A Plague Tale: Innocence

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A Plague Tale: Innocence, on PlayStation 4, Xbox One and PC, tells the grim story of two siblings fighting together for survival in the darkest hours of History.


This new video game from Asobo Studio sends you on an emotional journey through the 14th century France, with gameplay combining adventure, action and stealth, supported by a compelling story. Follow the young Amicia and her little brother Hugo, who face the brutality of a ravaged world as they discover their purpose to expose a dark secret. On the run from the Inquisition's soldiers, surrounded by unstoppable swarms of rats incarnating the Black Death, Amicia and Hugo will learn to know and trust each other as they struggle for their lives against all odds.

Visuals and other features

• An original, powerful tale following the trip of the young noble Amicia de Runes and her adorable yet smart brother Hugo
• Survive a great, enigmatic danger in a brutal, unforgiving world. With the Black Plague appeared deadly swarms of rats, indiscriminately devouring everything in their path.
• A seamless blend of adventure and stealth gameplay, deeply embedded in dark medieval mystery.

Release Date

May 13, 2019


Achievements Count


Play Time

11 hours

Games in Series



Mature 17+: Blood and Gore, Strong Language, Violence

System Requirements


  • CPU: Intel Core i3-2120 (3.3 GHz)/AMD FX-4100 X4 (3.6 GHz)
  • RAM: 8 GB
  • GPU: 2 GB, GeForce GTX 660/Radeon HD 7870
  • HDD: 50 GB


  • CPU: Intel Core i5-4690 (3.5 GHz)/AMD FX-8300 (3.3 GHz)
  • RAM: 16 GB
  • GPU: 4 GB, GeForce GTX 970/Radeon RX 480
  • HDD: 50 GB

Interesting Facts

  • Set in 14th century Aquitaine, France during the Hundred Years’ War, the game focuses on the plight of Amicia de Rune and her ill brother Hugo as they flee from soldiers of the French Inquisition and from hordes of rats that are spreading the black plague.
  • In A Plague Tale: Innocence, the player assumes control of Amicia de Rune from a third-person perspective.
  • The player controls Amicia, using a combination of stealth and limited tools to hide from, distract, or knock out soldiers, evade rat hordes, and solve puzzles.
  • Later in the game, the player can assume control of Hugo, who cannot craft items but can control rats and sneak through small spaces.
  • The children flee to a nearby village, where they learn that hordes of ravenous rats have been spreading the black plague—known as the Bite.
  • The main theme of A Plague Tale: Innocence is “family” and how the characters’ relationships are challenged during adverse circumstances.[7] Another important theme is “innocence.”
  • Up to 5,000 rats can appear on-screen simultaneously.

Mod Support


Cheats support




Contains Game/Battle Pass


Virtual Reality Support


Number of maps


Third/First Person

Third person

Game Engine

Unreal Engine 4

Protagonist sex


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