Loot-gathering adventuring game features upgradeable heroes and limitless fun for iOS
BOULDER, CO – September 4, 2014 – Backflip Studios today announced its newest game, Epic Island, will launch next Thursday, September 25 on iOS. Epic Island is an action-packed adventure game where players assemble and upgrade a team of five heroes tasked with reclaiming an island overrun with the minions of the evil sorcerer Cedric Sparklehands. Epic Island will be free to play with optional in-app purchases.
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Casual tile-swapping RPG Now Available on iTunes App Store, Coming Soon to Android
Boulder, CO – August 14, 2014 – Backflip Studios today announced that Spellfall™, the new tile-swapping puzzle RPG, is available now as a free download in the iTunes App Store! The game blends intuitive match-three gameplay with a role-playing quest filled with evil monsters, magical powers, fierce weapons & endless fun. Arm yourself with elemental spells, with bigger matches yielding more powerful attacks. After building up your character and equipping a wide range of upgradeable weapons and gear, the beasties won’t stand a chance! Spellfall is free with optional in-app purchases, available today on the iTunes App Store. The Android version of the game will launch on Google Play and the Amazon Appstore in the coming weeks.
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Tile-swapping RPG battle game coming soon to iOS & Android
Boulder, CO – August 6, 2014 – Backflip Studios today announced that Spellfall, the new tile-swapping puzzle RPG, will be available worldwide for iOS and Android on Thursday, August 14. The game blends intuitive drag-and-drop tile-matching with RPG elements to produce a heroic puzzle adventure. Spellfall will be free to play with optional in-app purchases.
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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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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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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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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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The Banner Saga Announce Trailer and Website Now Live
Austin, Texas – Nov. 8, 2013 – Stoic, an Austin-based independent game development company, today announced their partnership with Versus Evil to promote and launch their upcoming title The Banner Saga. The game, which was successfully funded through a Kickstarter campaign last year, is an epic role playing Viking saga where a player’s choice directly affects their personal journey across a stunning yet harsh landscape and, ultimately, the survival of an entire civilization.
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