Factsheet

Developer:
Curious Panda Games
Based in United States

Release date:
April 19 2022

Platforms:
Windows
Mac
Linux

Website:
theironoath.com

Available From:
$17.99 - Steam
$16.99 - GamesPlanet
$16.19 - GamersGate

Description

Command, endure, and prosper in The Iron Oath, a turn-based tactical RPG where the fate of your mercenary company rests on your decisions. Lead your band as they age, retire, and die. Build your outfit’s renown across decades in the ever-changing medieval fantasy realm of Caelum.

History

The Iron Oath's development began in 2016, with our primary influences at the time being D&D and Darkest Dungeon. Originally, we had planned for combat to be more like a traditional JRPG, but we later decided to completely overhaul the combat, putting more of an emphasis on tactics.

In 2017 we ran a successful Kickstarter and have been working on the game full-time since then.

Features

  • Proper planning and execution is vital to your success. Deadly foes, traps, and destructible objects mean one misstep could be your party’s undoing.
  • Years pass as you navigate the world. Your mercs will age, retire, and die over the decades, and your company—and strategy—will need to adapt to the shifting tides.
  • Caelum is a sprawling, always changing realm. Cities fall and rise again as the Noble Houses vie for power, leading to new opportunities and unexpected perils.
  • Manage your roster, finances, and political relationships. Earn wealth and renown by completing contracts for various factions, and invest in upgrading your company.
  • Assemble a well-rounded crew of warriors, rogues, and spellcasters. Build up their power, customize and complement their abilities, and become a force to be reckoned with.
  • You’ll face difficult decisions, and the path you follow won't always be popular. Your choices bear consequences that will alter the fates of your company and all of Caelum

Videos

The Iron Oath | Launch Trailer YouTube

The Iron Oath | Gameplay Overview YouTube


Images

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Awards & Recognition

  • "Official Selection for PAX East 2020" Indie MEGABOOTH

Selected Articles

  • "The Iron Oath might be the next great turn-based tactics game."
    - Cass Marshall, Polygon
  • "One of my favourite things about The Iron Oath is how its classes are so distinct from the usual generic RPG ones."
    - Sin Vega, Rock Paper Shotgun
  • "The Iron Oath is an engrossing and hugely promising tactical RPG"
    - Tom Sykes, PC Gamer

Monetization Permission

Curious Panda Games allows for the contents of The Iron Oath to be published through video broadcasting services for any commercial or non-commercial purposes. Monetization of videos created containing assets from The Iron Oath is legally & explicitly allowed by Curious Panda Games. This permission can be found in writing at https://www.indiedb.com/games/the-iron-oath/presskit/all.


Steam
The Iron Oath on Steam store.steampowered.com/app/699330/The_Iron_Oath.

Discord
Official Discord for The Iron Oath discord.gg/theironoath.

Kickstarter
Our 2017 Kickstarter Campaign kickstarter.com/projects/312751524/the-iron-oath-dark-turn-based-tactical-rpg.

Gameplay Videos
Raw Gameplay footage from October 2021 drive.google.com/drive/u/1/folders/1O0TnLvirx9Xe-ZTLqD89SOBxwPby5yOK.


About Curious Panda Games

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Curious Panda Games is an indie game company. We're currently working on our second title: The Iron Oath, a turn-based tactical RPG set in a medieval fantasy world.

More information
More information on Curious Panda Games, our logo & relevant media are available here.


The Iron Oath Credits

Chris Wingard
Programmer, Designer

Nik Mueller
Artist, Designer

Rafael Ventura
Animator

Alex Roe
Composer


presskit() by Rami Ismail (Vlambeer) - also thanks to these fine folks