A Plague Tale: Innocence Gets a Demo, Focus Home Interactive Titles on Sale This Weekend


A Plague Tale: Innocence is one of the underappreciated best games of 2019. Yes, A Plague Tale has been a decent success for publisher Focus Home Interactive, but it really deserves more attention. Well, the game might just get that attention, as it now has a free demo which provides access to the story’s first chapter. You can check out a new trailer for the demo, below.

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For those who haven’t been keeping an eye on the game, A Plague Tale: Innocence tells the story of Amicia and her little brother Hugo, who must navigate 14th century France as they avoid the Inquisition…and hordes of plague-infested rats. Wccftech’s Francesco De Meo deemed the game one of the best surprises of 2019 in his review

A Plague Tale: Innocence is definitely among the gaming surprises of 2019, exceeding expectations in the best possible ways. With its gripping tale, charming characters and solid gameplay mechanics, the game is a must-have for those who like single-player games with a strong focus on story and character development. Even if the tale does not take in you, A Plague Tale: Innocence still offers a solid third-person stealth experience that fans of the genre will surely appreciate.

For those who check out A Plague Tale’s demo and want more, the game is 33 percent off on Steam this weekend. Xbox Live Gold and European PlayStation Plus subscribers can also get the same deal. This is part of a wider Focus Home Interactive sale, with games like Call of Cthulhu, Vampyr, The Surge, and Insurgency: Sandstorm all discounted. Most of these deals are only available until next Monday (September 16), so jump on ‘em while you can.

A Plague Tale: Innocence is available on PC, Xbox One, and PS4. What do you think? Will you be trying out A Plague Tale or picking up any Focus Home Interactive games this weekend?