Myth is a fully co-operative fantasy game. Players take on the role of one of 5 different heroes working together to defeat the Darkness. Each hero has a different skill set which represented by a unique deck of cards. Players’ avatars within a Story are called Heroes. Myth Heroes are clothed in immense power, able to reave all but the mightiest foes.
Heroes are controlled through an intuitive Hero Deck. Each deck plays uniquely and allows players more freedom of action and the ability to truly impact the Story each and every Act. Yet, cooperation is the key to victory and bloody fortune. Players must communicate, interact, and assist each other or surely the Darkness will cover all.
No player controlling the Darkness. The Darkness is governed by a set of rules unique to each Boss Deck and is activated through Hero actions. If the Heroes get overzealous, then the Darkness pushes back by activating Lairs, spawning Captains, and punishing the Heroes with devious Events. If the Heroes take a more subtle approach, then the Darkness reacts by reducing the potential for treasure and rewards. Without the treasures and equipment to upgrade, the Heroes will find each Act more difficult and eventually fail. The dynamic nature of the Darkness really lends a more fluid feel to the Story. Players aren’t being driven by properties out of their control, nor are they being shepherded by a person whose skill has a direct impact on the enjoyment of the game.
Myth is a fun fantasy romp where players feel truly heroic. In the playing of the game, the players are creating their own mythos. These stories are the ones carried away from the table, becoming myths themselves. And these are the myths, with friends and family, that we carry with us; telling and retelling our endeavors at the mead benches, earning treasured smiles and laughter.
Myth Setup Video
Myth Realm Tile Video
Myth Gameplay Video Part 1
Myth Gameplay Video Part 2
Myth Gameplay Video Part 3
Myth Gameplay Video Part 4: Boss Fight
Myth Tavern Mode - 15 MB
Rise of the Revenant Module - 13 MB
2.0 Expansion Hero Content - 22 MB
Myth 2.0 Content - 49 MB
Fury of the Fireborne 1.0 - 8 MB
Myth Hero Tracking Sheet (4 Color) - 2 MB
Myth Hero Tracking Sheet (1 Color) - 275 kB
Rise of the Revenant Module is now available on our downloads page in one download. This is the complete story (Acts 1-3) and includes all the cards files needed to play through this story quest. In addition, we have included the Shambler and Soulless 2.0 monster cards so players have the… Continue Reading
Thanks to everyone who is helping to support The Banner Saga: Warbands Kickstarter! We’re in the final hours now and we’ve unlocked some great stuff. If you haven’t checked it out we encourage you to take a look! We’ve unlocked most of the stretch goals in the game that replace… Continue Reading