The Banner Saga Warbands - Kickstarter now live!
The team at Megacon Games just launched their kickstarter for The Banner Saga Warbands. The team at Megacon Games have done an amazing job and have captured the essence of The... Read more
The Horseborn and Console Progress
Tribal, warring, and somewhat mysterious, the horseborn are another race produced by a god who cross-wove two of the Loom-mother’s creations. They once lived among man and varl,... Read more
Skyshine's Bedlam, The Banner Saga Warbands, and The Banner Saga 2
Wanted to give you all a quick update as to what we’re working on and share a few cool things stemming from The Banner Saga!
First, Skyshine’s Bedlam... Read more
Banner Saga Update - April 17th
We’re releasing a rather large update for The Banner Saga and it includes the Linux + SteamOS versions of the game. We know it took a while, but... Read more
The Ghost Varl - Support Bedlam
The minute I saw the concept art and heard the gameplay pitch of Bedlam, I was anxious to be a part of it. It sounds and looks like just the... Read more
Mobile Platforms Now Available
Just a quick update to let you know that we have fulfilled our Kickstarter promise to bring you the game to mobile platforms! We are really excited to... Read more
The Banner Saga Localization Patch
At long last and after much testing, we are pleased to announce that
The Banner Saga Is Translated Into 6 Languages!
- Português (Brasil)
Other Major... Read more
The Banner Saga launch date and trailer
It has been a long time coming, but all for a good reason. Today we've finished putting together an announcement trailer for The Banner Saga. What are we... Read more
The last part of The Banner Saga Let's play!
Greetings backers, we have for you the final installment of The Banner Saga demo. In this one we throw a fight to show off a feature we haven't talked about... Read more
Let's Play: The Banner Saga part 4!
Ready to see the result of your decisions? Thanks for your patience! We're still working on getting the website back on its feet, but we're going to keep the demo... Read more
Let's Play: The Banner Saga part 3!
A short but important decision to make:
Plus some commentary! Not to worry, the next update should be a little meatier.
Also, want a much bigger and in-depth preview... Read more
Let's Play: The Banner Saga part 2!
Ladies and Gents,
We've gotten many, many people who would prefer to get lots of updates, so majority rule, here. To those of you who do not want to see... Read more
Let's Play: The Banner Saga
Hello backers! After a brief delay the first part of the PAX playthrough is ready to go! Keep in mind, this is all in-game and we're still in beta so... Read more
The Banner Saga at PAX2013
Hi again backers!
It has been a nutso month! We've been crunching (no surprise there), to get a playable build for PAX, which starts on Friday. We released some press... Read more
Austin Wintory live orchestral recording, streaming this Tuesday
As we mentioned in the previous update, we have a gift for all our backers. From the desk of Austin Wintory:
For all those interested, I am happy to share... Read more
Hello backers! As previously mentioned, today's update will be a closer look into the animation process. We'll save the usual Q&A section for the our next content update and jump... Read more
Hello and greetings again for another monthly update! This time we had planned to give you an in-depth look at the animation process in great detail by the amazing artists... Read more
Travel, Story and Combat choices
Greetings! After a longer than usual period we have a lot of progress to share. Thank you so much for being patient, it means a lot to us and we... Read more
Hello, backers. We meet again in good spirits!
We’ve got quite a bit of development progress to get into, but before we jump into that, we’re going to do a... Read more
Q&A with Alex
Hey everybody! We’ve had so much going on that it’s been hard to find the time to catch our breaths. With Factions coming out in the next week this seemed... Read more
The Banner Saga: Factions is live!
A time of reckoning is upon us. All of us at Stoic are proud to announce, after burning the midnight oil for many moons, that beta has ended for The... Read more
Single Player Progress
Hello! I’m Alex, the creative director and it’s about time we updated you on some progress. Let’s get back to what most of you are interested in: the single player... Read more
Sound in The Banner Saga
Greetings! As you guys know, we do a monthly progress report to keep you up to date on how progress is coming on the game. We'll have the usual progress... Read more
The Yuletide Progress report
Holiday greetings, backers!
We're happy to throw another log onto the holiday update fire! For our December update, we've got a ton of new features to check out.
Survey results... Read more
The Huge Beta Update
Hello again, esteemed backers! Settle in, this update is gonna be a big one.
We’ve wrapped up Fantastic Arcade with a really solid build of the combat. Now we’re back... Read more
What does a big Kickstarter project look like in prize form?
Greetings again, fans of strategy and physical prizes!
As promised not two days prior, we've put together a video laying out the result of producing a comical number of prizes.... Read more
The Forums Are Back Up!
I was hoping that our existing hosting would handle the load this time, but it clearly did not. I have pulled the trigger on migrating to a more... Read more
The Forums have been Pillaged!
As many of you have already discovered, we apparently razed our web hosting to the ground when we unleashed the horde of backers on the forums. We're simultaneously horrified and... Read more
The Forums are Live!
The Banner Saga forums are now officially live and include a special forum just for backers. Make sure you create an forums account using the same email address tied to... Read more
The 6-hours-to-go FAQ
Hello again! 700% looms on the horizon and we can hardly believe it. You guys could really do it!
We've had a lot of new questions in the last day... Read more
The Final Update; Goals and an Invitation to You
We've now officially gone from days to hours, and in our last video update before the end of the campaign we wanted to send you a huge thank you,... Read more
The Prize Clarification Update
Hello, esteemed backers! Within the last few days, two very important things have happened to encourage this update: 1) We added a bunch of new prizes to our already many... Read more
The Last Week special video update
This is it, fans of strategy, story, art... and music: our last week on Kickstarter. Your constant support throughout the campaign has been an experience none of us will ever... Read more
Ask not what your backers can do for you
We've gotten a lot of emails saying we should chase more pledges by telling what we will do if you give usthis much money or that much money. Having... Read more
The Banner Saga progress report for week 2
Hello supporters and backers! It's hard to believe it's only been two weeks since we launched the project and beside the weekly progress reports we've just cracked an unbelievable milestone... Read more
An Important Message from Stoic
We weren't planning on sending this out until Monday, but we couldn't help but notice over the weekend that about 8000 people like you have donated over a quarter-million dollars... Read more
Behold, the results!
Due to the popularity of the previous survey, and numerous requests, we have created a Language survey for our supporters! Apologies in advance if your favorite language... Read more
The official WE DID IT update
I'll admit, we weren't prepared to post something this soon, and it's because of your unbelievable support. Once again, (and you'll probably hear this a lot more over the next... Read more
The Banner Saga Platform Survey
Update: I know that everyone is curious about the results, so here they are. The blue bars represent a cumulative ranking in which all the scores for each platform are... Read more