Battle Chasers: Nightwar launches October 3

Turn-based battles in classic Japanese RPG format.

Battle Chasers: Nightwar

Battle Chasers: Nightwar will launch for PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Switch, and PC on October 3, publisher THQ Nordic and developer Airship Syndicate announced.

Here is an overview of the game, via its Steam page:

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 turn-based combat inspired by the console RPG greats, with a unique overcharge mana system and incredible Battle Bursts.
  • ‘Beautiful, randomly-generated dungeons loaded with traps, puzzles, secrets and loot.
  • Explore an overworld peppered with hidden dungeons, rare bosses and randomly appearing friends and foes.
  • Action oriented, randomly-generated dungeons loaded with traps, puzzles and secrets. Use each hero’s unique dungeon skills to survive.
  • Build your adventuring party by choosing three of six available heroes from the classic Battle Chasers comic series, each with unique abilities, perks, items and dungeon skills.
  • Dive into the deep crafting system, using the unique ingredient-overloading system to create epic items!

The best-selling comic book Battle Chasers was first released in the late 90s and quickly generated a passionate cult following.

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