- Songs of Conquest appealed to the fans of Heroes of Might and Magic;
- The game receives positive feedback from users on Steam;
- The title has also recorded decent results of player activity.
Yesterday, fans of Heroes of Might and Magic games have lived to see the release of the spiritual heir to their favorite series. Songs of Conquest debuted on Steam's early access.
Fortunately, the game is to the liking of players and can boasts a ton of positive user reviews.
A worthy heir to HoMM
Currently, the game is collecting almost excuslusively enthusiastic reviews on Steam. 92% of posted reviews are positive, which is a truly impressive result.
Players sharing their experiences praise the title, which is said to be a worthy successor to the iconic Heroes.
"Heroes 3 on steroids. You can see that the game was created by fans of Heroes. It is simply beautiful. It is fun. A lot of new mechanics, but everything fits into a familiar picture from many years ago. I sat down with my sons and we played for 2 hours. The time passed quickly," wrote Suert_YT.
"I haven't had so much fun for a long time. A worthy successor to Might&Magic to play with friends," wrote [S.G.W]Navarog.
"The game is great - the style, gameplay and mechanics are extremely polished. It looks gorgeous, but don't let that fool you - the battles are great, have the right pace and can be really challenging," wrote BrinSnuk
"If you were looking for spiritual heir to HoMM3 you just found it," wrote ZMEUL
Overall, players praise most of the elements appearing in Songs of Conquest. The fans also mostly like the new solutions introduced by the developers from Lavapotion.
People who have purchased the game, often point out that the gameplay in SoC is a nostalgic journey into the past. However, the knows better than to rely only on this impression.
A successful debut
Developers responsible for Songs of Conquest should also be pleased with the interest with which their game met. A lot of people launched the title on the day of its release.
According to SteamDB at the hottest moment of the day SoC was played by nearly 4 thousand people. This result may not match the biggest hits, which are played by tens of thousands of players, but we should remember that we are dealing with a niche game.
In addition, we are talking about a game that has only debuted in early access for now. However, it already enjoys a lot of interest, which can also be seen on Twitch.
At the peak moment of the day, broadcasts from the game were watched by almost 8 thousand people at the same time. Perhaps some of them will soon join the group of regular players.