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The Banner Saga

The Banner Saga

The Banner Saga

Turn based strategy titles have been around almost since the dawn of gaming, when I say the dawn of gaming, I mean the dawn of ALL gaming. Chess is a turn based strategy title, as is checkers and many other games that go back long before a computer was even a blip on any radar. Times have changed though, and we all beg for more as we progress and evolve.

The Banner Saga helps that progression. The games strategy is outstanding and should be applauded. Players will choose their army to take into battle, each unit with its own skills, attributes and special abilities. Once on the battlefield, it will take a bit of wit to overwhelm your foe. The match making system is excellent, and almost every match I played was determined by a right or wrong move here or there, not just one team being built to overpower the other.

The graphics are a bit of a throwback, and work extremely well. I felt like I was watching the old 1970’s Hobbit film at times when a cutscene would show up. Overall the game has a ton of charm to go along with a very very good strategy system that should have players queuing up for games regularly.

Check out my full gameplay review below and see everything that The Banner Saga has to offer.


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25 Comments
  • PsyMuppet
    March 4, 2013
    Reply #1

    Limpy Domebeard slayer of men

  • wwwKORDAwww
    March 4, 2013
    Reply #2

    excited battle ๐Ÿ˜€

  • TTAlameda12
    March 4, 2013
    Reply #3

    New game!

  • BlueBunnyGamer
    March 4, 2013
    Reply #4

    Very nice!

  • TheMMODen
    March 4, 2013
    Reply #5

    Nope, just comment on it… And I hope you don’t dislike it. LOL

  • Zandrah Spelwerx
    March 4, 2013
    Reply #6

    Got some nice art in it. ๐Ÿ™‚

  • DemonicPaper
    March 4, 2013
    Reply #7

    This looked really interesting when you were streaming it

  • DeadZomb1e
    March 4, 2013
    Reply #8

    Interesting game!

  • KalebGaal
    March 5, 2013
    Reply #9

    Love this channel, always keeping us up to date

  • Silverdespair
    March 5, 2013
    Reply #10

    Pretty cool game ๐Ÿ™‚

  • vturcanu
    March 5, 2013
    Reply #11

    It looks nice.
    I might give it a try

  • MakufuZ
    March 5, 2013
    Reply #12

    lets play

  • ChrisDrakin
    March 5, 2013
    Reply #13

    I really like this game.^^
    Maybe because I play Chess. XD

  • Jฤnis Mivreniks
    March 5, 2013
    Reply #14

    looks like a great game !!!

  • DerKopfsammler666
    March 5, 2013
    Reply #15

    Do we lose our soldiers each match or they never “die”?

  • gordan3man
    March 5, 2013
    Reply #16

    looks gd ill dl give it a go cheers limpy

  • Cody Bandy
    March 5, 2013
    Reply #17

    Looks kinda interesting. Is it just me, or has there been a lot of new strategy games lately?

  • BeautifulDecayx
    March 5, 2013
    Reply #18

    nice o:

  • PienoPakis
    March 6, 2013
    Reply #19

    mighty vikings

  • xzZtechnomanZzx
    March 6, 2013
    Reply #20

    Lol I tried playing this earlier but I had a notice that kept telling me the server was going to restart.

  • brieanna1996
    March 6, 2013
    Reply #21

    Looks like an interesting game, although turn based games aren’t my strong suit

  • feraidun23
    March 9, 2013
    Reply #22

    Love your videos, keeps me up with all the MMO news, thank you ๐Ÿ™‚

  • TheMMODen
    March 10, 2013
    Reply #23

    Glad to hear you enjoy the vids. I promise to keep them coming.

  • AlloyXI
    March 11, 2013
    Reply #24

    It has a Viking Feel with a splash of Norse and a dash of Horny Dudes (Because of the giants with the horns on their heads)

  • feraidun23
    March 12, 2013
    Reply #25

    @TheMMODen Ok awesome!

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