Black Book is a gorgeous card RPG steeped in Slavic mythology, coming to iOS on April 21st

Black Book is a gorgeous card RPG steeped in Slavic mythology, coming to iOS on April 21st

Developer Morteshka and publisher HypeTrain Digital have officially announced the iOS launch date for Black Book, a tactical card-based RPG steeped in Slavic mythology. Coming to iOS on April 21st, the game offers the prologue and endless mode free of charge, with a full unlock that will set you back by $9.99 or your local equivalent.

Now open for pre-orders, Black Book thrusts players into the dark tale of Vasilisa, a young sorceress on a quest to revive a lost loved one. She then turns to the power of the Black Book, and must battle malevolent forces and fearsome myths along the way.

Featuring gorgeous visuals and a distinct art style, the game offers plenty of riddles for players to solve along with side-quests that reveal more secrets about the Slavic countryside. The in-game encyclopedia was crafted by expert anthropologists; plus, the game boasts plenty of accolades under its belt, with more than 3,700 "Very Positive" reviews on Steam.

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If you're keen on joining in on all the fun once it's out, you can now pre-order Black Book on the iOS App Store. You can give the prologue a go for free to see if it's your cup of tea before making a purchase. Also, you can find more details on the game from the official Steam page, head on over to the official website for more info, join the community of followers on Twitter to stay updated on all the latest developments, or take a little sneak peek at the embedded clip above to get a feel of the game's vibes and visuals.

Are you on the hunt for more similar titles that will put your skills to the test on your mobile device? Why not take a gander at our list of the best collectible card games on Android?

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Catherine Dellosa
Catherine Dellosa
Catherine plays video games for a living, reads comics for inspiration, and writes because she’s in love with words. Her Young Adult fantasy novel, Of Myths And Men, has been published by Penguin Random House SEA and is her love letter to gamer geeks, mythological creatures, aliens, and epic quests to save the world. She one day hopes to soar the skies as a superhero, but for now, she strongly believes in saving lives through her works in fiction. Check out her books at bit.ly/catherinedellosabooks, or follow her on FB/IG/Twitter at @thenoobwife.