The Banner Saga
Role Playing (Games) Published by Versus Evil

Embark on your own epic journey in Banner Saga, the critically acclaimed tactical RPG where your strategic choices directly affect your personal story and the world around you.

Leave your home and strike out on a desperate journey to save your people. Lead your caravan across stunning environments and into war with enemy clans and vicious Drudge soldiers. Build relationships and make choices that will shape the future of your clan as you scramble to survive in this beautiful, bleak world.

Banner Saga Features:

- A unique fantasy realm inspired by Norse mythology – explore a grim world shaped by the legends of the Vikings. Uncover ancient lore and battle tooth and nail to carve out a new bastion in a world abandoned by the gods.

- Beautiful 2D rotoscope animation - immerse yourself in beautifully hand drawn combat sequences and animations, accompanied by an evocative score from Grammy-nominated composer Austin Wintory.

- Real choices with real consequences – every decision you make on the trail, in conversation and during combat has a meaningful effect on the outcome as your unique story unfolds.

- Over 25 playable characters with unique personalities – form relationships in and out of combat with a variety of characters from 7 different classes, each with unique abilities and upgrade options to fit your play style.

- Strategic combat with permanent repercussions – choose your warriors, form your strategy and strike. Adapt to a dynamic battlefield where your tactics determine who lives and who dies. Victory, defeat and even the permanent loss of a character depends on the choices you make.

- Winner of the Geekie Award for best Indie Video Game, 2014, Independent Games Festival Finalist for Excellence in Visual Art and Honorable mentions for Design and Audio.

Only your choices can guide your caravan through the harsh winter, past mystical enemies and brutal Viking clans. When the trail is uncertain, can you take the lead?

Download Banner Saga and begin your journey today.

What's New
Version 2017.02.08 (Feb 08, 2017)

• Game balance updates
• Fixes missing audio when installed on SD card
• Fix crashes on a few specific devices
• Improvements to asset downloading

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Version 2017.02.07 (Feb 07, 2017)

• Game balance updates
• Fixes missing audio when installed on SD card
• Fix crashes on a few specific devices
• Improvements to asset downloading

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Version 2016.12.06 (Dec 06, 2016)

• Updated the asset downloading process to be more robust
• Modified the app settings to work with Android 7
• Disable memory usage reporting by default to prevent stuttering

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Version 2016.10.08 (Oct 08, 2016)

• Fixed a bug preventing save games from being written to the local device on Android 6 and later.
• Fixed a bug that could cause an error during initial download of expansion files.

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Version 2016.10.06 (Oct 06, 2016)

Updated to support Banner Saga 2 importing of saved games from Banner Saga 1.
Added a banner on the start page that links to the Banner Saga 2 store page.

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Version 2016.09.02 (Sep 02, 2016)

Fixed issues with video player on some devices.
Changed default settings for HTC 10 devices.
Added Japanese localization.
Made some improvements to downloading of data files.

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Version 1.1.57 (Apr 16, 2015)

Fixed a few edge-case bugs with cloud saves
Fixed a bug causing a crash on start on a few devices.
Added some more device-specific settings.
Some performance improvements.
Updated the animation data format. This results in a very large update this time, but should make future updates smaller.
Added a Google Play sign-in / sign-out button.

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Version 1.1.39 (Jan 21, 2015)
Version 1.1.28 (Jan 18, 2015)
Version 2015.01.13 (Jan 13, 2015)
Version 1.1.24 (Dec 15, 2014)
Version 1.1.21 (Dec 10, 2014)
Version 1.1.20 (Dec 02, 2014)
Version 1.1.19 (Nov 28, 2014)
Version 1.1.17 (Nov 24, 2014)

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