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Viking ARPG Tribes of Midgard Reveals Seasonal Sagas and Post Launch Support

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Tribes of Midgard, that Viking-themed ARPG from Norsfell and Gearbox, revealed their Seasonal Sagas and post launch support as part of yesterday’s PlayStation State of Play. Read on for details.

If you recall, Tribes of Midgard was announced last month during Summer Game Fest wherein you’ll basically defend your settlement against Ragnarok, the end of the world. The game looks to be a mix of Diablo andValheim, which could end up being pretty cool. You can watch the Summer Game Fest Trailer as part of our event roundup.

Fast forward to yesterday’s State of Play event and we received additional details surrounding how Tribes of Midgard will shape up. You’ll be able to play solo or team up with 2-10 other players as you set off in the wild and seek to survive.

Post launch support was the main theme of the presentation with Tribes of Midgard offering seasonal updates Norsfell calls Sagas. Season One will begin on July 27 alongside the launch of the game and will include the following content:

  • Defeat the Jotunns
  • Defend Yggdrasil
  • New gear to collect
  • New boss
  • New level rewards
  • New rune system

The rest of Season One will include a mid-season update in September, which Season Two beginning in November and include a new saga quest. The Season Two mid-season update will release in January 2022.

Runes were elaborated on as well, which are effectively modifiers you can equip to boost stats, gain new abilities, and more. There will be 30 runes in Tribes of Midgard so there’s plenty of room for experimentation.

You can check out the full extensive update here.


Poorna Shankar

A highly opinionated avid PC gamer, Poorna blindly panics with his friends in various multiplayer games, much to the detriment of his team. Constantly questioning industry practices and a passion for technological progress drive his love for the video game industry. He pulls no punches and tells it like he sees it. He runs a podcast, Gaming The Industry, with fellow writer, Joseph Bradford, discussing industry practices and their effects on consumers.