Kasedo's strategy-RPG Crowntakers launching for PC, tablets this year


Kalypso's digital-only label Kasedo Games announced that it will release the procedurally generated tactical RPG Crowntakers for PC and mobile platforms later this year.

In Crowntakers, players hire a party of mercenaries with unique abilities and travel through eight randomly generated environments, fending off enemy soldiers and wildlife in turn-based battles. Crowntakers also includes crafting and character-leveling components, and the quest features multiple endings, giving players an incentive to finish their battles quickly as they rush to save a kidnapped king.

Crowntakers will launch for Windows, Mac, Linux, and iOS and Android tablets in 2014.

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Kasedo Games Announces Brand New Title Crowntakers for PC

Leicester, UK, 28th July 2014 – Kasedo Games is excited to announce the release of Crowntakers: a brand new Strategy RPG for PC, Mac, SteamOS and iOS/Android tablets. Developed by Bulwark Studios, Crowntakers places you into a beautiful medieval fantasy world that utilises procedurally-generated environments and enemies to create a different adventure each time you play. Face the unknown, assemble a brave troupe of fearsome mercenaries and embark on a quest to banish evil from the world.

Crowntakers features intricate turn-based combat that can be adapted to your strategy. Hire powerful new allies, upgrade your equipment, craft useful items and level up your companions in order to overcome powerful threats and challenges through tactical ingenuity.

In an ever-changing world, heroes are the only constants.

Dark times are imminent: the king's abduction throws a once peaceful land into turmoil. Being the chosen one elected by the king himself through one of your dreams, you embark on an adventurous journey to free him from the hands of the evil duke and go down in history as the kingdom's greatest hero. But time is of the essence...

Crowntakers combines turn-based strategy with RPG elements and takes you at the behest of the crown into a medieval fantasy world full of challenging encounters and epic adventures. With its randomly generated world, Crowntakers offers a varied gaming experience every time you set out to fight evil. As a hero on a mission, you'll have to assemble a group of brave mercenaries to take on cruel enemies like barbarians, ferocious animals or deceitful thieves. Embark on challenging quests, gather vital resources and finally banish evil from the world.

Features of Crowntakers

Turn-based strategy meets RPG in a beautifully created fantasy world

On every game start the world is rebuilt with different environments and encounters; encouraging players to try different strategies

More than 8 diverse and procedural environments ranging from mountain passes to shadowy castles

Hire 9 individual mercenaries to take on bandits, wildlife and malevolent knights on a hexagonal battlefield. Utilise the unique class skills of the archer, wizard, scout and others

Gather resources, level-up your companions, collect mighty equipment and craft helpful potions to survive until your quest is complete

Alternative endings: will you save the king before time runs out?

Crowntakers will be released for PC, Mac, SteamOS and iOS/Android tablets in 2014 – for more information please visit www.kasedogames.com

This article was originally published on Joystiq.