An interview with PlatinumGames revealed more information regarding Babylon’s Fall, including gameplay details. Additionally, the interview clarifies that cross-play will available in Babylon’s Fall. However, there are some stipulations to this regarding other cross platform features. [Thanks, ryokutya2089!]
In the interview Babylon’s Fall is described as “a unique, high fantasy setting that is not Western,” however that was not elaborated on in full. Additionally, a variety of environments in the Tower of Babylon. This includes volcanos and vast, snowy mountains.
Babylon’s Fall will also feature cross-play. The game will only be available to play online, however. And while cross-play is available, cross platform saves will not be implemented.
However, the interview goes into a fair amount of detail regarding how combat related gameplay will function in Babylon’s Fall. Players will have two types of attacks, light and heavy attacks. There will be a variety of weapons, such as swords, hammers, rods, shields, and bows. Information regarding more weapon types will arrive at a later date. Additionally, no player versus player modes will appear in Babylon’s Fall.
Babylon’s Fall will release on the PlayStation 4, PlayStation 5, and PC, with cross-play being available between these platforms. Closed beta sign ups for Babylon’s Fall are currently available, with the first closed beta test arriving in late July for PC users.