Published on June 15th, 2011 | by Derek Strickland, Contributor
Outstanding New XBLIG “RavenThorne” In Development
RavenThorne, the upcoming XBLIG from Milkstone Studios, now has a Trailer to display the action-packed hack-and-slash combat. The trailer can be found below in all of it’s gory medieval side-scrolling glory, providing a fresh look at what the Indie title has to offer.
RavenThorne has also been announced as a Dream.Build.Play 2011 Competition entry and a possible nominee in the upcoming Indie Games Summer Uprising. This upcoming title will also feature lore and myths from the Nordic culture, ancient names and places will be familiar to players who are learned in the northern cultures of old.
“Help Raventhorne, the fallen norse hero fullfill his fate and take revenge for his death! Clear your way through the 6 worlds of Yggdrasil, and reach Asgard before Ragnarok is unleashed.
But you will not be alone in this task. Others will guide you in your journey through the breathtaking landscapes. But what are their intentions? Are you just a puppet in their hands? Time will tell.
Battle fearsome enemies with the original and challenging combat system, which requires both reflexes & tactical awareness. Cast powerful magic spells while changing your combat stance to refine your style.
Are you ready to challenge the gods?”
–Milkstone Studios’ Official Website
For more information on RavenThorne and the Independent XNA team that developed it, Milkstone Studios, please visit their official website.