In an update on their Kickstarter page, the massive RPG Torment: Tides Of Numenera has revealed that a new patch has added a brand new character companion to the game, the servant known as Oom. Here is an excerpt from the Kickstarter update:
“New Companion: Oom. Oom is a new stretch goal character who you will discover on your journey through the Ninth World. Oom features its own companion quest, “Servant of the Tides”, its own unique abilities for use in combat and exploration, and interactions with various characters throughout the game.
If you discover Oom during your game, then it may become a member of your party. Just like the other Torment companions, it has its own quest and storyline you will uncover throughout the game, it can assist you with challenges and in Crisis gameplay, and it will react to the world around you and the characters you meet.”
Other parts of this update include fixes for various bug and other refinements to the US system. Torment: Tides of Numenera is also on sale on Steam at 25% off.