Thy Sword is a hack n' slash platformer with roguelike elements. It draws inspiration from Conan the Barbarian and great games like Barbarian, Golden Axe and Moonstone. Procedural levels and lots of sword & sorcery action. Unlockable content, Bosses, Loot and much more!
Play the game in single player or co-op mode, or engage in player vs. player combat.
"This is the land of Nhaastans.
You, bold adventurer, must break the tyranny of the Dark Overlord.
Your quest will be to obtain the ancient crystals of power
with which to overcome the Dark Overlord's rule.
Can you be that hero?
Can you fulfil the destiny of greatness and bring deliverance
to these shadowed lands? The answer lies in your heart
...and Thy Sword!"
-An action rpg platformer
-Single player or co-op mode
-Player vs. player combat
-Procedurally generated levels
-Environments like forests, mountains and caves
-Different weapons and items, spells and enchantments
-Many types of challenging enemies and bosses
-Steam achievements and unlockable content
-Beautiful pixel art & animation
-Chip music created using the legendary SID (Commodore 64)
You can choose your player character. You will be able to unlock more characters in the game.
In the lands of Nhaastans you will encounter characters that will aid you in your quest.
THE WANDERER bestows upon you rumours, advice and lore of the land.
"Many travellers seek gold and fortunes. Let me ask you, hero, what would you spend your gold on if you found
riches beyond your dreams?"
THE CLERIC deals in magic potions and arcane wisdom?"
"For a mere sum of 20 gold, I can heal you of your wounds. Do you wish this favour?"
THE MERCHANT offers useful equipment and weaponry.
"Hello adventurer! Do any of these fine items interest you?"
THE GAMBLERS. A visit to their camp can double your gold or empty your purse.
"Greetings mysterious one, do you wish to try your luck in the card game Hazard"
Vaasa Game Days in Vaasa, Finland
White Nights in Helsinki, Finland
Gamedev Days 2016 in Tallinn, Estonia
About the developers
We are a three-man operation and are all passionate about retro gaming, specifically 8-bit and 16-bit systems.
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We are very happy and excited to announce that Thy Sword is coming to consoles in may 2020.
GamePhase has partnered with Rataliaka Games for releasing Thy Sword to consoles, announcement video here:
There's more! We're also unveiling the new epic cover artwork by Patrik Björkström. Be sure to check out his website:
The lands of Nhaastans in glorious colored high definition. Really captures the theme and feeling in the game.
We wish to thank all supporters again, with your help this was made possible. So stay safe, keep hacking goblins to bits and enjoy some video games!
Always nice with a bit of blooper reel, this time in the form of early dragon training footage. Hey, is the fire supposed to go there...?
We're happy to announce an Steam update for Thy Sword. New content and features have been added along with various fixes.
2017-Quest is finishing up. The Boss has been beaten back once again. Along with our thanks and gratitude, a little post-launch-mayhem rant follows.
The time is near when swords will clash and heads will fly. Thy Sword is being released on Steam on November 14, 2017
The Beginning is near. Pixel adventure with Sword & Sorcery in fantastic lands. Lots of hacking, lots of slashing. Single player, local coop and player...
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