Runespell: Overture Announced

By on April 29, 2011

Mystic Box announced today Runespell: Overture,  a role-playing game that combines Poker/Yahtzee mechanics with Power ups and Collectable cards. The game is scheduled for release in Summer for PC and Mac and will premiere on Valve’s digital service, Steam, followed by releases on Impulse, Macstore and Direct 2 Drive. You can read the game’s key features and view its debut trailer after the jump!


  • Use Poker/Yahtzee mechanics to battle your opponents
  • Unlock Power ups and special attacks available as collectable cards in the game
  • Combine your skills in short bursts of active play or long sessions of questing and battles
  • Defeat more than 30 monsters types each with a unique cardset and attack style
  • Defeat enemies and make them your pets or allies
  • Unlock new battle locations through questing
  • Mix of beautiful hand painted backdrops and evocative 3d characters
  • A compelling and original story set in an alternative version of medieval Europe
  • Ingame achievements and leaderboard available (integrated with Steamworks)

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