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Godstone Contest Rules

  • September 1st, 2014

Official Contest Rules

The Banner Saga Animation Process

  • August 7th, 2014

As most of you know, we went an uncommon route with the character animations for The Banner Saga, deciding not just to do 2D animation, but to use traditional animation techniques to really achieve the old Disney "Sleeping Beauty" effect we were going for with the game's art style. This decision was based on pure madness in retrospect, but more specifically a deep-seated love of classic animation. We wanted the game to always feel like you're playing an animated movie.

Community Banner

  • July 15th, 2014

Earlier in the year we held a contest for a community created banner. We [...]

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We are Stoic - Indie Game Developers creating The Banner Saga Trilogy • /r/IAmA

We are Stoic the creators of The Banner Saga trilogy. We're working on multiple projects and we'd love to take some time to answer fan questions....

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Press & Accolades

“Tactical RPGs are often deep, and The Banner Saga: Factions is about as deep as the wreckage of a longship, resting somewhere in the murk of the North Atlantic.”
Matt Lemmons, Indie Statik
“The Banner Saga: Factions is tactical PVP paradise.”
Daniel Tack, Forbes

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Stoic is pleased to have come to an agreement with King regarding Stoic’s The Banner Saga trademark, which enables both parties to protect their respective trademarks now and in the future.