‘Into the Gord’, a behind-the-scenes video series exploring the origins, design, and gameplay of the studio’s debut title has been released. The first episode ‘The Birth of Gord’, which examines the inspiration for Gord with the Game Director and CEO of Covenant.dev, Stan Just, is available to watch.
Check out the trailer below. The remaining episodes of the ‘Into the Gord’ series will be released in the coming weeks and will include in-depth discussions with artists, writers and gameplay designers from the Gord development team. Dark fantasy enthusiasts can stay tuned to the Team17 YouTube channel to ensure they don’t miss the next episode.
Gord Key Features
- Dark Fantasy Strategy: Players can lead the people of the Tribe of the Dawn. You will venture deep into forbidden lands in a lore-rich, dark fantasy, real-time strategy campaign.
- Build and Survive: Grow your gord from humble settlement to formidable fortress while protecting your citizens from danger. These include invading tribes, gruesome monsters, and mysterious powers that lurk within the surrounding woods.
- Unique Sanity System: Keep a close eye on your townsfolk. Everything from illness to hunger and the death of kin can have a devastating impact on their lives and well-being.
- Hand-Crafted Quests: Take on a wide variety of quests and random encounters that will lead you deep into the wilderness to hunt legendary creatures, uncover ancient secrets, and vanquish deadly scourges.
Gord looks to be an interesting and challenging title. If this first video interested you, stay tuned for more coming in the next couple of weeks.