Games Nexus Interviews Brian Fargo

interview1 year ago • 2015-07-13

Gaming Nexus interviews Brian Fargo about kickstarting, the Bard's Tale franchise and The Bard's Tale IV. Will the game mostly take place in Skara Brae or are you going to have areas outside of the city to explore in?A lot of the game will take place in Skara Brae and in the ancient dungeons and ruins underneath it, but you can also roam into the wilderness, castles and ruins surrounding Skara Brae, as well as towns such as Torr Fion and Fettercain. Finally, we will also l...
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The Bard’s Tale IV Update 21: Down to the Wire! Final Stream Reminder, Last Community Fan Works, Bardic Brian Unlocked!

kickstarter1 year ago • 2015-07-10

Hey Exiles! We are down to the wire! With just a few hours left to go we are all hands on deck and eager to see exactly where our final pledge level will end up. It goes without saying that we are deeply appreciative of all your support throughout the campaign. With over 33,000 backers showing support thus far, we are just 3,000 backers away from being in the top 10 most-backed Kickstarter gaming projects in history! As we head towards the finish, we are as pleased as eve...
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The Bard’s Tale IV Update 20: Final 48 Hours! Knocking Down Goals

kickstarter1 year ago • 2015-07-09

Hello Exiles! Just a quick update to let you all know that now we're in our final 48 hours, Kickstarter has sent out its reminders, our final Big Push video is out and we're in our final big upswing! As always, you guys have been amazing in spreading the word and making this Kickstarter another success story. Factoring in PayPal funding, we have unlocked the 1.5 million stretch goal, the RPG Super Team of Bruce Cordell, Wolfgang Baur and Sean K Reynolds now joining our effo...
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interview1 year ago • 2015-07-08 interviews Brian Fargo about the new golden age of RPGs. However, for Brian what really sets apart a good solid role playing game is the story as well as choice and consequence. Building these elements into the world requires a lot of content to be written. Brian explained that it is normally content only certain players will see based on their choices. “You have to make that commitment in the beginning,” he mentioned. Once you know you'll have to pr...
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The Bard’s Tale IV Update 19: Two Days Left! But Wait, There’s More!

kickstarter1 year ago • 2015-07-08

We're entering one of the most important periods of any Kickstarter, the last two days! New eyes will come to our project, which is why we offered a campaign recap a few updates ago for people who have not been keeping a very close eye on things. Give it a look! BUT WAIT, THERE'S MORE!!! Help Spread the Word! We hope you enjoyed our little video, we had fun making it, and feel like it highlights many of the best reasons to back us. In these final days, spreading the wo...
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