Banner Saga 2 brings snowbound viking combat to Xbox One today, PS4 version to release July 5
The indie gaming vikings at Stoic and publisher Versus Evil today announced that Banner Saga 2 officially launched on Xbox One into the Games with Gold! program. Those who purchase the game will be awarded an exclusive passive ability boost, the Tome of X, a book of cataloged pastimes, competition, puzzles. This item will be automatically unlocked in the game and can be equipped when a player’s character reaches the required level.
Banner Saga 2 may not be making its way to the PlayStation 4 until July 5th, but now Xbox One owners can finally take up arms and embark on a their epic journey, which often forces players to make some devastating decisions as they fight for victory in a frozen, war-torn land. For those who played the first Banner Saga game when it debuted on the Xbox One, these choices will carry over to the sequel. If you never got around to playing the original don’t fret, as Banner Saga 2 without being penalized for not playing the first game and will be given some basic character options at the start of the game with which they can start their journey.