JanduSoft S.L and Grimorio of Video games as we speak introduced that Recreation Seer Enterprise Companions, a enterprise capital agency based mostly in Aschaffenburg, Germany, has offered full financing for Sword of the Necromancer. The $250,000 funding, mixed with funds secured by a crowdfunding Kickstarter marketing campaign, brings a complete manufacturing price range of $450,000. Sword of the Necromancer is scheduled to launch on PlayStation 5, Xbox Sequence X, PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Nintendo Swap, and PC in late 2020.
“Our VC funding and the crowdfunding Kickstarter success highlights the neighborhood’s regular love for 2D roguelikes providing sofa co-op with procedural parts”, mentioned Bertrand Vernizeau, CEO and Funding associate. “The enchantment and help might probably be defined by the love of avid gamers for titles reminiscent of Wizard of Legend, Moonlighter or Azure Goals, all whereas supported by the frequent curiosity in video games with parallels to Zelda”.
“The funding from Recreation Seer has given the group the mentorship and inventive freedom to observe our imaginative and prescient for Sword of the Necromancer”, mentioned Jose Antonio Andujar Clavell, CEO and founding father of JanduSoft S.L. “We are able to’t look ahead to the neighborhood to go palms on with Sword of the Necromancer, as we ramp as much as a simultaneous PC, present and next-generation console launch in late 2020”.
Sword of the Necromancer casts gamers within the function of Tama, a former rogue decided to resurrect her lover, the priestess Koko, who she swore to guard alongside her pilgrimage. This brings Tama to a legendary crypt that’s rumoured to carry the ability to lift the useless.
It’s there the place Tama obtains the Sword of the Necromancer, a cursed relic that may resurrect useless monsters… and switch them into allies within the course of. Each enemy you defeat may be reworked right into a companion, so it’s as much as you find out how to amass your beastly social gathering.
Along with monsters to recruit, Tama can even combat utilizing a big number of weapons, starting from swords to spears to bows. Nothing lasts endlessly although, as each time you die you lose all of your gear and half of your degree. And when you’re actually feeling adventurous, Tama can clone herself utilizing the Flask of Homunculus, permitting for a good friend to leap in for some two-player native co-op.