POSITIONING THE BANNERS
The Banner Saga 2 Will Arrive on the PS4 and Xbox One on July 26, 2016
Vikings are about to invade the PlayStation 4 and Xbox One very soon, as Stoic’s sequel to
will be available on the two aforementioned platforms on July 26, 2016 – barely two months after it launched for the PC and Mac through Steam.
Impressive, considering that the game’s indie developer, Stoic Studios, comprises all but three people: Alex Thomas, Arnie Jorgensen and John Watson, who were previously working under BioWare, the development studio behind the and
series. If you didn’t already know, The
will continue from where its critically-acclaimed predecessor, left off – in a world that was slowly being overwhelmed by a race of humanoid beings known as the Dredge.
Haven’t played the first installment of
series yet? Not to worry, because Steve Escalante, General Manager of Versus Evil, publisher of The Banner Saga, recently mentioned in a statement that: “New players can jump right in and play without any concern of not playing the original game. We didn’t want anyone penalized if they were jumping into this story for the first time.”
With the PS4 and Xbox One versions of launching on July 26, 2016, and its PC and Mac counterparts already available on Steam, there’s really no reason for you to not don your Viking helmet and find out what the hype behind series is all about.