Hellgate: London (also known as Hellgate), is a action role-playing game dark fantasy theme originally developed by Flagship Studios. Hellgate: London was released on October 31, 2007 and published by Namco Bandai Games, Electronic Arts and HanbitSoft.
In a post-apocalyptic London in the year 2038, Hellgate: London is a fast paced ‘hack and slasher’ action role playing game. It includes data from accidental roguelikes like weapon and armor attributes, item drops, mob spawns and level composition. The game featured both singleplayer and multiplayer online support when released although U.S. / EU online support has since shutdown. Flagship Studios released a major content update MP Stonehenge Chronicles and the second in the Abyss Chronicles on the test server before the studio’s closure. The singleplayer version features five act story quest line and when completed, the player is eligible to restart the story line again in Nightmare difficulty and create new characters in Elite mode.