Cardaclysm: Shards of the Four, a Single Player Card Combat RPG, Arrives on Steam Early Access Today

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29 July 2020 – Award-winning publisher, Headup and Elder Games are pleased to announce the Steam Early Access launch of Cardaclysm: Shards of the Four for $14.99 / €14.99 / £11.99.

Cardaclysm: Shards of the Four is a procedurally generated collectable card game with action RPG elements. Players take on the role of a dark wizard who has tinkered with magic and spells beyond his ability accidentally unleashing The Four Horsemen of the Apocalypse and their minions upon the world. Armed with over 200 cards and 40 artifacts, the player will battle these hellish opponents in a bid to send them back to the firey pit from whence they came!

During Early Access, Elder Games is calling on all card gaming fans to contribute with their feedback on Discord, Steam and Twitter to help make this game a truly magical experience. The developer has also established a Discord Server to chat directly with the community on deck strategies and future development.

Further details of Cardaclysm: Shards for the Four’s official release date will be revealed in the future.

About Cardaclysm: Shards of the Four

Cardaclysm: Shards of the Four is a procedurally generated collectible card game mixed with action RPG elements.

You are a dark wizard who tinkered with magic and spells way beyond your skill level. This time you messed up really bad: You’ve unleashed The Four Horsemen of the Apocalypse and their minions upon the World! Well done… So hurry, grab your magical cards and send them all back to their hellish dimension before the Apocalypse destroys everyone and everything – and much more importantly, before the old wizard council discovers what you have done…

* Encounter 5 factions and over 200 cards, each with its own unique abilities, art and 3D animation
* Equip your hero with over 40 artefacts
* Battle five mythic bosses, each with its own unique take on game mechanics
* Explore endlessly generated worlds in different biomes
* Complete challenges and trade cards in the Inter-dimensional ‘Pub’ you visit between quests

About Headup
Headup is a hybrid games publishing and development company providing players worldwide with the best content in the independent gaming sector. Established in 2009, it is active on all major platforms such as consoles, mobile devices and PC, and was awarded as “Best Publisher” at the German Developers Awards in 2012, 2013, 2017 and 2019. With over 80 million customers served on mobile and further several million players on the PC and consoles, Headup is always looking to raise awareness and commercial success for developers thinking outside the box. More information can be found at ,Twitter and Discord.

About Elder Games
Founded in 2007, Elder Games is an independent game development team. From 2007 to 2016, Elder Games had mostly been a “one-man army”. During that time, lead developer Ede Tarsoly collaborated with external freelancers to realize his projects. More information at

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