SFG vient de lever le voile sur leur prochain jeu. Il ne s’agira pas d’un seul jeu mais de deux en un, boardgame et RPG, en partenariat avec Jagex, puisqu’ils vont faire l’adaptation de RuneScape et Old School RuneScape, un univers de jeu de rôle en ligne. Kickstarter prévu en 2022.
Ready your rune armour, put on your party hats, and get ready to roll, ‘cause RuneScape is finally coming to the tabletop!
Steamforged Games is over the (Zanaris) moon to be partnering with Jagex to bring RuneScape to the tabletop — not once, but TWICE.
Head off on thrilling quest-based campaigns in the board game , coming to Kickstarter this year. In the tabletop roleplaying game , build your own character to explore Gielinor and create your own unique and exciting quests!
Check out the official announcement below:
RuneScape is Finally Coming to Tabletop — Not Once, But Twice!
Monday 24 th January 14.00 UTC - Manchester, UK – RuneScape, one of the most popular and longest-running online role-playing video game franchises for PC, MAC, and mobile, is coming to tabletop gaming with two brand new games launching later this year.
Jagex, the leader in developing and publishing deep, community-driven video games and home to RuneScape , has teamed up with tabletop-gaming powerhouse, Steamforged Games, to create both a board game and tabletop roleplaying game (TTRPG) core book inspired by RuneScape’s rich fantasy world of Gielinor. Both games will make their debut in 2022, with the board game launching on Kickstarter and the TTRPG heading straight to stores.
Both games are set to delight RuneScape and Old School RuneScape’s player communities with fresh-but-faithful adaptations of classic quests and characters that weave iconic elements of the games into exciting tactile experiences reimagined for tabletop gaming.
The games will draw on adventures, characters, and locations from across RuneScape’s rich 21-year long history, with the board game taking between one to five players on quest-based campaigns through Gielinor. They will craft and upgrade equipment, upskill their characters, cook special recipes, engage with NPCs, and test their skills while exploring different regions of the world, with a variety of enticing side quests to distract and entertain them on the way.
The TTRPG will consist of a lavishly illustrated, hardback core book containing rules for players to run a RuneScape tabletop roleplaying game, in which they can build their own characters, explore Gielinor, and create unique and exciting quests. The TTRPG core book is also fully compatible with the fifth edition ruleset of the world’s favourite roleplaying tabletop game.
The RuneScape games will mark Steamforged’s twelfth adaptation of a video game for tabletop. Past adaptations have included the Monster Hunter: World board game, which grossed £3.4million on Kickstarter in 2021.
Phil Mansell, CEO of Jagex, said:
“After more than 21 years of being exclusively available digitally, it’s extremely exciting to be collaborating with Steamforged to create and deliver new RuneScape role-playing adventures to tabletop gamers. By launching the board game via a crowdfunding platform, Steamforged is mirroring our approach of involving the RuneScape communities in taking the game to tabletop. Given Steamforged’s experience and expertise in transforming video game experiences to tabletop, I’m sure that both RuneScape and Old School RuneScape players will be excited to get their hands on the planned miniatures to create their own adventures with other ’Scapers and board gamers”.
Mat Hart, Creative Director and CCO of Steamforged, said:
“Steamforged are honoured to be partnering with Jagex and together use our wealth of experience in adapting video games to bring one of the most popular online role-player games to tabletop. The rich RuneScape universe will translate beautifully to board and tabletop games, and using a crowdfunding platform and other dedicated community spaces will let us engage directly with fans of RuneScape and Old School RuneScape throughout development. Ready your rune armour, put on your party hat, and get ready to roll!”
Pledges : jeu à 65 £ (77€) ou avec extensions pour 122 £ (143€)
Frais de port : en sus, estimés entre 28 et 33£ (selon le pledge). BE : 24-30£. CA : 28-41£. CH : 35-70£.
TVA : incluse.
Bilan : 6 634 contributeurs ont engagé 875 012 £ pour soutenir ce projet.
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