Legends of Amberland II: The Song of Trees the next classic western RPG game is due to release on Linux via Proton with Windows PC. Thanks to the innovative team at Silver Lemur Games for bringing this experience to life. Coming to both Steam and GOG.
Get ready for a ride back to the golden days of gaming with the upcoming release Legends of Amberland II: The Song of Trees. Due to release on Steam and GOG on December 5th, 2023. At launch, you can dive in if you speak English, German, French, or Polish, with more languages to follow soon. Coming to Linux via Proton, as with previous titles.
Legends of Amberland II takes its cues from iconic ’90s adventures, with a blend of Might & Magic, Wizardry, and Ultima vibes. Step into a world that’s laid out like a chessboard, where every move is calculated and strategic. That’s what you’ll get – a classic first-person view, and a world where you navigate by squares. Also a turn-based system that keeps the action methodical yet engaging.
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Your mission in Legends of Amberland II? You’re the leader of a seven-member crew you can either handpick or start with a pre-built team. Your quest is grand – due to confront the shadows threatening the peaceful realm of Amberland. Think of it as a heroic fable, brimming with epic moments and a touch of humor. It’s an homage to when these adventures didn’t demand endless hours or grinding to advance.
- A retro first-person point of view and square-by-square movement.
- A turn-based setup that covers both battles and exploration.
- You’ve got a squad of seven heroes in Legends of Amberland II, each with different skills.
- Swift battles, super fast when you’re up against weaker foes.
- Quick travel options to keep things moving without needless repetition.
- A hassle-free way to manage your squad’s gear, including a magical bag that carries all your extra items.
- A vast world that’s yours to explore.
- Loads of quests to embark on, from the main journey to additional tasks.
- A rich backstory that connects all the titles in the series, though you don’t need to know the previous stories to jump into this one.
- On the technical front, it’s crafted to give you that nostalgic feel while ensuring it runs smoothly on today’s tech – even older systems.
As for its place in the classic western RPG franchise, you can jump into Legends of Amberland II at any point. While it’s part of a larger universe with a continuous history, each story stands alone. You might catch hints of past events, but they’re just there to enrich the world, not to confuse newcomers.
So, if you’re into heroic tales with a lighthearted touch and a nod to the classic games, keep your eyes peeled for the Legends of Amberland II release on Steam and GOG. It’s all about recapturing that ’90s magic while delivering a fresh, accessible experience. Coming to Linux via Proton with Windows PC on December 5th, 2023. No word on being Verified though.