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Karnage Chronicles is a virtual reality RPG game developed and published by Nordic Trolls. It was released on Steam for Microsoft Windows on July 31, 2020.


In this game, the player controls Murkwraith, who is on a mission to defeat enemies of the lands and restore order onto the world, in a high fantasy epic where good and evil are mere shades of the same color. Murkwraith's origin and purpose are questions he will need to uncover to shape theirfuture.


Karnage Chronicles averages between 2 to 4 hours of gameplay. This includes a region with three play areas, each with their own unique monsters and boss encounters. Moreover, it features RPG elements such as coin drops, treasures, consumables, destructibles, as well as weapon & armor upgrades, as well as quick reflexes when fighting against enemies.

Movement support[]

The games supports three types of movement: Free locomotion (Onward-style), teleportation, and a combination of both. Old-school HMD-tracked locomotion is also supported.


  • Dungeon state is saved when you leave, including quitting the game. When you come back you will find the dungeon in the same state you left it.
  • Multiplayer is not cross-platform only cross-hardware. You cannot play together with players who play through the Oculus Store. If you want to play with a friend who has an Oculus this person must be playing through Steam.