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Developer: Daedalic Entertainment

Publisher: Daedalic Entertainment

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Blackguards is a tactical RPG based on pen and paper game The Dark Eye and followed by the sequel, Blackguards 2. The protagonist of the game is blamed for killing a princess. To prove his innocence he starts an adventure and investigates the murder. Accompanied by a dwarf and a mage, he slashes the way to the truth through hordes of enemies.

The game places the focus on fights. The first feature is that every hit has a 95% chance to work; this means that even a close punch can be failed. The second feature is the interactive entertainment: during fights you can set things on fire or destroy buildings to hurt or distract your enemies.

The game also features a development system. You can upgrade members of your party with experience points you get from battles. Imbalanced resource management can lead to huge problems during the fights.

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Games like Blackguards: Portal 2,Dota 2,Batman: Arkham Knight,Transistor,Divinity: Original Sin - Enhanced Edition,Darksiders Warmastered Edition,Divinity: Original Sin,Titan Quest Anniversary Edition,The Swapper,Jotun: Valhalla Edition

1. Portal 2

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2. Dota 2

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3. Batman: Arkham Knight

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4. Transistor

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5. Divinity: Original Sin - Enhanced Edition

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6. Darksiders Warmastered Edition

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7. Divinity: Original Sin

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8. Titan Quest Anniversary Edition

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9. The Swapper

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10. Jotun: Valhalla Edition

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11. Vampyr

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12. Grim Dawn

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