Rock & Roll Deck-Builder ‘Battle Bands’ Coming This Year to Steam Early Access

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Aerie Digital Reveals Battle Bands, a Rock & Roll Fantasy Deck-Builder with Multiplayer

Get the band together and battle with your instruments in roguelike co-op and competitive play later this year on Steam Early Access

PORTLAND, MaineJune 17, 2021 — 1-2-3-4! Aerie Digital has announced Battle Bands, a multiplayer deck-building game set in the fantasy land of Riff City coming later this year to PC via Steam Early Access. It’s you and your friends (or just you) vs. the world in this amped-up battle-of-the-bands experience featuring roguelike co-op campaigns and competitive tournament team play.

Whatever the gig, a sound tactical strategy and sick riffs are key to winning the championship and becoming a rock legend in Battle Bands! Start a musical act on your own or with friends and take on challenging AI rivals in roguelike co-op campaigns for up to four players in Tour Mode. And if you’re really ready to turn it up, face off in the ultimate tournament experience featuring 64 bands in Royale Mode.


  • Roguelike Co-op Campaigns with Bosses: Team up with up to three friends or go solo against the machine in roguelike cooperative campaigns with Tour Mode.
  • Epic 4v4 Tournaments: Duel with your mates in online competitions featuring 64 bands with real-time, single-elimination rounds to prove you’re the GOAT in Royale Mode.
  • Your Deck Is Your Instrument: Choose from the guitar, bass, keyboard, or drums and build up your deck with hundreds of unique unlockable cards.
  • Perfect Your Solo: Test your musical mettle against the AI before you take on even more challenging adversaries with your buddies.
  • Create Your Rock & Roll Look: Personalize your perfect stage persona, customizing everything from the instruments to the wardrobe. And don’t forget a wicked name for the band!
  • Ride in Style: Deck out your van with hundreds of color and customization options, and cruise into every venue looking like a rock star.

Battle Bands is available to wishlist now on Steam. For more on the game, check out

About Aerie Digital

Aerie Digital is an independent developer and publisher of video games and digital entertainment experiences. Headquartered in Portland, Maine, our team specializes in creating original and innovative entertainment experiences.

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