open-ended case in the shoes of a detective down on his luck, at rock bottom and who can’t even remember his own name. Don’t worry you’ll have your partner – the ever pragmatic Kim Kitsuragi, to help guide you. Explore branching narratives that will take you on a wild and mysterious ride. With a unique skills system where each skill acts like personalities you really get to play the game however you like.
Disco Elysium The Final Cut Changes
As mentioned there is quite a bit of new stuff coming to the game – easily enough for those of us who’ve already completed it to jump in and play it again.
One that veterans will be wanting to know the most is the Disco Elysium final cut new quests. Explore a new political vision quest line will have you facing the reality of your worldview as your political compass takes you through new paths. Discover new areas filled with new citizens to engage with. Leave an even bigger mark on this world by chasing and realising your dreams.
There has been an additional 150,000 words added to the game including fully voice acted characters.
Furthermore, there are new clothes, cutscenes, full controller support and more.
The Final Cut also sees the release of a Collectors Edition. This Collectors Edition brought to you in partnership with iam8bit includes a 190+ page hardbound art book, an illustrated fabric map of the fictional Martiaise, a physical edition of the game and a hand-painted ‘Mind Totem’ vinyl sculpture.
Additionally, and also via iam8bit are two different vinyl LP’s containing the game’s fantastic soundtrack. One of versions includes an innovative origami puzzle style jacket for you records that unfolds to a huge 3×3 feet featuring artwork from the game and concept art that inspired it.
Disco Elysium is one of the best written games to be released in the last few years. It truly lets you get lost in the world around you and provides you a totally different narrative adventure than what you might be used to. You really don’t want to sleep on this one.