King's Bounty: Warriors Of The North AnnouncedThe north is a popular place lately.10.06.11 - 4:43 PM
Today 1C announced that the latest in its King's Bounty
series is now in development. Titled King's Bounty: Warriors of the North
, new protagonist and son of the Northling King, Olaf sets out to fight off the undead hanging around Endoria's very chilly northern lands. Not only that, but he'll get a little help from Valkyries on the battlefied.
In this newest entry, IC promises a new story, locations, allies, skills and abilities, units, plus achievements and a school of magic (rune magic). The most recent installment in this Katauri Interactive-developed strategy RPG series was last year's King's Bounty: Crossworld, for which you can read Bob's review here. Before that was 2008's King's Bounty: The Legend (review here) and King's Bounty: Armored Princess from 2009.
King's Bounty: Warriors of the North for PC is currently slated for a spring 2012 release.