Shock: Pretty PC Game Keeps Getting Prettier

We already know The Banner Saga is a gorgeous game, because its multiplayer mode is out and you can play it and see for yourself. But the real artistic chops are coming in the games' singleplayer mode.


As this clip shows, the game's singleplayer mode is a lot more involved than simple multiplayer skirmishes, taking in all kinds of extra strategic considerations, along with including, you know, a story.


The game's out on January 14.

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Sorry, I know looks is an objective matter but this looks pretty only when not moving. The animation is fucking awful. No awful, not really awful, not fricking awful. FUCKING AWFUL.

There's better ways to do budget animation and their way totally ruins the artstyle.

Still, this is how you kickstart a game properly.