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Nordic Games' Gamescom 2016 Lineup

by Rainier on Aug. 1, 2016 @ 11:06 a.m. PDT

Nordic Games will be attending Gamescom in Germany from 18th to 21st August 2016 to showing off a slew of titles such as: The Guild 3, Spellforce 3, ELEXDarksiders, We Sing, and several others.

In hall 8 at booth C20 Nordic Games presents seven upcoming titles, including world and European premieres.

Piranha Bytes‘ newest RPG highlight ELEX, the RPG/RTS-mix SpellForce 3 and the economic simulation The Guild 3 will be playable by the general public for the first time in Europe. As a world premiere Nordic Games presents the upcoming version of its karaoke hit We Sing for Xbox One and PlayStation 4.

Apart from that visitors can enjoy an upgraded and remastered version of the original first Darksiders that goes by the name of Darksiders Warmastered Edition, the JRPG Battle Chasers: Nightwar and the console port of the co-op hit Warhammer: End Time – Vermintide.

About the Games

The Guild 3

Players must demonstrate their skills in crafts, commerce, social occasions and finally in political intrigues as the medieval game world is constantly shifting around your own family dynasty.

  • Huge Replay-Value: AI and random global events ensure that each scenario and game look, feel and play differently.
  • Character/Dynasty Evolution: A complex tree of skills, professions, actions and bonuses waiting to be unlocked.
  • Multiplayer with up to 16 players: Integrated Multiplayer mode that enables you to connect with other “The Guild 3” players regardless of where the game was purchased.

SpellForce 3

SpellForce 3 is a perfect blend of RPG and RTS where players command their troops, increase the level of their hero group, equip them, assign skills to them, strengthen their armed forces and capture zones to extend their territory.

  • Real-Time Strategy/Roleplay Mix: Unique gameplay that combines RTS and top-down RPG genres.
  • Rich Universe with Plenty of Loot: Explore the world of Eo, uncover plots and secrets and collect as much booty as you can for your hero.
  • Multiplayer: Substantial multiplayer elements with different modes. Play co-op games or compete against other players.


In this action-RPG players experience a vast, seamless game universe full of interesting characters, mutant creatures, deep moral choices and thrilling action.

  • Sci-Fi meets Fantasy: A post-apocalyptic universe that is a stunning blend of sci-fi and fantasy elements.
  • Man vs Machine: You decide which path you take; there is no right or wrong way.
  • 100% Authentic: Handcrafted roleplaying experience by Piranha Bytes

Darksiders Warmastered Edition

Hunted by a vengeful group of Angels, War - the first Horseman of the Apocalypse - must take on the forces of Hell, forge uneasy alliances with the very demons he hunts, and journey across the ravaged remains of the Earth on his quest for vengeance and vindication.

  • Darksiders (Wrath of War) for PS4, Xbox One and Wii U in native 1080p resolution
  • 4k support and additional video options for PC
  • Doubled all the texture resolution and improved Rendering

We Sing

We Sing is back bigger and better than ever before! Award winning singing game series with over 1.5 million copies sold, coming this year to PS4 and XBOX ONE

  • See, hear and play We Sing for the first time at Gamescom
  • Featuring 30 of the most exclusive and hottest hits from the world’s biggest artists, across five decades of chart topping tracks and never before featured on-disc artists this space!

Warhammer: End Times – Vermintide

Vermintide is a co-operative action first person shooter and melee combat adventure set in the End Times of the iconic Warhammer Fantasy world.

  • Cooperative Survival For up to 4 Players - Band together with your friends or die alone.
  • Play as Five Unique Heroes - Five distinct characters to choose from, each with their own personality, agenda and story to tell.
  • Huge Hero Arsenal - Each hero has its own unique weapons arsenal to draw from.
  • Embark on an Epic Quest - Boasting 13 diverse levels - on the ground, in buildings, on walls and underground.

Battle Chasers: Nightwar

Battle Chasers: Nightwar is an RPG inspired by the classic console greats, featuring deep dungeon diving, turn-based combat presented in a classic JRPG format, and a rich story driven by exploration of the world.

  • Classic JRPG-Style Combat in a Tech-Infused Fantasy World: Old-school combat inspired by the console RPG greats
  • Randomly Generated Dungeons with Player Driven Difficulty: Action oriented, randomly-generated dungeons loaded with traps, puzzles and secrets
  • Craft, Barter and Prepare for the Road Ahead: Choose three heroes, fill your travel backpack, make sure you've chosen the best equipment and abilities for each hero... and then strike out
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