The Bard's Tale IV: Director's Cut
is an updated version of inXile's RPG sequel
that's coming to Windows, Linux, macOS, on August 27th and to Xbox One and
PlayStation 4 on September 6th.
celebrates the announcement of these launch dates, and
details on what distinguishes this from the standard edition of the game:
Hidden in the shadows, an evil has waited patiently. Until now. Who will
face the darkness if not you? A heroic adventure featuring 50+ hours of
gameplay, 350 speaking parts, a Legacy Mode for returning fans, and over 100
pieces of incredible music!
Customize How You Play
Define the way you play, using sliders on numerous options such as saving
(including “save anywhere”), the mini-map, waypoint markers and many more.
Whether you seek a hardcore challenge, a lighter experience, or something
in-between, the choice is yours.
Create the Hero You Want To Be
Play as Bard, Fighter, Practitioner, and Rogue, each featuring 60-70 skills and
collectively unlocking 21 unique classes. Build an array of characters to make
every playthrough a unique experience.
Craft your Party, Your Way
Start your party with a single character, recruiting or creating new heroes to
bolster your ranks. Build a party that suits your play style!
An Adventure Around Every Corner
Explore towns full of quest givers, fight your way through dark and deadly
dungeons, and navigate beautiful rolling hills, dense forests, ancient tombs,
and icy wastes.
Battle your enemies in dynamic, intuitive turn-based tactical combat, that
rewards clever thinking. Use superior strategies, thoughtful positioning, and
deadly combos to bring down your foes!
Unlock the Secrets of the Past
Unravel challenging mysteries. If your enemies don’t get you, the devious
riddles and dangerous traps just might.
Elven Puzzle Weapons
The sense of discovery and mystery doesn’t stop with the environment. Gain
ancient Elven weapons containing hidden powerful skills which you’ll need to
uncover by carefully examining them.