For those on PS4, Xbox One, and PC, the Vergil DLC from Devil May Cry 5: Special Edition will be available in mid-December for $4.99.
Last year finally saw the return of everyone’s favorite demon hunters Dante and Nero with Devil May Cry 5, which turned out to be one hell of a good time. For those that might have missed out on the series’ latest entry, the upcoming Special Edition will bring the game over to PS5 and Xbox Series X/Series S at launch, with Capcom detailing a bit more on what to expect from the enhanced version of the game.
Capcom has revealed new details on Devil May Cry 5: Special Edition ahead of its debut next month on next-gen platforms, alongside updates on the release of its DLC for current-gen systems. As originally announced earlier this year, the Special Edition will launch digitally on Xbox Series X/Series S and PS5 for the systems’ launches in November, while the Vergil DLC will be released as an add-on for the PS4, Xbox One, and PC versions of the game.
⚔️ Pre-orders are now live for PS5 and Xbox Series X|S
⚔️ Vergil DLC launches Dec 15
⚔️ An update on Xbox Series S ray tracing pic.twitter.com/YRkNPisJbe
— Devil May Cry 5 Special Edition (@DevilMayCry) October 27, 2020
The developer and publisher explained that the Vergil DLC will be heading to PS4, Xbox One, and PC on December 15, 2020, and will available to purchase for $4.99. As shown in the reveal trailer, the Vergil DLC will allow players to play as Dante’s brother in the story campaign, The Void, and The Bloody Palace.
Alongside the DLC release date, Capcom also shared updates on technical features specifically for the Xbox Series X and Series S versions of the game. According to the company, Devil May Cry 5: Special Edition will not support ray tracing on the Xbox Series S, while those on the Series X will be able to access the feature with a title update. Both platforms will offer new graphical enhancements for the game such as 120fps support, 3D audio, and significantly reduced loading times.
Devil May Cry 5: Special Edition will release digitally for Xbox Series X/Series S on November 12, 2020 and for PS5 on November 12, 2020, followed by a physical release in December. The original game is available now on PS4, Xbox One, and PC.