SteamWorld Quest: Hand of Gilgamech is the role playing card game. Well the one you’ve been waiting for. Since you lead a party of aspiring heroes. Venturing through a beautifully hand drawn world. Also facing intense battles using only your wits. Plus a handful of cards. Taking on whatever threat comes your way. While you craft your own deck. Choosing from over 100 unique punch-cards.
Although the game bears the SteamWorld name. This is, it is not connected in story or gameplay to the previous SteamWorld games. While Dig and Dig 2 are platformers and Heist is a tactics game. SteamWorld Quest: Hand of Gilgamech is a card-based role-playing game.
SteamWorld Quest: Hand of Gilgamech Hits Steam (Linux, Mac, Windows PC)
What awaits you is a luscious treasure chest. One that is also full of gold, dragons and vivid worlds. Also magic, knights in shining armor as well as XP in SteamWorld Quest: Hand of Gilgamech. Including turn based battles and all that good RPG stuff.
But don’t expect something really serious. The games a humorous mix of traditional fantasy. Along with steampunk robots. While making for an unforgettable experience with lots of laughs.
In SteamWorld Quest: Hand of Gilgamech, you lead a party of aspiring heroes. Since this combines elements of card based roguelike. Such as Slay the Spire and gruelling explorer Darkest Dungeon. Creating a softer, more realistic, but no less interesting variant. Since these other games make it easier to hit a wall. Even fall to their extreme difficulty or cruel odds. SteamWorld Quest: Hand of Gilgamech offers the thrills of theory crafting new decks. Also character builds without punishing you to much for choosing the wrong ones.
Originally released on Nintendo Switch. SteamWorld Quest: Hand of Gilgamech has already received critical acclaim. Wwith Nintendo Life calling it “Remarkably solid and satisfying”. IGN saying its combat system “offers an insane amount of choice, making it as flexible as it is fun”. So you can expect worthy gameplay.
SteamWorld Quest: Hand of Gilgamech will launch this Friday, May 31st. Priced at $24.99 USD / €24.99 /￡22.49. Releasing on Linux, Mac and Windows PC.