The Banner Saga Out Today, Launch Trailer Here for all to See

by on January 14, 2014

This RPG-strategy game looks to be something a bit special, having been nominated as an IGF finalist for excellence in visual arts. We’ll be covering it soon, but for now you can check out the launch trailer, below.

The Banner Saga is a single player driven Viking saga, where a player’s choice in travel, conversation and combat determines the outcome of their own personal story as well as the survival of an entire civilization. The game also features stunning 2D animation and art, a unique tactical combat system, and a cast of unforgettable characters that drive this epic journey forward. Players will also enjoy a beautiful and haunting original score by Grammy nominated, and two-time BAFTA winner, composer Austin Wintory conducting The Dallas Winds orchestra, as well as a powerhouse trio of acclaimed YouTube sensations: Peter Hollens, Malukah and Taylor Davis.