The GDC Previews are not done yet. Today, we take a peek under the hood of Vanguard: Saga of Heroes. April Jones, the new PR Queen at Sigil Games met with us at E3 and let us in on a few secrets.
|“Adventurers are going to need diplomats,” explained Jones, citing an example where a group finds a dungeon that is simply too well defended to enter by brute force.
This ties into a theme of interdependencies in Vanguard. It opens up a range of new ideas that require players to work together to achieve goals. Adventurers may find they need a diplomat to get into the dungeon, then a crafter to fully harvest the rewards at the bottom.
“[Non combat classes are] a lot more integrated with what players need and use than other games I’ve played,” said Jones.
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