Strategy RPG Live by the Sword: Tactics announced for PC

Due out in early 2021.

Live by the Sword: Tactics

Developer Black Lab Games has announced Live by the Sword: Tactics, a strategy RPG due out for PC via Steam in early 2021.

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

About

Live by the Sword: Tactics is a tactical RPG that puts you in charge of a group of adventurers. As the Kingdom rebuilds after a devastating war, people are slowly returning to their normal lives. During this time a plot is discovered that threatens to throw the Kingdom back into further ruin. You must prevent this from happening at all costs.

Multiple Game Modes

Live by the Sword: Tactics features many ways to play:

  • Story Mode that features a group of adventurers who discover an evil plot.
  • Roguelite Adventure Mode that has you building the world as you explore it.
  • Ranked and Unranked online battles between two players.
  • Local and LAN battles between two players.
  • Tools to create custom battlefields.

Classes

The battle system in Live by the Sword revolves around 5 vs 5 battles. The player has the choice of building their team with seven unique classes:

  • The Alchemist
  • Archer
  • Assassin
  • Brawler
  • Medic
  • Warrior
  • Wizard

Each class posses an innate ability as well as a pool of 6 unique abilities to choose from. Choose wisely as you can only take four into battle.

Watch the announcement trailer below.

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