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Song of Iron

A 2.5D action game in which we play the role of a Viking seeking the gods who long ago left his people. In the Song of Iron, we run to the right and eliminate hosts of enemies using a bow, axe and shield. A unique graphic style deserves attention.

Action | Norse mythology | indie games | 2.5 D | side-scroll | the Vikings | action adventure

Song of Iron Release Date

31Aug2021

PC XSX XONE

developer: Escape publisher: Escape Official website

Song of Iron is an action game in which we play the Viking in a desire for vengeance. The author of this production is Joe Winter, and it is the debut project of his indie one-man studio, Escape.

Plot

Song of Iron takes us on a journey into the world from the Nordic mythology. In the course of the game, we play the Viking whose ancestors were abandoned by the gods. The ancient power of his people was lost without trace, and his kingdoms began to fall one by one. The hero sets out on a journey to find the gods and regain their grace, and to take revenge on the oppressors of his fellow men.

Mechanics

In Song of Iron, we observe the action from the side, from a camera placed near our hero. During the game, we go to the right and eliminate the ranks of opponents. The hero makes use of an axe that incinerates his opponents and a shield to protect him from enemy attacks. In addition, there is a bow that allows him to eliminate adversaries from a safe distance. Both men and monsters of all kinds stand in his way, headed by powerful trolls. Although the hero is a battle-hardened warrior, this does not make him untouchable, so when we see that the enemies have a huge advantage over us, it is often worth trying to sneak behind their backs. Besides, when playing, remember to replenish the quiver, as well as the shield, which is destroyed as you use it.

Technical aspects

Song of Iron has high quality 2.5D graphics. Not only the realistic animations of characters and monsters (with spectacular and bloody attacks at the forefront), but also an interesting stylistics make a good impression; the colours are subdued and the locations are bathed in darkness and fog, which creates a unique atmosphere.

Game mode: single player  

Expectations: / 10 based on 2 votes.

Age restrictions Song of Iron: 16+

Song of Iron System requirements

PC / Windows

PC / Windows

  • Minimum:
  • Intel Core i5
  • 8 GB RAM
  • graphic card 2 GB GeForce GTX 770 or better
  • 12 GB HDD
  • Windows 7/8/10 64-bit
  • Recommended:
  • Intel Core i7
  • 8 GB RAM
  • graphic card 8 GB GeForce GTX 1080 or better
  • 12 GB HDD
  • Windows 7/8/10 64-bit
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