With its final episode released, the complete season of Big Bad Wolf’s narrative adventure is now available. RPGamer finds out if The Council is worth joining.
An episodic narrative adventure from French studio Big Bad Wolf featuring a RPG-esque character encounter system utilising various skills.
Focus Entertainment (prev. Focus Home Interactive)
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The Council is about to convene for the final time as its fifth episode approaches release. Louis de Richet will be hoping he isn’t the one trapped in the checkmate referenced by the title.
Things begin to approach a head in Big Bad Wolf’s The Council. Episode 4 is around the corner, and threatens to put protagonist Louis de Richet in the ground — or rather under it.
What’s a historic secret society without some social intrigue? Big Bad Wolf’s social interaction RPG will soon pass its halfway point with its upcoming third episode.
The continuation of the unique RPG and adventure game hybrid is arriving soon. As a bonus for Season Pass holders, they will be able to get the second episode early.
The first episode of Big Bad Wolf’s The Council released earlier this month, starting a conspiratorial tale in the late 18th century. The combination of a narrative adventure with an RPG-style character progression and skill system provides plenty of early interest.
The Council is an episodic narrative from Focus Home Interactive and Big Bad Wolf. Players will need to choose how to react to confrontations, relying on the character’s skills to do so, but beware those choices can’t be taken back.