Torment: Tides of Numenera

Smart and commendably weird, InXile's homage to Planescape Torment doesn't exceed its inspiration but certainly does it proud.

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Key events

FeatureInXile acquired by Microsoft: the interview

"We've had one hand tied behind our back; now, no longer."

Oh my RPG, Microsoft is buying Obsidian Entertainment and inXile

"To fully realise their creative ambitions."

Torment: Tides of Numenera free update reinstates cut companion Oom

Plus: Voluminous Codex! Higher character tiers! More!

FeatureThe making of Torment: Tides of Numenera

A written and two-hour podcast accompaniment.

Torment: Tides of Numenera dev issues apology for missed stretch goals

"We should have communicated the cuts earlier."

Torment: Tides of Numenera also headed to PS4, Xbox One

Simultaneous launch early next year.

Torment: Tides of Numenera delayed to Q1 2017, gets a publisher

UPDATE: Dying Light company Techland is publishing it.

FeatureTorment is unusual - and it will make unusual demands of you

Exploring inXile's old-school RPG in Early Access.

VideoWatch 30 minutes of the Torment: Tides of Numenera beta

While chatting with creative lead Colin McComb.

Torment: Tides of Numenera pushed to 2016

"We have full intentions on releasing the beta this year."

Watch a Crisis in Torment: Tides of Numenera

A rare glimpse of the not-so-far-away RPG.

inXile saving Van Buren trademark for a rainy day

Black Isle's Fallout 3 codename not dead and buried.

The story behind Black Isle's cancelled PlayStation Planescape game

The From Software effect, generations before Bloodborne.

Numenera RPG hoping to become a film

The Kickstarter campaign is almost there.

FeatureTorment: Tides of Numenera is still worth getting excited for

The quiet Kickstarter champion that's still on course for this year.

Torment: Tides of Numenera delayed to Q4 2015

Roughly a year longer than originally planned.

It's decided: Torment Numenera will be turn-based

"Ultimately, there are no losers here."

Torment: Tides of Numenera sets new Kickstarter record with over $3.99 million

UPDATE: Makes $4.19 million. Male player character revealed.

Torment: Tides of Numenera will be a 2015 game

Will take "a few months" longer because of all the cash it's raised.

It's the first screenshot of Torment: Tides of Numenera

UPDATE: Another video, and Torment on track to set a record and beat Project Eternity.

Torment's $3.5m Kickstarter stretch goal is Obsidian's Chris Avellone

Plus, a sackful of extra detail from the team's Ask Me Anything on Reddit.

The Torment: Tides of Numenera Kickstarter begins

UPDATE: Already reaches its goal in six hours

Wizards of the Coast declares that it is open to licensing Planescape

But it's a bit late now for inXile's Torment game.

Brian Fargo talks about inXile's new Torment RPG

Out with D&D and in with brand new Numenera tabletop rules.