First Bloodborne Expansion, ‘The Old Hunters,’ Available This Fall

One of the year’s best games is about to get bigger…and a whole lot bloodier.

During their Tokyo Game Show (TGS) keynote presentation, Sony announced that the first Bloodborne expansion, The Old Hunters, will be available for download on November 24 for $20. For those who missed out on From Software’s critically-acclaimed horror action game earlier this year, Sony also revealed a retail version that bundles the expansion with the original game will be in stores December 3 for an unspecified price.

Sony producer Masaaki Yamagiwa took to the PlayStation Blog to reveal the first details for The Old Hunters:

Set in a nightmare world where hunters from the past are trapped forever, explore brand new stages full of dangers, rewards, and deadly beasts to overcome. You’ll find multiple new outfits and weapons to add to your arsenal as well as additional magic to wield and add more variety to your combat strategy.

With new story details, learn the tale of hunters who once made Yharnam their hunting grounds, meet new NPCs, and discover another side of the history and world of Bloodborne. Here’s a brief glimpse of just some of what lies in store for you when The Old Hunters launches on November 24th, including Simon’s Bowblade weapon, and new boss enemy Ludwig.

For more on Bloodborne, be sure to check out our review and our handy survival guide. The debut trailer for The Old Hunters can be viewed below.

(Via: IGN)

Nick Steinberg (@Nick_Steinberg)

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