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Black Book

HypeTrain Digital and Morteshka have set a release date for Black Book, their new card-based RPG adventure game. Switch will be getting the title on August 10.

Here’s an overview of Black Book plus a new trailer:

HypeTrain Digital and Morteshka have issued a new gameplay trailer for Black Book, an upcoming card-based RPG adventure game. View it below.

Black Book is slated for Q3 2021 on Switch. Read more about the game here.

Morteshka took its dark RPG adventure Black Book to Kickstarter, where it has done incredibly well. The team was initially looking to raise $35,000, but the project ultimately secured well over $150,000. A Switch version has also been secured.

Here’s some information about Black Book as well as a trailer:

Publisher HypeTrain Digital announced today that Black Book, developed by Morteshka, will be released on Nintendo Switch “soon”. The is described as a mix of card-battling RPG and adventure game. Here’s an overview of the game, followed by the announcement trailer:

A fusion of card-based RPGs and Adventure games, “Black Book” is a haunting tale of a young sorceress, who gave her life to serve the dark forces. Dive into the cold, yet alluring world of Russian folktales – and uncover the secrets that hide in the darkness.

A young girl named Vasilisa, destined to become a witch, decides to throw her fate away and marry her beloved – but that dream is shattered when her betrothed dies under mysterious circumstances.

Aching for her lost love, Vasilisa seeks out Black Book – a demonic artifact, said to be powerful enough to grant any wish to the one who uncovers all 7 of its seals.

Join Vasilisa in her adventures across Russian countryside, as she solves the woes of common folk by confronting demons and performing exorcisms.

  • Uncover the seals of Black Book

    Unleash hellish spells on your enemies! Collect spell cards and new skills as you progress.

  • A Historic Adventure

    Solve riddles and complete side-quests to learn more about the cold world of early XIXth Century Russia.

  • Lead a Demonic Flock

    Send demons to do your bidding, but be careful – idle demons will torture you if you don’t find them something to do!

  • Myths and legends

    Explore a world based on Northern Russian mythology. Learn from an in-game encyclopedia, created with the help of expert anthropologists – and find all folk tales hidden within the game!