Artifice War Tactics: Turn-based Roguelike Strategy Out

Written by VeryWetLeaf

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After Winning 2nd place in the Indie Game of the Year Competition at this year’s India Game Developer Conference (IGDC). Developers Silvine Game Studiosturn-based tactical strategy rogue-like, Artifice: War Tactics, has finally released on PC via Steam Early Access on November 8th, 2023. Survive a medieval world by using cunning tactics and setting up deadly combos.

Artifice: War Tactics is now available on Steam.

About Artifice war tactics

Artifice: War Tactics is a turn-based tactical strategy set in a medieval fantasy world where victory is earned through cunning tactics and skillful execution. Unleash your tactical prowess by setting overwatch, executing combos, and outwitting enemy forces. Defeat powerful bosses to conquer strongholds and lead your army to victory in this turn-based strategy game with rogue-like elements.


Set overwatch

In Artifice, combat is based on setting up attack zones on the battlefield (aka Overwatch) that are hidden from the enemy’s sight and vice versa. The overwatch triggers whenever enemies step over these zones.

Let none escape

Tread lightly and position your champions tactically to trap enemies in your overwatched zones. Create a wide range of synergies with different champions who can pierce, burn, poison or even push / pull enemies into setting off more overwatches, resulting in an explosive chain reaction!

Trigger chain reactions

Assemble an array of champions to pierce, burn, poison, and pull enemies into other Overwatches – creating an explosive chain reaction.

6 playable champions

Unlock and customize your champions with trait upgrades, stat bonuses and new abilities as you journey through the campaign.

Spoils of war

Bolster your squad by pillaging enemy provinces for unique loot.

2 Stronghold bosses

Challenge bosses in their strongholds to claim new territory.

3 biomes

Unique biomes each with their own hazards that can disrupt enemy and player forces alike.



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VeryWetLeaf is a writer and content creator bringing you video game related articles and videos. He has been playing turn-based games such as JRPGs, SRPGs, and Grand Strategies for decades. He puts a great emphasis on curation and is fond of giving game suggestions.