7 March 2019 - Indie publisher Digerati Distribution is pleased to announce that Stories: The Path of Destinies, the acclaimed action-RPG from Montreal-based developer Spearhead Games, is launching later this month on Xbox One, and can also be enjoyed as a full 4K gaming experience on Xbox One X. Players will be able to shape their own narrative and engage in vibrant acrobatic combat when Stories arrives 22 March on the Xbox Store. The game will be available to download with a 10% launch discount for a limited time.
Across its PC and PS4 releases, Stories: The Path of Destinies has been praised for its blend of choice-driven fantasy narrative and fast-paced skillful combat.
Kotaku lauded the game for feeling "familiar and fresh", taking "tried-and-true hallmarks of action game design and weaving them around interactive fiction elements." PlayStation Lifestyle described Stories as "a lot of fun to play through multiple times... one action-RPG fans won't want to miss", while Game Rant praised it as "a fascinating jaunt through a more mature fairy tale setting."
Stories: The Path of Destinies also won the 'Best Indie Game' and 'Best PC Game' categories at the Canadian Video Game Awards.
About the game:
Sly ex-pirate Reynardo finds himself an unexpected hero standing against a mad Emperor and his army of ravens. In action-RPG Stories: The Path of Destinies, you'll guide Reynardo across a vibrant fairy-tale land of airships, floating islands, and assorted allies, making choices, travelling through time, and fighting enemies with agile swordplay and magical skills. An empire teeters between salvation or ruin. Your choices will decide its fate.
- Unique choice-based narrative in which players explore many different storylines to find the path to victory
- Fluid fast-paced combat blending acrobatic swordplay, grab attacks, and special abilities
- Charming hand-drawn illustrations and a colorful storybook aesthetic
- A deep skill tree where players can unlock powerful new abilities such as the Hookshot or Time Mastery
- An arsenal of magic-infused swords that can be crafted and upgraded
- An original soundtrack that changes dynamically with every choice
About Spearhead Games:
Spearhead Games is a small Montreal-based independent game studio and the brainchild of Malik Boukhira and Atul Mehra. The studio was founded in 2012. Since then we have been on an incredible journey of sharing our vision of games with unique innovative experiences that we love and want to share with our fans. Contact: [email protected]
As a publisher, Digerati is dedicated to helping independent developers bring their creations to market and into the hands of gamers. We take care of funding, distribution, marketing and production, leaving developers to focus on what they love - making incredible games and unique experiences. Contact: [email protected]
About Nephilim Game Studios:
Nephilim Game Studios founded in 2014 by veteran game developer Simon Golding, Nephilim provides premium contracting services for the games industry. The team of engineers has experience building and shipping games on PC and console. http://www.nephilimgamestudios.com