Pathos Interactive is attempting to refresh and revitalize the Classic RTS genre in their title, Bannermen on PC. Initially, they seek 400k SEK and promises to feature dynamic environments, a single player campaign and a variety of multiplayer content. It ambitious in their fresh take, offering features never seen in an RTS before. The main tasks consist of base building, resource management and battling enemy armies with maps and missions that vary both in length and shape. Players will be able to interact with the environments to create interesting combat sequences and greater strategic depth. A world of semi-fantasy ravaged by war, starvation, and disaster, players will try to recapture their kingdom and bring it to its former glory, as a fallen lord. Utilizing natural phenomena and taking advantage of the terrain to create strategies, it promises to be a unique and powerful force in the RTS genre.
“We’re very excited to launch the Kickstarter for Bannermen and eager to realize our dream of giving the classic RTS genre a new spin”, said Alexander Andersson from Pathos Interactive. “We are huge fans of these types of games and have received a lot of interest in our concept of making a RTS with modern technology and innovative gameplay, yet one that still delivers that nostalgic feel that core fans love”.
Interested parties can check out the Kickstarter right here.