What is the Banner Saga?

Banner Saga Trilogy

The Banner Saga is the first part of a planned trilogy. If you complete this game, your unique progress and storyline will carry over into Banner Saga 2. Who lives, who dies and the decisions you make can affect everything now and in the future games.

Embark on your own epic journey in Banner Saga, the critically acclaimed tactical RPG where your strategic choices directly affect your personal story and the world around you. Leave your home and strike out on a desperate journey to save your people. Lead your caravan across stunning environments and into war with enemy clans and vicious Dredge soldiers. Build relationships and make choices that will shape the future of your clan as you scramble to survive in this beautiful, bleak world.

An Amazing Score

The Banner Saga franchise is accompanied by the Grammy nominated and two-time BAFTA award winning composer, Austin Wintory.  Filled with emotion, the Banner Saga soundtrack will rise and fall with you as you choose the fate of your clan.

Multiple Platforms

The Banner Saga first launched on the PC in January 2014. Since that time it has been released on iOS and Android mobile devices, the PlayStation 4 and the Xbox One.  More platforms are in the works including PlayStation Vita.  Pick your favorite platform and play Banner Saga!


The Gift of Hadrborg Novel

The Gift of Hadrborg is an action-packed prequel novel to Stoic Studio’s critically acclaimed The Banner Saga Part 1 written by novelist James Fadeley.
In the troubled city of Strand, the City Watch and Governor’s Guard struggle to fend off the criminal empires who rule their streets. Between the corruption, smuggling, underground slaving, mass larceny and a rebellious group attempting to usurp the throne, Guardsman Eirik’s life shows no signs of getting any easier.

Yet the arrival of group seeking a stolen artifact heralds a coming disaster for the already rotten city. Uncertain if he can trust his own people, Eirik has little choice but to throw in his lot with two enigmatic varl and a country boy. Toss in a conman seeking vengeance and a slave-turned-bodyguard with an elusive agenda, and Eirik has his work cut out for him.

But even if his questionable allies and the hordes of eager thugs don’t kill him, the plot they discover threatens to rip Strand apart. And may destroy the fragile varl-human alliance that maintains the peace with their giant neighbors in the north…

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Banner Saga Warbands Board Game

The Banner Saga: Warbands is a fully cooperative game for 2-4 players. Players take up the role of the leaders in a warband tasked with keeping the warband together and alive.

This minatures board game is about making hard choices and those choices manifest in resolutions that are unexpected with ramifications that reach far into the warband’s journey.

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