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Shores Unknown

Platform(s): Nintendo Switch, PC
Genre: RPG/Strategy
Publisher: Hitcents
Developer: Vallynne
Release Date: February 2021

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'Shores Unknown' (ALL) Comes To Steam Early Access In Feb. 2021 - Screens & Trailer

by Rainier on Oct. 21, 2020 @ 7:00 a.m. PDT

Shores Unknown is a tactical RPG where you'll set sail for a vibrant, medieval land at war, forge new alliances and seek your fortune in waters unconquered by any sailor.

Shores Unknown takes place in a land ruled by the iron-fisted Crown, and policed by the fearsome Inquisition, from whom it is said there is no escape. To the south lies the Empire and perpetual war, while to the north there is only the Murk — a seething wall of fog from which no ship has ever returned. In the midst of these grand forces, both natural and otherwise, our heroes must find a way to survive and to pursue their dreams of liberty.

Play as the newly-made leader of a mercenary company, fresh off an assignment gone awry. Now on the wrong side of the Crown, allies and loyalty are paramount. Forced to venture through the maw of the Murk in a search for truth, players will explore unknown lands, forge new alliances, and wage battle against those who would see to their end.

It's up to you to uncover the truth to what lies behind the seething fog that coats the seas. Take charge of your crew, and confront a wide range of encounters with Shores Unknown's innovative gridless turn-based combat system. Lead your growing mercenary team into battle, as your tactical skills are put to the test.

In this deeply customisable RPG, it rests on your shoulders to bolster your party, learn new skills and pursue your dreams of freedom and liberty.

What dangers await on Shores Unknown?

Shores Unknown will be available through Steam Early Access in February 2021.

As the release of Shores Unknown appears on the horizon, Lead Developer Ilya Rudnev said: "We'd like to thank all our followers, old and new, for their support.  We've put a lot of time and effort - and all our hearts - into making Shores Unknown, and we hope you'll enjoy finally being able to play it as much as we enjoyed making it. And this being an Early Access title, we also look forward to your feedback and hope that your participation will allow us to polish the game into a truly remarkable experience.

"Early next year, prepare to begin your journey to Shores Unknown!"

Key Features:

  • Gridless tactical turn-based combat -take your time to assess the situation and command your characters in the Order Phase, then watch your strategy come to life during the Action Phase as the characters maneuver around the battlefield and carry out their orders.
  • Adaptive character advancement system -characters learn new skills and unlock new classes depending on their equipment and combat choices.
  • Deep party customization options - allow the player to build the perfect mercenary team of their choice, allowing full control over equipment and skills used by each character.
  • Vibrant world - rendered in low-poly stylistic full of little details to immerse yourself in. Explore the various locations of the game, interact with dozens of characters and uncover the secrets of the Shores.

Shores Unknown is coming to Nintendo Switch and PC (Steam).

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