inXile Entertainment and Techland has released a brand new trailer for Torment: Tides of Numenera that brings players up to speed on the events leading up to the game. The Changing God is a being who has managed to create a method to transfer his consciousness to new bodies. As he transfers between new bodies, the old ones wake up as individuals in their own right. The player takes on the role of the Last Castoff, the latest person to awaken after the Changing God leaves them. Unfortunately, the ancient creature The Sorrow has awaken and seeks to slay the now corrupt Changing God and all of his previously occupied bodies.
Torment: Tides of Numenera is the spiritual successor to the highly regarded RPG Planescape: Torment and was funded on Kickstarter back in 2013. The game is set to launch on PC, PlayStation 4, and Xbox One on February 28th.