After a fraught development cycle, the storied Torchlight III entered Steam Early Access on 13 June 2020.
From the website:
It’s been centuries since the events of Torchlight II , and the Ember Empire is in decline. In Torchlight III , Novastraia is again under threat of invasion and it’s up to you to defend against the Netherim and its allies. Gather your wits and brave the frontier to find fame, glory, and a new adventure!
TRAVEL THE FRONTIER
Explore the wilderness, party with friends, use magical maps to enter unknown dungeons, or show off your spoils in town! There’s always something to do in the Frontier.
BUILD & UPGRADE YOUR FORT
It’s time to rebuild – and that includes you! Enjoy your very own fort where you can upgrade your gear, and renovate your fort to show off to your friends and the world. Build monuments of power, pet stables, and more!
One of the hallmarks of the Torchlight series is its unique character classes and designs, and Torchlight III is no exception. Select a class below to learn more!
As a Dusk Mage, you must command powerful forces of darkness and light, carefully maintaining a balance lest you are consumed by one or the other.
The Forged builds up steam power before unleashing a devastating explosive attack.
A Railmaster relies on their powerful train when exploring the Frontier, that and a really, really big hammer.
The Sharpshooter strikes with a combination of ranged weapons and magical trinkets that unleash powerful spirits.
COLLECT EPIC GEAR
Whether it’s armor, weapons, dyes, recipes, ember cores, or even new pets…there’s always more to find as you battle through dungeons and take on dangerous foes. Every randomly-generated area can be replayed over and over again since each instance brings different items. Want even more epic gear? Take on a contract to earn Fame and unlock elite items.
BUILD YOUR HERO
With four classes to choose from, utilize class-specific mechanics to maximize your damage and your odds of survival. Gather epic gear and customize your load out to work with your hero’s unique make-up.