Tencent held a special live stream for the 7th anniversary of the most famous MOBA title, Honor of Kings. The live stream was huge for the Honor of Kings IP as the developers shared a lot of plans regarding the Honor of Kings universe. The announcement included a new auto-chess game, a new fighting game, updates regarding Honor of Kings: World, and a new animated movie based on the world of Honor of Kings. In this article, we will provide you with a list of all the major announcements made in the special 7th anniversary live stream.
List of all announcements made during Honor of Kings 7th anniversary live stream
1. Honor of Kings: World
Tencent released a new trailer during the event which revealed many things about Honor of Kings: World including movement mechanism, flying mechanism, overworld bosses, and many more things. A few of the mechanics of the game looked very much similar to Genshin Impact and Tower of Fantasy.
The movement mechanism of Honor of Kings: World also included the famous grapple hook movement from Halo Infinite. We also got a brief look at the unique combat system of Honor of Kings: World through the trailer. Tencent is yet to announce the release date of Honor of Kings: World. Unfortunately, players will need to wait for a long time to receive updates regarding the release date.
2. Codenamed Breaking Dawn
A new game called Codenamed Breaking Dawn was also announced. Codenamed Breaking Dawn is a new PvP fighting game based on the Honor of Kings universe. However, everything except the characters of the game will be completely different from other Honor of Kings titles.
A new first-look trailer of Codenamed Breaking Dawn was also released during the event. Tencent is yet to announce a release date for the new game. However, we can expect this game to be released officially by the end of 2023.
3. King’s Chess
King’s Chess is another brand new game announced during the Honor of Kings’ 7th anniversary live stream. The new title is going to be a new auto-chess game based on the Honor of Kings universe. The game is said to be very similar to TeamFigh Tactics.
King’s Chess is expected to be a unique chess game. The game will include Honor of Kings characters in place of actual chess characters. The developers are aiming to make the perfect blend of strategy and entertainment through this title.
4. Baili Brothers
Baili Brothers is going to be a brand-new animated movie based on the Baili Brothers from the Honor of Kings universe. Baili Shouyue and Baili Xuance are the famous Baili Brothers from the MOBA games Honor of Kings and Arena of Valor.
The movie will be based on the upbringing and past lives of the brothers before they became the fierce characters that we see them as. Huang Chenxi will be the director and the writer of the upcoming movie. Unfortunately, no release date has been announced for the animated movie.
The Honor of Kings universe surely looks to be expanding at a fast pace. The global release of the game is also coming in a few months. With every new thing announced, the next few years are surely going to be a treat for the Honor of Kings fans.
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