The Banner Saga is an epic Viking RPG game where your choice in travel, conversation and combat determines the outcome of your own personal story as well as the survival of an entire civilization. Immerse yourself in a world brought to life by stunning 2D animation and art, a unique tactical combat system and a cast of unforgettable characters.
A beautiful and haunting original score by Grammy nominated, and two-time BAFTA winner, composer Austin Wintory completes this unforgettable journey.
The Banner Saga is available now on PC and Mac.
The Banner Saga: Rough Guide to Combat (HD) 47.52MB - 25 downloads - 6 December, 2013
This brand new tutorial that covers the basics someone new to the game needs to consider when preparing for battle and the tactics they need to think about while in the heat of combat. It includes a useful overview of the hero stats a player should keep an eye on as well as a focus on how 'willpower' can also be used strategically to boost various actions in combat to take out an enemy. Watch it to find out more.
The Banner Saga Release Date Trailer (HD) 22.61MB - 31 downloads - 10 November, 2013
The Banner Saga is an epic role-playing game inspired by Viking legend. Hand-painted landscapes portray a world eerily suspended in perpetual twilight. Cities and towns begin to crumble into chaos. Heroes abandon their hearths and homes to traverse the snowy countryside, gaining allies along the way to help battle a strange, new threat.
Decisions have consequences; wise choices must be made when conversing with possible allies during intricately crafted dialogues. Turn-based strategy brings tactical challenge in hand-animated battle sequences. With visuals evocative of the golden age of animation, The Banner Saga brings skillfully crafted art, story and strategy to gamers waiting to re-experience classic adventures and tactics.