Sony has announced Malicious, the game where players control a Spirit Vessel awakened by prophets to defeat the Holders, will be released on July 24 via US PSN. Players will use the “the Mantle of Cinders,” a magical artifact that takes the form of weapons or a shield to defeat these evil giants. Players can select whichever stage they wish and jump directly into boss battles in whatever order they want. Upon defeating each boss, its power will be absorbed and used to gain new and unique abilities. The end goal is to defeat the “ultimate evil,” Malicious. It will run you $9.99 on release and more information will be released closer to launch.