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First developer diary for Dawn of Fantasy now available for download

Posted by: Russell at 5/3/2011 6:09 PM
505 Games and Reverie World Studios have released a new developer diary for their upcoming game Dawn of Fantasy that details the game's development.  This video details one of the game's many modes, Stronghold Defense.  Check out the video below, then read on for more info.




First Developer Diary for Dawn of Fantasy Now Available for Download

Lead Writer and Assistant Producer Gordon Farrell reveals details on the upcoming fantasy MMORTS’s Stronghold Defense mode

Los Angeles, CA – May 3, 2011 – 505 Games and Reverie World Studios have released a new developer diary that details the development of their upcoming MMORTS, Dawn of Fantasy. In the first dev diary, Lead Writer and Assistant Producer Gordon Farrell details the one of the game’s many modes, Stronghold Defense.

Stronghold Defense, the defensive counterpart of the Lay Siege skirmish mode, gives players the opportunity to practice defending a prebuilt stronghold in a quick-paced skirmish. Defensive players have an impressive array of tricks available to set up before the invading army reaches their walls; set up spike traps or plant man-eating plants outside your gate to destroy your attackers, position cavalry outside of your walls to trample enemy units, and construct ranged siege weapons and dozens of other wall-mounted siege defenses.

Be prepared to fight off ruthless attacks from the moment you spot the enemy on the horizon. Repair your damaged walls and buildings after every wave, and keep peasants nearby, ready to put out potentially-devastating fires caused by enflamed enemy arrows. The first wave is easy, the second... not so much. By the third, your king begs for mercy as the enemy breaks into the inner keep.

Dawn of Fantasy is proud to offer some of the most elaborate and bloodiest siege combat seen in the RTS genre to date - do you have what it takes? Stay tuned for more video diaries as Dawn of Fantasy nears completion!

Direct YouTube link: http://www.youtube.com/v/6Hzii-stqTI

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