Mortis Chronicles: A Classic JRPG Adventure Awaits!

Written by Marcello TBL

Mortis Chronicles

Embark on a Riveting Journey with Mortis Chronicles: Tale of Cowardice

In collaboration with neo-publishers Noovola, Radiance Digital is thrilled to unveil the demo of Mortis Chronicles: Tale of Cowardice on Steam for PC, launching on October 5th, 2023. This announcement comes on the heels of a successful Kickstarter campaign last year, setting the stage for an unforgettable gaming experience.

Mortis JRPG

A Nostalgic Yet Fresh JRPG Experience

Drawing inspiration from the golden age of JRPGs, Mortis Chronicles promises a blend of traditional gameplay with innovative mechanics. Whether you’re a seasoned gamer or new to the genre, this game offers a rich tapestry of storylines, strategic combat, and intricate game mechanics.

Exclusive Access During Steam Next Fest

From its launch on October 5th, the game will be playable throughout Steam Next Fest until October 16th. This 11-day window is a golden opportunity for players to dive deep into the world of Arcadia, facing formidable demons and harnessing the power of turn-based combat. Your feedback during this period will be invaluable, helping shape the game’s evolution.

A Dream Turned Reality

Mark Lecarde, the visionary behind Radiance Digital, began Tale of Cowardice as a solo-dev project in 2021. “I started with a simple idea and a passion for the development engine. Today, with a dedicated team, we’re breathing life into the world of Mortis. Our aim? To remind players of the magic of classical JRPGs,” remarked Lecarde.

Sophia Adlington, Creative Director at Noovola, echoed this sentiment. “Watching Radiance Digital’s journey from a mere concept to the upcoming demo has been awe-inspiring. As first-time publishers, we’re eager to embark on this adventure and face its challenges.”


Gameplay Highlights:

  • Tactical Combat: Manipulate turn orders, use unique magic spells, and harness character-specific Crests to dominate battles.
  • Diverse Team: Assemble a team of sorcerers, healers, and fighters. Cast spells, land punches, and defeat demons with style.
  • Enhanced Strategy: Unlock boosted skills and discover synergies that can turn the tide of battle.
  • Skill Mastery: Progress through skill trees, transform characters, and master diverse combat techniques.
  • Explore Mortis: Journey through Mortis’s landscapes, interact with six unique Guilds, and shape the narrative with your choices.

Are You Ready for the Challenge?

The fate of Arcadia hangs in the balance. Dive into a saga that pays tribute to JRPG classics while introducing groundbreaking gameplay elements. Wishlist Mortis Chronicles: Tale of Cowardice on Steam today.


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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.