Blood Bowl III launches in August

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Blood Bowl III

Blood Bowl III will launch for PlayStation 5, Xbox Series, PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Switch, and PC via Steam in August, publisher Nacon and developer Cyanide announced.

The companies also released a new trailer for Blood Bowl III following Super Bowl LV. Dubbed “Bugman’s Beer,” the trailer is a commercial for “Bugman’s XXXXXX,” a brewed beer distributed all across the Old World.

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

Strap on your boots, don your helmet, adjust your shoulder guards and chest plate… and slip a sharpened dagger into your belt (it’s the rules).

Blood Bowl III is the videogame of fantasy football. A turn-based strategy game inspired by American football in the Warhammer fantasy world where elves, humans, orcs and other creatures fight for the ball with shoulder charges, kicks, punches and weapons of varying degrees of lethality (and legality by the ref).

Your team, your call!

As the coach, you must give instructions to your players: hinder the progress of your opponents by positioning them in your tackle zone, knock down those who get in your way, and break through to your opponents’ end zone to score a touchdown!

All your units can gain experience and receive statistic bonuses or new skills. However, be careful: injuries are common, especially when the referee is a goblin who tends to overlook most forms of violence. Some players may even leave the field limp and lifeless, putting an early and definitive end to their careers.

Watch the trailer below.

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