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The Bard's Tale Remastered & Resnarkled now live on Steam!
Hi everyone, as part of our 15th Anniversary Celebration, we're updating The Bard's Tale with a new Remastered and Resnarkled Edition. This will be the new standard edition of the game. For those of you who already own The Bard's Tale, no worries! Your version will be updated automatically for free!
The Bard's Tale Remastered & Resnarkled features the following updates:
Updated splash screen and app icon.
Runs at highest desktop resolution by default without bringing up the Graphics settings app.
Graphics settings app updated to no longer incorporate legacy language settings. Instead, the Steam specified language is used which is the preferred method.
Full Steam overlay support (Shift + Tab).
Steam achievements & trading cards.
Additional language support for Italian.
64 bit OS’s no longer crash at startup.
The Bard's Tale
Difficulty Achievements Question
So, I just beat the game on Olde School and I got that achievement, but generally when you beat something on hardest difficulty you will get the achievements for completion on lower difficulties as well; however, I did not.
Community: Has anyone else fo...
We pushed out an update today that should fix the achievement issue. Fair warning; the fix is not retroactive.
We're looking into the reports of other problems, and thank you to those of you who reported them. Please keep in mind that, as an older title...
I started playing the game after the remastered update, also because of the achievements, and now I have entered Kirkwall, chapter3, and I did not get any achievements for either chapter 1, or 2... also looking at the overal stats, there are 0% with the c...
I've been playing the original game since release in 1985 on various platforms (started on an amstrad cpc 464!) and was pleasantly surprised to see the classics bundled with my Bard's Tale purchase from a while back.
I decided to give this version a try ...
Old info: Hand drawn, large, low spoiler maps on 4sq/in graph paper. Scanned at 300dpi
New info: Low spoiler, clean, digital maps.
No secret doors, stairways, traps, or giveaways.
Only thing shown is grayed in walls, and visable doors. The best part...
The Bard's Tale is an action RPG from 2005, and it shows. Most of this game's charm comes from it's humor with the witty Bard and the Narrator. The gameplay is nothing very special and can become repetetive fast, but is enjoyable from time to time and is rewarding. All in all it is a game you could have a fun weekend playing, 6.5/10