Press Release: Gato Salvaje Studio is immensely proud and excited to announce The Waylanders, their new RPG aiming to hit Windows PC in Q1 2020. Featuring the talents of the one and only Mike Laidlaw (formerly of Bioware — Dragon Age: Origins, Jade Empire, Mass Effect) as a high level Narrative and Creative Consultant, The Waylanders will provide players an engaging narrative featuring impactful character development, unique companion romance options, and a deeply technical combat system.
A fantasy RPG inspired by beloved classics such as Dragon Age: Origins, Neverwinter Nights 2, and even a smidge of The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of Time (time travelling!), The Waylanders is a party-based experience set in the Celtic and Medieval eras featuring innovative and technical combat to make it stand out all on its own. Real-time combat with a tactical pause option, The Waylanders can be played from the classic isometric, top-down view but can also be shifted into third person perspective. Featuring unique character creation and a massive 36 character classes based on six basic classes and 30 more advanced ones means every play style imaginable can be accommodated. Its most innovative offering, is the introduction of formations whereby characters will combine into offensive formations allowing for deep combat tactics and enabling players to play the game their own way.
- Real time combat with tactical pause, character creation and 36 classes (6 basic and 30 advanced)
- Played from top-down isometric perspective that can be shifted to third person perspective
- Inspired by RPG classics Dragon Age and Neverwinter Nights 2
- 12 different combat formations (2 per class) where players fuse characters to provide varied and technical combat options