It was the best of times and the worst of times. Sam Wachter has finished the Banner Saga trilogy. She cried like a baby, threw the controller a few times, and watched all her favourites die.
Banner Saga 3
Banner Saga 3 is the epic conclusion to a sweeping viking saga six years in the making. This strategic RPG, acclaimed for its strong story and compelling characters has won over 20 awards and been nominated for 4 BAFTA awards.
It’s time for way too many people to get on a Skype call and debate the following. How much is Wheels is wrong? What decade will the Final Fantasy VII remake will come out? And most importantly, what did we do to deserve Metal Max Xeno and The Witch and the Hundred Knight 2?
The new game mode unlocked during the Kickstarter campaign has arrived in Banner Saga 3. The only downside is it’s only available for PC for the time being.
Banner Saga 3’s arena mode is getting ready for launch. The Kickstarter stretch goal is in open beta ahead of its release next week.
Another month has passed, and Sam is once again behind on her posting schedule. Let’s see what games she knocked out of her backlog in the month of August.
Banner Saga 3, the conclusion to the the epic Viking inspired Banner Saga trilogy, was recently released on PC and console. RPGamer was given the opportunity to chat with developer Stoic’s art director Arnie Jorgensen to discuss the recent release and reflect on the trilogy as a whole.
The concluding part of Stoic’s Viking trilogy that began back in 2014 is now available. Various purchasing options are available, including a few physical options.
Who or what is the great serpent? Sure, knowledge of Norse Mythology will probably help on that front but there may be a bit more going on with it in Banner Saga 3.
Stoic’s Viking trilogy has found the day when it plans to march to the end and that day is in the middle of summer. A whole host of pre-order options have also made themselves available.
Though shorter than the recent Direct, the latest Nindies Showcase still featured some RPG news. A comedic western RPG and trilogy of more serious Viking RPGs are heading to Switch.
A new character trailer for The Banner Saga 3 features a returning character from the previous game. As such, there are some spoilers for The Banner Saga and The Banner Saga 2 for those who wish to avoid them.
The final part of The Banner Saga trilogy now has a summer 2018 release target. In addition, a new trailer highlights the character of Fasolt, a Varl loyalist.