- Grasp tactical fight and the artwork of seventeenth century Alchemy.
- Freely discover Grant to find new recruits, sources, and lessons.
- Make every squad your individual with extremely customizable builds.
Hey Xbox avid gamers, we’re Warcave, a Belgian studio, and we’re thrilled Black Legend is formally launching on Xbox One and Xbox Collection X|S! And even higher: It’s accessible proper now!
Black Legend is an atmospheric, turn-based technique RPG set within the streets of Grant, a 17th century metropolis primarily based on structure of the Low International locations of Northern Europe (Belgium and The Netherlands). As gamers discover Grant, they’ll piece collectively tales from survivors, uncover new tools and lessons for his or her crew throughout the final quest to free Grant and regain freedom.
We’ve been engaged on Black Legend for fairly some time now, I’d say shut to 2 years, and we’re so completely happy will probably be launching on Xbox. We bought loads of inspiration from different video games within the style, you’ll be able to’t actually change the basics of turn-based technique (you’ll be able to’t simply pass over the turn-based you understand), and put our personal twist on it. The core mechanics of turn-based gameplay are nonetheless there, you get motion and motion factors each flip to make your strikes, however with out the 95% probability to overlook.
Whereas staying true to the basics, we differ in our strategy to raise fight. As a part of our design course we needed to avoid the basic interpretation of “magic” methods and we began on the lookout for a distinct strategy. Consequently our design crew regarded extra into the science of the time and stumbled throughout the sort of “humor drugs” and its relation to alchemy. Alchemy shortly grew to become the important thing facet of our narrative and gameplay design because it offered each sense of immersion in addition to a novel twist to the usual RPG fight.
When utilized in mixture with totally different sorts of melee and ranged assaults, the participant can deal some devastating alchemic combos. These combos result in debilitation, harm or poisoning in your foes, however be cautious, they are going to do the identical to you!
The opposite facet we discover necessary is exploring Grant. Our foremost purpose is to make exploration have a significant impression on the sport, and be a part of development. All through Black Legend you’ll be able to freely discover each nook or darkish alley Grant, and its six districts, has to supply. Whereas doing so, you will see loads of sources which can turn out to be useful, and belief me after I say you’ll be able to by no means have sufficient sources to sort out the challenges in Grant, particularly on the toughest issue when the permadeath begins kicking in.
We wish you to be in command of the way in which you play the sport, and are doing so by including a number of issue settings for everybody to get pleasure from, along with our extremely customizable character system. There’s a grand whole of fifteen totally different lessons in-game, every with their distinctive energetic and passive ability units. However there’s extra, you’ll be able to construct and customise your crew utilizing cross class talents! What does this imply? Primarily, these cross class talents are talents from different specializations (duh) which can be utilized in a distinct class’ transfer set when discovered.
Begin your journey! The gates of Grant are open proper now! We will’t wait for everybody to enter the cursed metropolis and begin their very own journey to regain freedom. Xbox gamers wanting ahead to turning into a part of the Black Legend group can be a part of our official Discord: https://discord.gg/Warcave . We’re additionally on Fb, Twitter, Youtube, Twitch, and Instagram.
See you in Grant!
Lead a squadron of Mercenaries into the accursed metropolis of Grant and help a surviving resistance in combating towards a lethal cult of fanatics. Eradicate the fog that shrouds the streets and inflicts insanity among the many populace on this thrilling alternate historical past Flip-Based mostly Technique RPG!
– Discover the ruined streets of Grant, a seventeenth century metropolis primarily based on the structure of the Low Lands. Support the resistance of their battle towards the Mephistian Cultists.
– Uncover the historical past of Mephisto, a menacing Alchemist who brewed a maddening fog, and clouded the complete metropolis.
– Battle utilizing bodily alchemy primarily based on the outdated idea of Humorism. Grasp the 4 totally different instabilities and mix them with Catalyst Assaults to deal large harm to enemies!
– Unlock 15 playable lessons, every able to studying distinctive talents and dealing with totally different tools. Grasp them, synergize with different models and grow to be the final word liberator of Grant!
– Customise your journey, from a forgiving expertise for the story lovers, to a hardcore problem that punishes each mistake.
We await our liberation at your palms, stranger.
Grant us our want!