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Landboats, Mercenaries, Pets and Scourges to be seen in latest trailer for strategy sequel.

February 20, 2023

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[This unedited press release is made available courtesy of Game Developer and its partnership with notable game PR-related resource Games Press]

Curve Games | Curve Games and IronOak Games are thrilled to unveil a new trailer, ‘Resistance’ for For The King II, the highly-anticipated sequel to the successful multi-million selling franchise.

View the Resistance Trailer

In the new trailer, fans will see the reveal of:

  • ‘Landboats’- for the first time, players will be able to travel together in the overworld within these vehicles.

  • ‘Mercenaries and Pets’ - brand new to the series, players will be able to recruit characters and animals to join their party and fight alongside them.

  • ‘Scourges’ - the return of the Scourge system from For The King, with the trailer introducing a newly imagined ‘Hangman’ in the stunning new art style.

Inspired by tabletop adventures, For The King II builds on the hugely popular and successful original game’s challenging blend of strategy, turn-based combat, and roguelike elements to create an epic new experience that includes the most requested fan feature by far: four player co-op!

The game is scheduled for release on Steam in 2023.

New assets can be downloaded here.
As always, if you have any questions or need additional information, please let me know.
About For The King II
For The King II transports you deep into Fahrul during a period of crisis and peril. The once beloved Queen Rosomon has turned against her subjects, leaving you and a group of resistance fighters to strike back and fight for the freedom of the realm. The story will be accessible and exciting for new players, whilst also offering fans of the For The King a continuation of the original narrative arc. Allowing fans to kick off a single-player experience or play cooperatively online and in couch co-op with up to four players, For The King II offers brand-new combat mechanics and features, a host of new biomes to explore, a beautiful updated art style, new weapons and enemies to conquer - and much more….From the vast number of character and item combinations to the procedurally generated maps, quests, loot, and events – the world of Fahrul is ever-changing and will constantly keep players on their toes!

With a greater focus on strategic decision making and class, armor and weapon customization, players will need to pick their battles carefully, arming characters with the skills and gear needed to succeed in this famously accessible yet challenging combat system that rewards planning and foresight. Players can choose to fight side-by-side with friends or split up to claim loot for themselves to provide unique abilities, tactical advantages, and powerful synergies. The more you play, the more items you unlock to use in future adventures!

To learn more about the game, please visit the official Steam product page here and follow on Twitter, Reddit and Discord.

About IronOak Games 
Founded in 2015 by industry veterans with a passion for tabletop and roleplaying games, IronOak Games is now part of the Curve Games family of studios. For The King, the debut title from the studio, released in 2018 to critical acclaim and has sold over 3 million units, with millions more having played via subscription services.

More information on IronOak Games can be found at https://ironoakgames.com/  

About Curve Games
Curve Games is an award-winning independent label working with developers across the world to deliver the best in interactive entertainment. With a uniquely diverse games catalog that includes renowned indie hits such as For the King, Bomber Crew, The Ascent and Lawn Mowing Simulator, and the multi-million selling smash hit Human Fall Flat, Curve Games has taken its place as one of the leading games publishers worldwide.

More information on Curve Games can be found at http://www.curvegames.com

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