Broken Tactics: A Tactical RPG That Defies Convention

Written by Marcello TBL

Broken Tactics RPG

Dive into the world of Broken Tactics, a game that redefines the boundaries of tactical RPGs. Set in a fantasy realm, this game offers players a unique blend of strategy, environmental destruction, and character-driven narratives. Developed by solo developer Matt Chauta and published by Chow Chow Games, Broken Tactics will be released on Steam on December 1, 2023.

Game Overview

Broken Tactics is not your typical tactical RPG. It challenges players to think outside the box, leveraging the environment to gain a strategic advantage. Whether it’s destroying cover or seizing the high ground, every decision can turn the tide of battle.

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But it’s not just about combat; the game boasts a rich storyline filled with memorable characters, humor, and fourth-wall-breaking moments that delve into the intricacies of game development and life’s unpredictable nature.

Key Features

  1. Class Customization: Choose from 3 primary classes, each with 4 subclasses, allowing for diverse strategic approaches.
  2. Environmental Strategy: Manipulate the battlefield by creating or destroying cover, ensuring every battle is dynamic and engaging.
  3. Engaging Narrative: Experience a tale that blends humor with deep introspection, exploring themes of leadership, brokenness, and the challenges of game development.
  4. Unique Gameplay Blend: Marrying traditional RPG elements with roguelite mechanics, each campaign offers a distinct experience.
  5. Developer’s Vision: A brainchild of Matt Chauta, the game offers a fresh perspective on the RPG genre, breaking conventions and delivering a unique gaming experience.
Broken Tactics

Release date and platforms

Broken Tactics is in development set for a PC release on December 2023 via Steam.


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Marcello TBL

Italian Dad in love with Turn-Based RPGs and Indie Games. In 2018 he started Turn Based Lovers and now he can't live without it.