The Banner Saga, one of the more notable Kickstarter successes of last year, now has an official release date: January 14. A launch trailer was also released to celebrate the announcement, giving gamers a peak at the lovely visuals and turn-based combat that await them as one of the leaders of a Viking caravan making their way through harsh lands.
Gamers eager to try the game can play its free multiplayer companion, The Banner Saga: Factions, right now through Steam. Once the game launches, the factions will continue to grow as characters encountered throughout the story are unlocked in multiplayer.
The Banner Saga is scheduled for release on January 14 for Mac OS X and Windows PC.
Official Site: TheBannerSaga.com