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The Banner Saga

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Based on 96 critic reviews
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Available on:PlayStation 4Jan 12, 2016
Xbox OneJan 12, 2016
PCJan 14, 2014
Xbox Series X/SNov 10, 2020
PlayStation 5Nov 12, 2020

Developer: Stoic

Publisher: Versus Evil

Genres: RPG, Turn-Based Strategy

Live through an epic role-playing Viking saga where your strategic choices directly affect your personal journey. Make allies as you travel with your caravan across this stunning yet harsh landscape. Carefully choose those who will help fight a new threat that jeopardizes an entire civilization.

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The Banner Saga's strong mechanics are enhanced by a compelling storyline and characters as colourful as its visual palette.

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There are deeper strategy games, but few where you'll feel quite so invested in the outcome. Recommended.

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Released on consoles at last, this elegantly grim adventure at the end of the world is that rare contradiction: a nostalgic original.

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8.6 / 10.0
Leif Johnson

The Banner Saga is a beautiful, brutal tactical RPG.

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