Publisher En Masse Entertainment and developer BonusXP sheds new light into The Dark Crystal: Age of Resistance Tacticsgameplay by explaining further on the game handling in turn-based tactics, showing off how players can choose their team and command them in battle.
Control a band of resistance fighters
Meet your returning Gelfling heroes in this turn-based RPG with multiple tasks at hand from defeating a group of enemies to finding a missing friend. Customize your party members by changing playstyle, gearing up and unlock their abilities. With over 150 base abilities spreading across 19 jobs to choose from; be wary as strong magic abilities cost a lot of MP to cast. Help the Gelfling heroes defeat their foes and restore peace.
Key Tactical Features
- Continue the Story in an Expanded World of Thra – Delve deeper into the legend of The Dark Crystal, learning more about the Gelfling clans and their histories across more than five diverse, modular territories. Choose from over 15 character jobs and play through reimagined and brand-new battles against the malicious Skeksis and help lead the proud Gelfling to victory.
- Gelfling Tactics – Devise unique ways for the outmatched Gelfling to fulfil their prophecy in multi-layered, turn-based tactical combat. Units can be customized for specific fights with gear, upgradable abilities, and a job system. Use guile, planning, and cunning to overcome superior foes!
- Highly Replayable – Replay finished battles to earn full marks, or replay the entire game! Once completed players can challenge a New Game+ mode, keeping all progress from their first playthrough to re-experience more difficult versions of the battles.
- Rich, Dynamic Environments – The world of Thra is a living, unpredictable environment as dangerous as it is beautiful. Dynamic events on the battlefield, which can create opportunities or put the Gelflings at a disadvantage, can necessitate rapid changes in strategy.
The game launches digitally on February 4, 2020, for PC, Mac, PlayStation 4, Xbox One and Switch.