Austin, Texas – Jan. 14, 2014 – Stoic, an independent game development company and Versus Evil, an independent game publisher, today announced the release of the highly anticipated Strategy RPG The Banner Saga on PC and Mac. The game, a huge funding success on Kickstarter, was recently announced as an Independent Games Festival (IGF) finalist for Excellence in Visual Arts, with honorable mentions for Excellence in Audio and Design. To mark the occasion, a launch trailer has also been released on the official YouTube channel http://www.youtube.com/user/StoicStudio.
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The ‘Insane Viking Pack’ Revealed
Austin, Texas – Dec. 17, 2013 – Stoic, an independent game development company and Versus Evil, an independent publisher, both based out of Austin, today jointly announced pre-order details for the upcoming RPG strategy game, The Banner Saga. The pre-order exclusive offer, aptly named the ‘Insane Viking Pack’, arms fans with an exclusive character, ability item and three exclusive tracks from the game’s original score, created by Grammy nominated composer, Austin Wintory. Pre-order customers will also be able to take advantage of the special pre-order discounted price.
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PARIS – Dec. 12, 2013 – Voxler Games, a musical games specialist, has officially released Let’s Sing, the first karaoke game for PC today!
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nWay Introduces PvP Arena, Guild Features, and More New Content
SAN FRANCISCO – Dec. 10, 2013 – nWay, an independent San Francisco-based gaming startup, has announced that ChronoBlade has opened the multiverse to synchronous Player Versus Player (PvP) Arena combat. Similar to traditional fighting games like Street Fighter and Tekken, players compete head-to-head in real time combat but over the web with characters that have customized abilities and traits, and equipment sets. Ranked PvP matches will yield awards and prizes, with player victories recorded and listed on ranked global leaderboards. Players will also be able to form a guild to show off their team’s top brawler status to the world. Players can now experience PvP Arena combat, and all of the new content added for free at www.chronoblade.com.
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Keep your zombie troops undead instead of regular dead in this fun RTS for only $9.99
QUEBEC CITY – Dec. 9, 2013 – Frima Studio is bringing the undead feast over to PC players today with Zombie Tycoon 2: Brainhov’s Revenge for $9.99 after a successful Steam Greenlight campaign. In the eight-chapter campaign, players will lead a horde of zombie troops as the evil mastermind, Orville Tycoon, as he seeks to eradicate the remaining survivors of Finkleville and challenge his former mentor, Professor Brainhov, to see whose zombie race is superior. Zombie Tycoon 2 is a lighthearted RTS that brings zombies together in battle with only one goal in mind: a delicious open buffet of brains!
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New tutorial dives into basic combat strategies
Austin, Texas – Dec. 5, 2013 – Stoic, an Austin-based independent game development company today released more gameplay details for their upcoming single-player game release The Banner Saga. The “Rough Guide to Combat” tutorial video covers the basics that a beginner needs to consider when preparing for battle and the tactics they need to think about while in the heat of combat.
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Maroon 5, Lady Gaga, Bruno Mars, Avril Lavigne, LMFAO…Let’s Sing, the karaoke game for PC that you’re not about to forget!
PARIS – Dec. 3, 2013 – Voxler Games, a renowned publisher of musical games, will release Let’s Sing, the first karaoke game for PC, on December 12, 2013. Let’s Sing PC is your chance to bring out your inner-star and pose as Lady Gaga, Maroon 5, Lana del Rey, Flo Rida, Bruno Mars, Avril Lavigne, LMFAO and many others…
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Tutorial reveals details on key pillar of gameplay
Austin, Texas – Nov. 21, 2013 – Stoic, an Austin based independent game development company today released a tutorial video entitled “Rough Guide to Travel” for their upcoming single-player game release The Banner Saga. The video summarizes key attributes that a player needs to take into consideration when deciding the travel strategy during their journey in the game.
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