Oh My Gord! New Behind-The-Scenes Trailer

In the first of a proposed five part series, developers for the upcoming strategy Gord release an origins video.

A bit late to the party on this info for Gord, but there was a Steam Next Fest and all. Soz about that. As for this upcoming dark fantasy game, Convenant.dev and Team17 have released a new behind-the-scenes trailer of the game.

As part of a video series, we will see the origins, design and gameplay of the dev’s debut title. The first video here being The Birth of Gord, as presented by the Gord Game Director and CEO of Covenant.dev, Stan Just.

Future videos in the series (four more are planned), will be released in the coming weeks, so be sure to wishlist and/or subscribe to the respective channels. As for the game, here’s a quick summary of key features:

  • Dark Fantasy Strategy: Lead the people of the Tribe of the Dawn and 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 invading tribes, gruesome monsters, and mysterious powers that lurk within the surrounding woods 
  • Unique Sanity System: Keep a close eye on your townsfolk as everything from illness to hunger and the death of kin can have 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
  • Unleash Powerful Incantations: Unlock a variety of offensive and defensive spells to tip combat in your favour, each with custom animations
  • Custom Scenarios with Procedurally Generated Levels: Take on an endless variety of challenges by creating your own scenarios. Customize your playthrough by picking a main objective, choosing your starting party, level size, number of resources, enemy types, raid intensities, and even the severity of the weather

More details on Gord to follow. In the meantime, check out the Steam store page below.