FAQ: Fell Seal: Arbiter's Mark - Classic Turn-based Tactical RPG
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What's with the "walking in place" idle animation again?

Good question! One of our main goal has always been to re-create as much of the classic experience of the old classics, such as Final Fantasy Tactics and Tactics Ogre. The "walking in place" is the style that was used in those legendary titles, so we decided early on in the project that we'd use that style as well, to try to be as faithful as possible to the original experience.

But we've received an about even response on that decision, with lots of fans loving the nostalgia feel of it, but also with lots of fans finding it... weird. If you look at our Stretch Goals, you'll see the 2nd one is actually about creating a new custom "idle animation" and then letting the playing select which one they want in game (retro vs new one). This way, we'll be able to ensure that everyone gets the "idle animation" style they really want!

Last updated: September 28, 2017 14:39

Will there be a DRM-free version? GOG, Humble store, etc?

We are planning on a DRM-free version of the game for the fans that want it. We would love to be on GOG and the Humble store, but we haven't solidified any arrangement with them yet. We are however fully setup with Game Jolt and Itch.io for a DRM-free version of the game and would be happy to offer it there.

In summary: we are planning a DRM-free version, but we're still looking at our options as to where it'll be available from precisely.

Last updated: October 03, 2017 08:23

Tell me more about consoles port plans!

We designed Fell Seal: Arbiter's Mark with consoles in mind. The game fully supports gamepads and we're in talks with Sony and Nintendo about the PS4 and the Switch specifically.

We're still expecting news from both at this point, but it's not finalized. We won't promise a PS4 or Switch version unless we are ABSOLUTELY sure we can deliver it and at this point, we very confident, but not 100% certain. It's not a question of funding, but of approval and connections, hence why we're not making a Stretch Goal about it.

TL;DR: We think it's very likely we'll have a PS4 and Switch versions going, but it's still not guaranteed. We'll make an announcement as soon as we know more! :)

Last updated: October 13, 2017 08:37

Where do I send my Portrait/Design/etc? Where do I access special backer content?

In your backer survey, we'll be collecting your Discord user name and granting special permissions on our Discord server (https://discord.gg/dF7FbAS) to any backers with Beta access tiers and above.

We'll be using Discord to collect feedback and suggestions from the Beta Backers and to gather portraits and designs in the special backer sections on there. Just head on to our discord, there's a big Beta Backers section in there with lots of information, map previews and all sorts of goodies to make the process of creating your custom content easier!

Last updated: November 15, 2017 07:25

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