Sword Coast Legends

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Set in the lush and vibrant world of the Forgotten Realms, Sword Coast Legends offers an all-new way to enjoy the time-tested magic of playing Dungeons & Dragons as a shared storytelling experience. With a deep narrative developed by a team of long-time industry veterans and a partnership with the Dungeons & Dragons team, the single player campaign of Sword Coast Legends brings the world of Faerûn home like never before.

Sword Coast Legends also brings the roleplaying dynamic between players and Dungeon Masters to life with DM Mode, a first-of-its-kind real-time experience in which Dungeon Masters guide players through unique customizable adventures. In DM Mode, the Dungeon Master engages players and empowers them to have fun in a way that suits the party best while creating a tailored, non-adversarial 4 with 1 experience that any RPG or pen-and-paper fan will enjoy.

FEATURES

  • Single player campaign created by members of the leadership team that brought you some of the best RPGS of all time.
  • Choose from five playable races and six unique character classes to build your own stalwart adventurer.
  • A return to form, SCL is the compelling and complex RPG you've been waiting for and features pause time, party-based tactical combat and involving storylines.
  • Dungeon Master Mode: Create your own epic adventure to share with your friends, or enhance their experience in real time as they traverse your dungeon.
  • Set in the Dungeons & Dragons Forgotten Realms universe based on the fifth edition ruleset and populated with Dungeons & Dragons lore and legend.

UPDATES

Halloween Update: NOW INCLUDED

  • New "Liars' Night" themed area and placeables in the spirit of Halloween
  • Cemetery DM location with over 35 new placeable objects and new player gear
  • Screen nudge with mouse (toggled option)
  • Players will now be able to move the camera by nudging the edges of the screen. The WASD keys and the middle mouse button will still work the way
  • they currently do.
  • Auto-heal at Adventurer's Camp
  • When entering the adventurer's camp, the party will heal any damage previously taken.
  • DM collect quests will display "x of x found" on the HUD
  • Hotkey added to re-center camera on player
  • Doubled the max length for DM quest conversation text
  • Added the option to lock your cursor to the window
  • Bug fixes

Community Pack 1: NOW INCLUDED

  • Companion-Specific Skill Trees Unlocked for Players
  • Existing unique companion skill trees will become available to players
  • Nature Set
  • New outdoor area cleared and ready for customization with over 150 new placeable nature objects for DMs.
  • Ability Respec
  • Characters wishing to forget their prior training will be able to do so. All character points will be refunded, allowing players to change builds or
  • reselect their characters' abilities.
  • Player Stash
  • Players will be able to store additional items within their own personal stash.
  • Skill Rolls
  • Players will be able to use ability rolls that take their character's bonuses into account. For instance, characters will be able to specifically make a
  • "Strength" roll and have their Strength modifier automatically added to the roll.
  • Increased Number of Available Monster Abilities
  • Custom creatures will have additional monster abilities available to them.
  • Bug fixes and additional community feedback items as time allows

Community Pack 2: NOW INCLUDED

  • Address concerns with ninja looting in multi-player games
  • New Playable Sub-race: Drow Elves (including access to Darkness and Faerie Fire abilities)
  • DM-placeable visual effects (fire, smoke, etc.)
  • Revisions and improvements to the rules for death, party wipe, and stabilize, including new options for players that want more challenge
  • Village area and village-related placeable objects for DMs to use in their modules
  • Ability to give ambient text to NPCs on select
  • Ability for DMs to change the randomized interiors of every tile
  • Lock/unlock locations on all quest states (give/update/complete)
  • Bug fixes and additional community feedback items as time allows

Rage of Demons: NOW INCLUDED

Return to the Underdark in this all-new adventure taking place as part of D&D's "Rage of Demons" storyline, featuring the legendary outcast drow Drizzt Do'Urden and some of the deadliest enemies ever to terrify Faerûn.

  • New Rage of Demons tile sets and placeable objects
  • New playable race: Tieflings
  • New creatures available for DMs
  • New Playable class based on community input
  • Allow player-created characters as companions in story mode
  • Enable players to control their characters' movement with the WASD keys
  • Bug fixes and additional community feedback items as time allows
  • New Playable class: Warlock

AWARDS

E3 Awards: Sword Coast Legends earned numerous E3 2015 awards and nominations, including:

  • Best in Show, RPG (Nominee): IGN
  • Editor’s Choice (Winner): Nerdist
  • Best in Show (Nominee): Game Informer
  • Best RPG of E3 (Winner): MMORPG
  • Best Game We Played at E3 (Winner): PC GamersN
  • We Love It (Winner): The Escapist
  • 10 Best PC Games (Winner): PC World
  • Best Mac Game of E3 (Winner): Technology Tell
  • Best PC Game (Nominee): Gamer Headquarters
  • Best Role Playing Game (Winner): Metaleater

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Item details

Price: $19.99
Platforms: PC, Mac, Linux; coming soon to console
Release Date: 20 October, 2015

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