is now available for Windows and consoles, with the PC edition of this
comedic role-playing game offered through the
. A look at gameplay can be found in the
Official Launch Trailer
and here's more yada, yada, yada on the game:
Yaga’s darkly funny
narrative and action role-playing premise tells the story of Ivan, a one-handed
blacksmith with incredibly bad luck, who must take on the impossible tasks given
to him by the tzar. All the while the mysterious witch, Baba Yaga, watches over
Ivan’s fate as he bludgeons a variety of nefarious monsters and legends all of
which have been inspired by Slavic folk tales.
Utilizing the games deep forging system, players can craft a vast arsenal of
hammers and tools that Ivan needs to survive this dark underworld of pagan
beliefs and motley creatures. Players can also explore the different
combinations of talismans, magic items, curses and blessings, all of which
fundamentally change the way Ivan plays and thus, further increases his
The consequences of Ivan’s actions and the decisions players make in the game
affect his reputation and the various upgrades accessible to him, “Yaga is a
unique delivery on a genre the Versus Evil team loves, RPGs. With deep systems,
unique storyline setting and meaningful choice based gameplay, Yaga offers up
different outcomes and experiences based on how you want to play. We are excited
to continue to offer Yaga and other Versus Evil titles across a wide array of
platforms including the Apple Arcade, PC, Mac, PlayStation 4, Xbox One and
Nintendo Switch.” Said Versus Evil General Manager, Steve Escalante.
Yaga’s aesthetics take inspiration from many different cultural backgrounds with
an art style that has incorporated details from Russian storybook illustrations,
traditional clothing motifs and rural art from the countryside of several
eastern European countries, while the music is a combination of modern hip hop
tunes with folkloric elements and instruments used centuries ago.
In addition to the main game being on discount, both the Epic Games Store and
the PlayStation Store are selling the Bad Luck Bundle at 20% discount as well.
On the Epic Game Store the Bad Luck Bundle includes the main game and
soundtrack, while on the PlayStation Store the Bad Luck Bundle is the main game,
soundtrack, and an exclusive dynamic theme. Versus Evil and Breadcrumbs
Interactive plan on supporting Yaga with future updates, new characters and more
stories to discover. Stay tuned for more on Yaga!