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Bard to the Future
Platforms: PC, Mac, Linux
Languages: English
Players: Single-player
Jul 6, 2014 @ 1:49am
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Eirtakon & Updates
Release date: 27th February 2015

Bard to the Future is a side scrolling 2D platformer which follows a medieval battlebard as he finds a time machine, meets two LARPers and ends up in a race against a time travelling cyborg pirate to discover a lost treasure.

2 Game Modes:
  • Story Mode: Lead the Battlebard on his adventure through time. Enjoy the narrative and humour on your quest through 7 time periods and 26 levels.
  • Time Trial: Race through each level and compete against your friends scores. Run fast, jump high and save time!
  • Features 26 levels across 7 time periods, including Medieval, Aztec, Pirate, Egyptian and more! Each time period provides new and dynamic styles of gameplay.
  • 12 track original soundtrack by cityfires.
  • Original voice acting by Alex "BaerTaffy" Larrabee, Spencer Riedel, Joshua Dutton and Robert Dooley
Popular Discussions View All (1)
Aug 5, 2014 @ 6:52am
Its looking great!
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Irlande  [author] Feb 27, 2015 @ 2:07pm 
Released today on Steam:
Cat King Alex Feb 16, 2015 @ 9:34am 
So, um... It's past 1/16/15. Is the game ready for release yet?
Darth Fuckyouuppicus Nov 25, 2014 @ 10:43am 
Played the first level at Eirtakon, great game with a really retro style.
monkey lord Nov 24, 2014 @ 12:10pm 
played it at eirtakon at the weekend, 10/10 its hard but sooooooo much fun, the creators are cool guys too. definitely buying it
Hideous Kojima Nov 23, 2014 @ 7:39pm 
played a few levels at Eirtakon this weekend...its so tricky but so damn addictive, one of, if not the best 2d platformer I've played in years :) Will definitely buy the full version when its released...GG guys, GG :D
TRONJon Nov 23, 2014 @ 5:26am 
I'm really looking forward to the release! Loving the work that's gone into this :D
Lyrmatos Sep 27, 2014 @ 2:35am 
dr.who to much :P
Louie Sep 2, 2014 @ 5:51am 
Bard from making games
Defilum Aug 21, 2014 @ 5:53pm 
It's got me! (LOL)
Winterbloom Aug 17, 2014 @ 10:57am 
the flying portapoddy done it for me, must have this ser.