Developer Zeth is revealing something special for RPG lovers. The brand new indie title Bound by Blades. Due to launch in Q4 2022. Which will include Linux, Mac, and Windows PC, despite the Steam page. The game is a boss rush style RPG with a focus on challenging combat and crafting. Embark on a journey through the magical world of Ashmyr. Since it was once a thriving land now left desolate and teeming with Ilcyon. The bloodthirsty enemies lurking across the globe. You will also have to defeat formidable bosses and meet imaginative NPCs. Learn the lore behind Ashmyr’s mysterious downfall. Doing in this charming yet challenging game.
Bound by Blades | Announcement Trailer
Bound by Blades follows the core gameplay of slaying bosses, searching their remains, and crafting gear. While not as hardcore as the genre kings. Bound by Blades certainly offers a fun, playable, and more casual experience for players. For those focusing boss rush mechanic with a big helping of cute and cozy RPG mechanics. A passion project from solo developer Zeth, Bound by Blades aims to introduce a much more welcoming entry to boss rush titles. Told through an enchanting digital sketchbook art style. Players are due to follow the young Bound through their journey in Ashmyr. Since you will have to learn about the beginnings of the vile Ilcyon. As well as other mysterious entities.
- Beast Slayer: Slay colossal monsters through perilous combat. Learning their maneuvers in order to survive the battles and come out ahead. Harvest their remains, and utilize them to craft a sweet new set of gear!
- Intuitive Controls and Unique Combat: Bound By Blades is designed for players of all skill levels. While allowing any adventurer to embark on this challenging journey. Employ a variety of maneuvers like Quick and Strong Attacks. Along with Combos, and Unique Combo Finishers.
- Adventure Together: With a two-player co-op option, enlist a travel companion and slay monsters together in Ashmyr.
- Choose your Fighter: There is no such thing as a “one size fits all” playstyle in Bound by Blades. Acknowledging this, select and swap between the game’s three main characters. Since each has their own unique battle styles and gear. Including the Teo the Kuza cat, Guren the Fangorian bunny, and Kota the Oxbourne ox.