Basilisk Games announces Eschalon: Book II
, a sequel to their
cross-platform RPG planned for release in the middle of next year:
INDIANAPOLIS, Indiana – June 10, 2008 – Basilisk Games, an independent
computer game developer specializing in role-playing games, today announced that
Eschalon: Book II has entered full production and is expected to be released Q2
2009 for Windows, Macintosh and Linux-based computers.
The sequel to the 2007 acclaimed role-playing game Eschalon: Book I, Book II
will continue the storyline from where it ended in the previous game and feature
more than 60 gameplay enhancements.
"Basilisk Games is very excited to announce that we will be releasing Book II
early next year. Classic, old-school computer role-playing is very much a viable
market and we have been happy with the consumer response to Book I." commented
Thomas Riegsecker, Lead Developer of the Eschalon series. "Book II will be an
exciting step forward for the series."
No previous experience with Book I will be needed to enjoy Book II as the
in-game narrative will guide unfamiliar players into the realm of Eschalon- a
medieval fantasy world on the brink of war. The game will take players across
multiple regions as they seek to further uncover the mystery surrounding their
character's past. With an updated graphic engine, interface enhancements and
gameplay improvements taken directly from fan suggestions, Book II will be an
adventure no RPG enthusiast will want to miss!