A heart-wrenching love story between Antea Duarte and Red mac Raith

Banishers: Ghosts of New Eden

Banishers: Ghosts of New Eden

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  • Review by

    Jack Taylor

  • Operating System

    Windows 10 (64-bit) / Windows 11

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  • Author / Product

    DON'T NOD / External Link

Banishers: Ghosts of New Eden is an action RPG developed by Don't Nod, the creators of the popular narrative adventure series “Life is Strange”. Set in a rural environment of 1695 Massachusetts, the game follows Antea Duarte and Red mac Raith, a couple of ghost-hunting Banishers tasked with lifting a malevolent curse from the settlement of New Eden.

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Featuring striking visuals, a challenging combat system, excellent performances from its main and supporting cast, and a large focus on solving supernatural detective cases where every choice has a major consequence, this innovative action-adventure title represents one of the best narrative-driven action games released on the market in 2024.

Key Features
  • Narrative-driven Gameplay – Experience an epic tale of love and loss where player choices have significant impacts on the outcome of the story.
  • Unique Combat System – Take full control over Red and Antea, each featuring their own abilities and combat styles.
  • Haunting Cases – Investigate and solve haunting cases, both in the main story and numerous side objectives that affect the story's progression.
  • Stunning New World – Explore the beautiful natural world of New England which is home to endless forests filled with mysteries.
  • Skill Tree Evolution – Seamlessly upgrade gear and unlock powerful new abilities along a skill tree.
Installation and Setup

It can be easily purchased and downloaded on all modern Windows PCs via the digital distribution platform Steam. Via Steam client, players can easily manage automatic download procedures, get instant updates and patches, and manage various background services such as gamepad detection and customization, screenshot and video recordings, community forums, and more.

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How to Play

Banishers: Ghosts of New Eden for PC is a third-person action-adventure, giving players full control over two protagonists who have different combat and puzzle-solving abilities. After a short intro located in the surrounding area of the New Eden settlement, players will be thrown into a large adventure that lasts more than 20 hours of play, with numerous side objectives and collectibles that can double their playtime.

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Combat sequences require smart tactical thinking and the use of special moves that are appropriate for the various specific types of spectral and corporeal opponents. While the move set of Red is focused on physical aggression, Antea can unleash various spectral powers that can dramatically change the flow of each combat encounter.

In between numerous fights, our duo will be forced to explore large swaths of wilderness areas and engage in compelling puzzles and detective cases that will enhance their connection with this remote world. During gameplay, players will have to collect large offerings of collectible items that can be used for crafting stronger gear and weapons.

User Interface

The game features a stylish user-friendly interface, with clear menus and easy navigation. Players can access various options, inventory management, skill tree upgrades, and a dynamic map. Developers have also included full control customization support for both keyboard and gamepad players.

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What is Banishers: Ghosts of New Eden?
It is a popular action RPG with strong narrative elements where players take on the roles of ghost-hunters who must lift a curse from New Eden while dealing with their own personal struggles.

Is it safe?
Yes. This is a well-crafted game that is regarded as stable and easy to play.

Does the game support coop play?
No. Even though it features a duo of protagonists, this game is fully crafted around single-player gameplay.


Vampyr – A predecessor of this title, developed by Don’t Nod and Focus Entertainment in 2018.

The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt – An award-winning RPG with a rich narrative and combat system, set in a fantasy world based on Eastern European myths and legends.

Mass Effect – A series of action RPGs with a focus on storytelling and character development.


The launch price of this game was set at $49.99, making it much more affordable than many other big-budget games in its genre. The only optional purchase it offers is a “Wanderer Set DLC” at $2.99 that unlocks access to an exclusive clothing and weapon set.

System Requirements

Due to its visual splendor and detailed world, this video game can fully take advantage of even the strongest gaming hardware available on the market today. The minimum recommended requirements are as follows:
  • OS: Windows 10/11 (64-bit only)
  • CPU: Intel Core i3-8300 or AMD Ryzen 3 2200G (modern six-core processors are recommended)
  • GPU: GTX 1050 Ti or RX 580 GPUs with 4GB of VRAM (RTX 2060 / RX 6700 XT with 6GB VRAM are recommended)
  • RAM: 8 GB of memory (16 GB is recommended)
  • Storage: 52 GB of free space
  • Engaging narrative with meaningful choices.
  • Unique combat system combining two characters.
  • Beautifully crafted world and characters.
  • A rich and detailed environment and lore.
  • Large single-player campaign.
  • Lower price than competing AAA games in its genre.
  • Some repetition in combat gameplay.
  • Pacing issues in certain parts of the game.

Banishers: Ghosts of New Eden is a large action-adventure game that offers a compelling narrative-driven experience with a unique combat system and detailed world. While it may have some pacing issues and repetition, the game's large engaging story and memorable characters make it a standout choice for fans of the action RPG genre.

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