The beloved Swords and Sandals Crusader returns—reforged from the ground up.
October 15th, 2020 — Whiskeybarrel Studios and eGames.com are thrilled to announce the flash game remake Swords and Sandals Crusader Redux will release November 4th on Steam. Swords and Sandals Crusader Redux is a fast paced, addictive remake of the original strategic wargame about raising armies, fighting battles and conquering lands in a fantasy world.
For the first time since 2007, the beloved Swords and Sandals Crusader returns to your screen, reforged and remastered from the ground up. Relive the classic strategic wargame with all new additions such as tournaments, mini-adventures and survival mode! Everything you loved about the original Crusader, only bigger, brighter and better than ever. Turn-based, tactical combat in classic 2D fashion. Fire arrows, cast powerful spells and send out the cavalry!
- Battle across 9 chapters and 41 missions as you follow the eight factions vying for control of Brandor in Campaign Mode.
- Face wave after wave of ever more difficult enemy forces in Survival Mode. Level up your powers in between rounds.
- Set up a battle any way you want and duke it out in Quick Battle Mode.
- In Conquer the Realm Mode, customize every aspect of your game including permadeath, wandering monsters, and special events.
- Summon powerful colossi to aid your army, creatures of legend such as The Grail Knight and the Titan Spheracles.
- Choose from Brandor’s greatest heroes including King Lionel and Sir Belgrave or nefarious villains like HeChaos and Arglaxx.
- Joust in tournaments, duel against other heroes, go cliff diving, go on grand mini adventures, and defend your castle in epic sieges.
Swords and Sandals Crusader Redux will launch on Windows PC on Steam for $9.99.
About Whiskeybarrel Studios
Founded by Oliver Joyce in 2013, Whiskeybarrel Studios are best knownfor the cult indie gladiator RPG Swords and Sandals, a series many twenty-somethings will remember fondly from their childhood. The first Swords and Sandals game started as a Flash game in 2006, and the series has gone to spawn four official sequels, another four remakes and two spinoffs in an ongoing epic that has been played hundreds of millions of times all across the world on many platforms. Oliver hopes to continue telling the Swords and Sandals story for many years to come.
eGames.com is a video game publishing company headquartered in Irvington, NY USA