Battle Mages screens #2

Buka has released some brand new screenshots for its upcoming RPG, entitled Battle Mages. Developed by Targem, Battle Mages is set in a large fantasy world, and features "various quests, 3D graphics, spectacular magic effects, lots of armor, treasures, magical artifacts, and more." The game is scheduled for Q4 2003. We have 12 new hi-res screens right here. For more information about the title check out our interview with the developers.
BATTLE MAGES PLATFORM: PC GENRE: RTS/RPG elements SHIP DATE: Q4 2003 DEVELOPER: Targem Story: Since ancient times the World was protected from Chaos by Magical Crystal, which was placed somewhere in the center of the World. Only inside its safe aura there could live Humans, Elves and Dwarves. But once upon a time peace among those races was broken and huge hordes of undead and other hostile creatures began their horrible invasion inside the World. To restore peace and prevent chaos your character, the graduate of the Imperial Battle Mage School, starts searching for the powerful and mysterious artifact. Hire some followers and lead your troops against monsters and gangsters, carry out the quests and the World will escape the crush! Key features: * The large fantasy World is all-sufficient - each unit has its line of conduct. * You can achieve your goals by various ways and means – everything depends exceptionally on your imagination! * Various quests are to be given to your character according to the circumstances, so you can replay the whole game and have another mission scenario! * You may choose skills for your character in order to make him either an almighty magician or a great army commander – its up to you! * 3d graphics, dimensional scaling and splendid landscapes give you unforgettable view of that vivid and lovely World as if you really lived there. * Spectacular magic effects and enormous variety of spells will make you curious in getting more and more experience to gain new spells and watch, how they work. * There exists branchy technological tree and advanced system of units upgrade. * Enormous diversity of armor, weaponry, treasures and magical artifacts, which are bound to make the gameplay just absorbing!