Ten years after the release of Devil May Cry 4 and five years on from the Ninja Theory developed reboot, Capcom announced Devil May Cry 5 at the Xbox E3 2018 press conference. Devil May Cry 5, however, is going to be the latest canonical entry in the series' main timeline, following the adventures of Nero and Dante once more.
Almost 10 years after Devil May Cry 4, the next game will finally conclude the Sons of Sparda saga. It's promised that Devil May Cry 5 will have incredible gameplay, which is good because nobody likes bad gameplay.
In the game, several years have passed and the threat of demonic power is "long since forgotten". Young demon hunter Nero has lost his Devil Bringer demon arm... but hey!
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"As Nero heads to Red Grave City in his motorhome named "Devil May Cry" with his partner Nico, he ruminates on how everything started".
Check out the Devil May Cry 5 announcement trailer above. Things must be settled once and for all. The game features three playable characters, each of which offer a radically different stylish combat play style as they take on the city overrun with demons.
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