Today it was announced that a brand new tactical RPG called The Dwarves will be making its way to Xbox One. The game is based on a series of books with the same title written by German author Markus Heitz. The game is being developed by a German studio called King Art Games known for past games such as The Book Of Unwritten Tales and The Raven.
Set in a fantasy world players take the role of Tungdil a Dwarf who grew up among the Humans who journeys around the world and along the way recruits 12 companions. Some of the games main features are as follows.
. The main character in the game is the dwarf Tungdil, who grew up among humans. Over the course of the story he gathers a group of up to 12 companions around him; each of whom have a unique backstory and individual battle skills.
· Before each battle you assemble a group of up to four heroes, who then fight against hundreds of enemies simultaneously… Helm’s Deep sends its regards!
· Innovative Crowd-Combat System: Enemies have a flocking behavior and react using realistic physics. Every action of the player has an impact on all enemies.
· You travel across Girdlegard on a world map that contains dozens of battlefields and places just waiting to be discovered.
· Bestselling author Markus Heitz is directly involved in the project as a consultant and will contribute some quests and brand new characters.
The game is currently in development but has been given a 2016 release window. However you will not need to wait that long to see it in action as the game will be showed off to the public at Gamescom next month so tune in here for more news at a later date.
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