The fifth episode of The Council, titled “Checkmate,” will launch for Complete Season and Season Pass owners on December 4 for PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and PC, publisher Focus Home Interactive announced. It will be available as a standalone purchase on December 6.
Here is an overview of episode two, via Focus Home Interactive:
Episode 5: Checkmate brings all your decisions, mistakes, and victories to the fore as Louis’ alliances, enemies, and family all come together for a climactic confrontation. Who will win, and can the De Richets survive the island in the end?
The Council has already enthralled players and press alike with a deep and captivating story featuring intricate characters and smart writing. The innovative concept brings the genre beyond its boundaries and allows for meaningful choices with impactful consequences.
Finish the adventure in The Council Episode 5: Checkmate, where kings fall, pawns rise, and the choice, as always, is yours.
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