Banner Saga 3 Vignette Trailer Series Start with Fasolt, The Loyalist

Indie publisher Versus Evil, in partnership with indie developer Stoic, today released the first in a series of vignette trailers aimed at highlighting the influential characters which will appear in the release of the final installment of the award winning Viking role playing game, The Banner Saga.  A release date of SUMMER 2018 was also officially announced. Varl loyalist, Fasolt, is the first warrior we review. What are his true motives and will he turn his back on civilization in their greatest time of need in revenge for wrongs past? http://www.bannersaga.com  COMING…

The Banner Saga launches on Tencent’s WeGame Platform

Stoic, an independent game development company, and Versus Evil, one of the leading independent video game publishers, today announced that the epic Viking RPG strategy game The Banner Saga is now available on Tencent’s WeGame platform. The Banner Saga, which launched to much critical acclaim on both PC, console and mobile devices has received several awards and nominations, including winner of the 2014 Geekie Awards for “Best Video Game”, winner of 2014 Game Developers Choice: “Best Debut” award, finalist placement for “Excellence in Visual Arts” category at the Independent Game…

ANTIHERO RELEASES LAUNCH TRAILER

Independent video game publisher Versus Evil, in partnership with independent developer Tim Conkling have released the launch trailer for strategic digital board game Antihero today. The game launches on Steam for PC and Mac on Monday. Developed by independent designer Tim Conkling, Antihero is a single- and multiplayer strategic digital board game set in a gas-lit Victorian underworld. Players use stealth, cunning, and the occasional assassination to build the most powerful thieves’ guild in the city. Winner of the Whippering Indie cup in 2015 and Finalist in the Google Play…

Banner Saga 3 Pledge Manager now available

Stoic, in partnership with Versus Evil, have opened up the Banner Saga 3 PledgeManager site where fans can continue to back development of the game and also pick up pre-order only game branded items, chat with the community and the developers as well as learn more about Banner Saga 3. Kickstarter backers can also fill out their Pledge Manager order and Add-On or Upgrade their pledges to add newly announced Banner Saga swag, including items such as t-shirts, mugs, posters, pins and more. About Banner Saga 3 In Banner Saga…

Successful Banner Saga 3 Kickstarter Ends with Stretch Goals Confirmed

Stoic, an independent game development company, today announced that the crowdfunding campaign for Banner Saga 3 has smashed its initial funding target and unveiled the confirmed stretch goals it will implement into the final game. The 40-day campaign to raise at least $200,000 broke through its funding goal in the first week and ended up raising $416,986, which will be used to enhance production and development of the final game in the three-part saga. Confirmed stretch goals include Playable Dredge, a new Survival Mode, Ubin added as a combat character…

Banner Saga 3 Kickstarter Successfully Funded

Stoic, an independent game development company, today announced that after less than 7 days they have reached the initial $200,000 target for the Banner Saga 3 on Kickstarter. The crowdfunding campaign for the third installment of the turn based strategy series, has now unlocked it’s first stretch goal, with the introduction of playable Dredge if the campaign hits $250,000. Further stretch goals will be revealed as the campaign progresses. “We’re thrilled to have funded the Kickstarter in less than a week. Once again it’s down to the amazing support of…

The Banner Saga 3 Kickstarter launches

Stoic, an independent game development company, today announced that the crowdfunding campaign for Banner Saga 3 is now live on Kickstarter. The 30 day campaign aims to raise at least  $200,000 to bring the award winning, BAFTA-nominated series to a worthy, climatic conclusion. The turn based strategy game, which is steeped in viking culture, originally came to be made after a remarkably successful Kickstarter campaign back in 2012 which allowed the team to raise the bar on production and development plans and saw the first game, The Banner Saga, launch…

Ice Cream Headaches’ ensue as second adventure pack for Guild of Dungeoneering

Independent developer Gambrinous, in partnership with indie publisher Versus Evil, announced the launch of the second expansion pack for the quirky and unique card based RPG Guild of Dungeoneering on PC and MAC.  Ice Cream Headaches gives gamers even more reasons to continue adventuring with a whole new ‘cold’ themed region, 3 more classes of dungeoneers to recruit,  21 new quests, 30 new monsters and bosses to battle, and lots of new loot to equip. It also introduces an important new mechanic to the game called ‘Favour’ which adds a…

‘Pirates Cove’ Expansion Pack Now Available to Play on Mobile

Independent developer Gambrinous, in partnership with indie publishing powerhouse Versus Evil, has announced the release of their first expansion pack to the distinctive role-playing game (RPG) Guild of Dungeoneering for mobile and tablet. The Pirate’s Cove Adventure Pack includes 30% more game with a brand new pirate themed region complete with 3 new dungeoneer classes to quest with, 23 new monsters to defeat and 27 new items to equip. This DLC is FREE to previous owners of the original Guild of Dungeoneering game who bought it for $3.99.  With the…

Creative Team Behind Earthworm Jim and The Neverhood Launch Armikrog on Consoles

Independent game developer Pencil Test Studios in partnership with indie publisher Versus Evil today announced the release of Armikrog for the Nintendo eShop on the Wii U™ system, Xbox One via the ID@Xbox self-publishing program and PlayStation®4 computer entertainment system for $9.99, £7.99 and €9.99. “When we initially funded our game through Kickstarter there was demand for a Wii U version and it totally made sense from a design standpoint,” said Pencil Test Studios co-founder Mike Dietz. “Armikrog was created using classic sculpting, set building and clay and puppet fabrication…