Battle Mages is a high-scale modern game that combines tactical strategy, quality role-playing system and original adventure elements. The game takes place in a classic fantasy world, where different races and nations live side by side. Each of them has its own culture and traditions, which are carefully guarded from external interference. But none of them realizes that soon it will cease to matter. All the old conflicts will seem insignificant in the face of new global threat that will turn the world upside down.
Players may choose from four characters (three types of mages as well as a mage that specialized in tactics). They can then upgrade their character and find various armors, weapons, and artifacts to help them on their journey. They can also recruit units to help in quests as they travel throughout the lands trying to restore peace.
- Large fantasy World – The world comes to life as each unit has its own behavior, watch as cities produce commodities, peasants cultivate crops and gather harvest, bandits attack caravans, local wars break the peace and so on
- Choose your own path - You can achieve your goals using paths
- Numerous quests – Quests are given to your character according to the situation, this allows you to replay the game and have different mission scenarios
- Choose your character’s growth - You may choose skills for your character to either make him an almighty magician or a great army commander – it’s up to you!
- Powerful 3D engine - Dimensional scaling and grand landscapes give you an unforgettable view of the beautiful and vivid World
- Magic and spells - Spectacular magic effects and a variety of spells that change and become more powerful as your character gains experience
- Technology trees – Many technology branches are available allowing for an advanced system of unit upgrades
- Many items – Many different and diverse amounts of armor, weapons, treasure and magical artifacts
Battle Mages Sign of Darkness
A thousand years had passed since the great battle between the Lord of Chaos and the forces of the Order. Little by little, life returned back to normal.
The story begins, when a young neophyte journeys north, to learn from an eccentric wizard, one of the most ancient and powerful Guild’s members. The apprentice doesn’t know yet, that his teacher-to-be is one of the Keepers, and that his destiny is to become a catalyst for the events, that will make Daenmor shudder…
Battle Mages: Sign of Darkness is an enthralling journey to the world of original game. It offers four new campaigns, covering dramatic events that took place in Daenmor long before the Shadow of Warlock spread over the land. The player will discover the mysteries of the Order of the Keepers, confront treacherous plans of the elves, lead vengeful Orcs to the battle, oppose the creatures of Chaos, and of course the darkness will raise its flag over the green hills of Daenmor under his command.
- Four new campaigns explaining the conflict between the nations
- A number of single-player and multiplayer maps
- A unique hero with specific traits for each campaign
- New magic abilities – additional Dark Magic school
- New units, upgrades, and the addition of two new races - Dwarves and the Undead
- Hero leads his troops through the entire campaign
- Improved inventory system, including trade interface, new artifacts and items
- New tactic possibilities in troop control
- Day and night conditions, weather simulation
- New multiplayer maps, multiplayer via LAN and Internet