Battle Chasers: Nightwar Video Review
It’s easy to look at a game and say what it reminds us of; this game is like that game, that game is like this game. We naturally draw to these comparisons to easily relate what we find familiar. Battle Chasers: Nightwar is the kind of game whose description sits on the tip of your tongue because it takes the best of so many RPG games and brings it together into an incredibly polished piece. This game holds the feel and combat of classic Super Nintendo-era RPGs with today’s more strategic-intensive gameplay. With a captivating visual style and intriguing characters, this is a title that needs to be on everybody’s radar. To see our full breakdown of the game, check out or video review below.
Battle Chasers: Nightwar is an RPG based on the comic book series of the same name. Players will control Gully, a young girl whose legendary warrior of a father has disappeared, leaving behind his powerful gauntlets. As opposed to returning to the origin story, Battle Chasers: Nightwar drops players in the thick of things and lets you learn about this cast of characters through their actions in a way that feels natural. The game offers an interchangeable cast of characters, a plethora of equipment, crafting system, and unique combat system which is complex in its strategy but not enough to melt your brain. This is a game that stands out among the recent slew of first-person shooters and sports games and is sure to find its way to cult-classic status with ease.
Battle Chasers: Nightwar is released on October 3 and is available on PC, Mac, PlayStation 4 and Xbox One, with its release on Nintendo Switch due out shortly after. For more information, check out the game’s official website.