It’s been almost three years since Balrum, the old school RPG from Balcony Team, first appeared on Kickstarter. After being successfully funded and embarking down an unpredictable development road, the game is now available on Steam for PC, Mac, and Linux users. While you’re exploring the game’s vast open world, farming crops, and crafting custom items, make sure to visit the Official Balrum Wiki.
Twenty years after your village came to Darkwood seeking refuge, you begin to feel a darkness creep over you; it's clear that horrible events are taking place in the world around you. Seeing no choice, you leave your home and venture into a vast terrain filled with chaos, evil, and secrets. Now, you’ll fight to survive and thrive in this mysterious land.
Balrum features a real-time world with turn-based combat, a robust crafting system with the ability to create custom items, the chance to tame animal companions, and much more. The game’s appearance is similar to many classic titles that gamers are familiar with, but don’t be fooled; Balrum includes many fresh ideas that make this RPG a must-play.
To see the game in action, check out the below trailer from the developers:
If you’re ready to start uncovering the hidden past of Darkwood, you can grab Balrum now on Steam. To stay up-to-date on the latest game happenings, make sure to like the game on Facebook. If you’re interested in sharing your own game knowledge or learning more about the game, stop by the Official Wiki on Gamepedia.
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