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Paper Sorcerer: First-person turn-based RPG

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Paper Sorcerer: First-person turn-based RPG

Game News - posted by Zed on Tue 10 July 2012, 16:21:17

Tags: Kickstarter; Paper Sorcerer; UltraRunawayGames

I suppose we would normally try to bring Kickstarter projects to your attention before they close, but I guess this one flew over our heads. Fortunately, it's successfully funded!

So what it is Paper Sorcerer?

Paper Sorcerer is a first-person turn-based RPG with adventure game elements inspired by Wizardry, Dungeons and Dragons, and Shadowgate.
  • Play as a renegade sorcerer as he struggles to escape the book prison and regain his powers.
  • Escape a magical prison filled with heroes hunting you down at every turn.
  • Strategy over grinding battles, with a charge based spell system.
  • Create a party of summons to join you as allies in battle.
  • Discover open-ended puzzles and solve them with a combinations of spells, items, and your wits.
  • Hand-drawn high-resolution sprites inspired by the work of late eighteenth and early nineteenth century illustrators like Aubrey Beardsley and William Bradley.

There's a gameplay video on youtube, showcasing the unique art style and combat:


You can read more about it at the Kickstarter page. It looks like UltraRunawayGames are aiming to have the game out pretty soon, so keep an eye out.

Thanks, ghostdog!

There are 51 comments on Paper Sorcerer: First-person turn-based RPG

Pierre Begue wants money for his sequel.


TARGET: $5,000 USD

RAISED: $819.42 USD (16%)

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