Fantasy SRPG Dark Deity Gets Surprise Launch During E3

Sword and Axe and Freedom Games had a surprise for viewers of their E3 showcase (June 15, 2021.)

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That surprise came in the form of a release announcement for their new SRPG, Dark Deity, now available on Steam.

Dark Deity

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Dark Deity is a fantasy strategic RPG similar to games like Fire Emblem, Valkyria Chronicles, and Pokémon Conquest.

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With more than 50 unlockable classes and thirty voiced characters, Dark Deity is sure to please fans of SRPGs with its back-to-roots style gameplay and incredibly deep mechanics.

That game's pixel art harkens back to the early 2000's, a golden time for SRPGs.

Following a group of military academy recruits, Dark Deity tells a tale of a violated thousand-year-long pact, throwing these young soldiers into a complex war with a rich and compelling storyline and a well fleshed out cast of characters.

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Now Available

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Dark Deity is available now on Steam for $24.99, with a special edition bundle that comes with the OST and a digital artbook for just $38.97.

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The OST and artbook are also available separately for $6.99 each.

There is no word on whether or not Dark Deity will be coming to consoles at this time.

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Sword and Axe

Founded in 2018, Sword and Axe started off as a two-person team committed to putting out a game that they desired to play.

Remaining small, growing to a team of six, they finally have released their first title through Freedom Games, Dark Deity.

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