The Banner Saga Game Giveaway

Updated Tue, Jan 28, 2014 by Sardu

The Banner Saga Game Giveaway

Make Eric Northman proud and show off your inner viking for a chance to win a Steam copy of The Banner Saga! Using props, photo manipulation, or anything else you can come up with, unleash your inner viking and submit the photo to us. Two lucky winners will receive a Steam copy of The Banner Saga. (We'll also accept interesting pictures of your favorite viking or video game character, for the camera shy).

If you're unfamiliar with The Banner Saga, it's developed by Stoic, a studio founded by former SW:TOR devs, and is one of the recent run of wildly successful crowd-funded games. Here is a quick overview of some of the game's lengthy list of features:

Player choice that drives your narrative

  • Every decision you make in travel, conversation and combat has a meaningful effect on the outcome as your story unfolds.

Over 25 playable characters from 2 different races, human and Varl (horned giants)

  • Embark on your epic journey with a variety of characters from 7 different classes, each with unique abilities and upgrade options to fit your play style.

Strategic combat with consequences

  • Victory or defeat and even the permanent loss of a character depends on which characters you choose to take into battle and what tactics you employ while in combat.

The journey is half the battle

  • Your role in building and managing your caravan as you travel the vast frozen landscape is critical to not only your own survival but the survival of an entire civilization.

An epic Viking saga brought to life in 2D glory

  • Beautifully hand drawn combat sequences and animations, accompanied by an evocative score from Grammy-nominated composer Austin Wintory, will immerse you into a fantasy realm based on Norse mythology.

Multiplayer Combat Enhanced

  • Sharpen your combat skills in the free to play “Factions” multiplayer game. As you play through the single player experience you’ll also unlock new characters to use in multiplayer.

To enter for your chance to win a copy of The Banner Saga on Steam of your very own, be sure to visit our contest entry page. The Contest runs from 9:00 AM EST, Friday January 24th - 11:59 PM EST, Monday January 27th. Have fun, and good luck all!

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