The Banner Saga

PC, MAC / Strategy / Release: Jan 14, 2014 / ESRB: RP

The Banner Saga coming to iOS and Android tablets

By Steve Watts, Jun 25, 2014 11:30am PDT

PC tactical RPG The Banner Saga is coming to iOS and Android devices this summer. It will be identical to the PC and Mac versions, but with revised controls for touchscreens.


Candy Crush publisher resolves legal dispute with Banner Saga and CandySwipe

By Steve Watts, Apr 18, 2014 9:45am PDT

Candy Crush publisher King has resolved its legal disputes with both Banner Saga developer Stoic Studio and CandySwipe developer Albert Ransom, according to both devs.


Candy Crush Saga dev opposes The Banner Saga trademark

By Steve Watts, Jan 22, 2014 9:00am PST

Candy Crush Saga developer King has filed a "Notice of Opposition" to Stoic's trademark for The Banner Saga. The legal notice claims a "likelihood of confusion," but in a separate statement King claims this is just a necessary legal step to protect their brand from clones.


The Banner Saga begins today with a new launch trailer

By Ozzie Mejia, Jan 14, 2014 4:00pm PST

After completing the journey from Kickstarter to full retail release, The Banner Saga has finally begun on PC and Mac with a new launch trailer.


The Banner Saga introduces Insane Viking Pack pre-order pack

By Ozzie Mejia, Dec 17, 2013 4:30pm PST

Following its successful Kickstarter campaign, The Banner Saga has received a release date. It'll arrive on January 14 for PC and Mac and Stoic Studio is offering a fresh pre-order pack.


Extra cash gives Banner Saga new collaborators

By John Keefer, Apr 06, 2012 3:30pm PDT

Stoic Studio offers a new update now that they have achieved 400 percent of their Kickstarter goal to make The Banner Saga.


The Banner Saga reaches Kickstarter funding goal in under two days

By Jeff Mattas, Mar 21, 2012 4:15pm PDT

The Banner Saga, an independent turn-based Viking RPG by former Star Wars: The Old Republic developers, has surpassed it's $100,000 Kickstarter funding goal in under two days.


The Banner Saga 'in the vein of Game of Thrones;' Kickstarter launching soon

By Jeff Mattas, Mar 06, 2012 2:30pm PST

We interview Stoic Studio's Alex Thomas, creative director of the upcoming turn-based Viking RPG, The Banner Saga. Helmed by former Star Wars: The Old Republic developers, the game aims to deliver a mature, tactical, role-playing experience.