Factsheet

Developer:
Winter Court Studios, LLC
Based in Kirkland, Washington

Release date:
Late 2021

Platforms:
Steam

Website:
https://www.wintercourtstudios.com/forgottenfaiths

Regular Price:

USDTBD

Description

Forgotten Faiths is an RPG with elements of a visual novel. Follow the exploits of House Harwood and their enigmatic leader Dianora, as they scour the world for lost secrets from the world before. Guide interactions between up to 18 unique playable characters as they learn to work together completing missions for the house.

History

This game is a passion project headed by David Snider, who left the tech industry four years ago to try making something beautiful. Eric Manley, the animator and technical artist is a friend with experience in movie effects.

Features

  • A mix of visual novel and RPG mechanics.
  • 18 unique agents with their own dialog, stories, and potential for development.
  • Flexible skill system with collectible power sets.
  • Both scripted and procedural dungeons to explore with parties of up to six agents.
  • Turn-based combat geared toward quick engagements without sacrificing depth.
  • Over an hour of original music.

Videos

2020 Trailer YouTube


Images

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Selected Articles

  • "‘Forgotten Faiths’ is the dungeon crawler Don Bluth never thought to make."
    - Thomas Wilde, Retroware
  • "The character designs are very memorable, full of character, and well-drawn."
    - Jurist for Seattle Indies Expo, Seattle Indies Expo
  • "The writing was well done - it felt like actual people having an actual conversation and character personalities and nuances really came through."
    - Jurist for Seattle Indies Expo, Seattle Indies Expo
  • "While the characters are mostly happy-go-lucky, the touch of darkness within each of them makes them multi-dimensional."
    - Jurist for Seattle Indies Expo, Seattle Indies Expo
  • "Characters and story introduction are quite compelling. I definitely want to carry through this adventure and see how things unfold. If the intro sequence is any indication of the remainder of the writing, this is going to be a top-notch tale!"
    - Jurist for Seattle Indies Expo, Seattle Indies Expo

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About Winter Court Studios, LLC

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A small indie studio run by a 10+ year veteran of the tech industry, contracting with a number of talented artists. Forgotten Faiths is their first title, expected to be released at the end of 2021.

More information
More information on Winter Court Studios, LLC, our logo & relevant media are available here.


Forgotten Faiths Credits

David R. Snider
Designer, Writer, Developer

Eric Manley
Animator, Artist

Audrey Powers
Character Artist

Joan Gonzalez
Character Artist

Sandy Loi
Card Artist

Sebastian Breit
Map Artist

Tim Beek
Principal Composer

Yifei Tang
Composer

Jonny Dyas
Composer


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