1C Announces King’s Bounty: Warriors of the North!

The King’s Bounty series are adventure games with tactical turn-based battles and RPG elements unfolding in a rich fantasy world. The hero, and their army of companions, travel across a huge continent visiting dozens of different locations all connected to each other.

Communicating with NPCs, collecting resources and recruiting an army the player will control their character in real-time mode.  However all battles take place in classic turn-based mode with a strong emphasis on tactical elements.

After announcing an end to development of the much-loved King’s Bounty series, IGR is happy to share that Russian-based publisher 1C Company, has announced the development of King’s Bounty: Warriors of the North, the next game in the award-winning RPG series from indie developer Katuri Interactive featuring over 60 new hours of campaign gameplay.

Kings Bounty Warriors of the North screenshot 1

A new hero, young Olaf, the son of the Northling King, dedicates his life to the fight against the undead infesting the Northern Lands of Endoria. He will face epic battles, valor and love. Accompanied by gorgeous Valkyries who will assist Olaf on the battlefield, he will liberate the icy wastelands of the North, dwarven dungeons and Darion, the heart of the Endoria, from the reign of necromancy.

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King’s Bounty: Warriors of the North features:

  • New plot, telling the story of the fight between the Good and the Evil, betrayal and love
  • New companions – 5 Valkyries, assisting Olaf on the field of battle.
  • New locations
  • New units
  • New skills
  • New awards and achievements
  • New school of magic – Rune Magic

Update [10-16-2012]
The next chapter in the multi-award winning RPG/adventure saga will be available to all on October 26, 2012.

The game will come in two editions, the standard edition, for a suggested price of €29.99 and the special Valhalla Edition selling for €32.99, which includes:

Valhalla Armor Set

These unique in-game items are an armor set the hero can collect in the course of their journeys. Combined together these artifacts give additional a strong boost to the character’s attributes.

Digital artwork and wallpapers

Digital bonuses: Ultra-high resolution artwork depicting an epic battle of Olaf and the Valkyries against undead hordes, and wallpapers available in all popular desktop resolutions.

The King’s Bounty: Warriors of the North pre-order is now available at Steam, Amazon, GameStop, GamersGate and many others. Each shop offers additional bonuses for pre-orders.

For more information please visit 1C Publishing King’s Bounty: Warriors of the North page!

One thought on “1C Announces King’s Bounty: Warriors of the North!

  1. Squee! I thought that the King’s Bounty series had ended – I’m really glad they’re giving it another go.

    For this die-hard HoMM fan (up to III, thankyouverymuch) of decades, this is a godsend.

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