Vampire Survivors has been surprise-released on mobile, with the top-down survival game available to download now for free.
The news was confirmed at the 2022 Game Awards last night (December 8) with Vampire Survivors is now available for download through Apple’s App store and Google’s Play store.
According to the listing, “the supernatural indie phenomenon that lets you become bullet hell has come to mobile! Vampire Survivors a rogue-lite time survival RPG game with minimalistic gameplay.
“Hell is empty, the devils are here, and there is no place to run or hide. Live as long as you can until death inevitably ends your struggles. Collect gold in each run to buy upgrades and help the next survivor,” it continued.
Do you have phones? 🤔📱
🎉 Vampire Survivors is now on MOBILE! 🎉
The Full Game, Free, For Real. 🧛
— Vampire Survivors 🧛 Xbox-Nov 10th! 🎮 (@poncle_vampire) December 9, 2022
It’s been a busy week for Vampire Survivors news. On Wednesday (December 7) it was confirmed that the title’s first expansion will be released on December 15 and it will bring new characters, monsters and more than a dozen new weapons to the action roguelike.
Legacy Of Moonspell introduce yourself too Vampire Survivors‘ “biggest episode yet” with Mt Moonspell. The new level is an “expanding map with many different environments, all with their own challenges and resident monsters! This one stage includes an abandoned castle, a snow-covered mountain, and a a village full of yokai.”
In a four-star review, NME wrote: “Vampire Survivors is one of the best games of the year, let down only by a weak soundtrack and some confusing art. Keep that up and it’s the perfect lunch game, offering short and sweet runs that will devour your entire life if you let it. “
Vampire Survivors also ranked third in the NMEThe list of the 20 best games of 2022. “Because every game ends at the 30 minute mark with the arrival of an unkillable big bad, so the game is constantly pushing you forward: that be aggressive, experiment, learn. and improve. If you think so Vampire Survivors it doesn’t seem like much, you haven’t played it yet.”
Elsewhere at The Game Awards, an attendee was arrested after accessing the stage during the show’s finale.