505 Games and Keen Games announced this week that the action RPG Portal Knights is set to receive a free trial release on April 20. Players will be able to experience a free trial for the game on Xbox One and PlayStation 4 that will allow them to create their character and explore the world of the game ahead of the official full release.
The trial for Portal Knights will be available as a free download in the PlayStation Store or Xbox Games Market, and gamers will be able to create characters and explore the world right off the bat. Additionally, they can transfer save data that to the full retail version after it launches.
Additionally, the full launch date for digital and retail editions of the game for consoles has also been confirmed. The game will launch in North America and Europe on May 23. It will then hit the Middle East and Africa on May 19. Also, gamers who pre-order the game will receive exclusive bonus content for the PS4 and Xbox One if purchased through participating retailers.
For the free trial version, players will be able to test out the game’s immersive world, the crafting system, the building system, and go on various adventures. The game will feature 40 unique islands filled with boss battles, dungeons, castles and single and two-player cooperative multiplayer gameplay.
The free trial hits the consoles on April 20.