In a striking blend of romance and enhanced gameplay, “Cult of the Lamb,” the popular roguelike game, is set to receive its most audacious update yet. Developed by Massive Monster, the game is slated to introduce the “Sins of the Flesh” update, an exciting addition that integrates novel aspects of love, progression, and strategic gameplay. This update is scheduled to be available for free on PC, Nintendo Switch, Xbox, and PlayStation starting January 16.
A notable aspect of the “Sins of the Flesh” update is the introduction of love-making mechanics, a feature that has sparked curiosity and excitement in the gaming community. This inclusion is part of a broader enhancement that also integrates advanced progression systems, diverse weapons, innovative buildings, and intricate cult-life mechanics.
The update promises to enrich the player experience by enabling followers to engage in new rituals, construct vanity-driven buildings, and adhere to wrathful doctrines. Additionally, players will be empowered to expand their Circle of Disciples, offering a revamped and more dynamic follower progression system.
Enhanced Cult Management and New Weaponry
The update also focuses on improving cult management through the introduction of new elements like shiny poop, baneful brooms, and architectural upgrades. These features aim to streamline in-game automation, evidenced by the addition of advanced tiers to Janitor Stations and Storage Structures.
These enhancements are designed to optimize the care and maintenance of the cult compound. Furthermore, the inclusion of a Tailor building allows players to customize their cultists with a selection of 23 different outfits, adding a personal touch to the gameplay.
The strategic depth of “Cult of the Lamb” is further bolstered by the introduction of the Blunderbuss, a versatile new weapon. This gun is designed for both close-quarters combat and long-range engagements, offering significant damage potential and tactical flexibility.
Community Engagement and Promotional Celebration
Oof, that only took 2 hours
Looks like we are adding Sex to Cult of the Lamb. 🥵💦
— Cult of the Lamb (@cultofthelamb) November 28, 2023
The journey to this update began with a unique community engagement challenge. Massive Monster pledged to add the sex feature to “Cult of the Lamb” if their X account reached 300,000 followers by the end of 2023.
This goal was astonishingly achieved in less than two hours after the announcement on November 28, 2023, showcasing the game’s enthusiastic fanbase. Since then, the follower count has nearly doubled, now exceeding 584,000.
To commemorate the update and the studio’s growing success, Massive Monster has announced a special promotion: “Cult of the Lamb” will be offered at a 40% discount from January 16-23, allowing both new and returning players to experience these exciting new features at a reduced price.