Adventure across the lands of Northmark and save your homeland from the plot in this original card RPG.
User reviews: Very Positive (92 reviews)
Release Date: Aug 2, 2014
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About This Game

Experience all the thrills of adventure in Northmark: Hour of the Wolf, a card-based RPG. Choose to become a mighty warrior, cunning mage or powerful druid as you fight for glory and survival in arena combat. Explore every corner of the kingdom from fiery deserts to deep forests and cold mountain peaks and Journey to the kingdoms of the elves and dwarves.

But beware! Danger waits at every turn as you investigate the chilling mystery that threatens your homeland. Can you defeat assassins, thieves and hideous monsters? And who is the enigmatic stranger known only as The Wolf? Find out in Northmark: Hour of the Wolf.

Main features:
  • Adventure across the lands of Northmark.
  • Enjoy an original battle system featuring over 180 beautiful cards.
  • Fight for honour, glory... and gold.
  • Save your homeland from the plot that threatens to overwhelm it.
  • Battle in the arena, or fight for your life against powerful assassins, hideous monsters and mighty warriors.
  • Journey from the cold mountain peaks to the desert wastes and deep forests.
  • Explore great cities, lost ruins and the ancient mystic sites sacred to the druids and elves.
  • Grow more powerful as you find the best battle tactics.
  • Become the greatest hero Northmark has ever known - you know it's your destiny!

System Requirements

Mac OS X
    • OS: Win XP/7/8
    • Processor: 1GHz
    • Memory: 1 GB RAM
    • Graphics: OpenGL compatible
    • Hard Drive: 50 MB available space
    • OS: OS X 10.6.6 or later
    • Processor: 1GHz
    • Memory: 1 GB RAM
    • Graphics: OpenGL compatible
    • Hard Drive: 60 MB available space
Helpful customer reviews
6 of 6 people (100%) found this review helpful
5.1 hrs on record
Posted: January 23
While I recommend the game - the card battles are interesting and the story is also rather engrossing - I do have to point out that the text could have done with some editing. Especially towards the end, some sentences are simply inconsistent or have basic grammatical mistakes. This is actually surprising since the game held up so well until the last third of it.

Anyway, I'll be keeping an eye out for the dev's future games.
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4 of 5 people (80%) found this review helpful
4.8 hrs on record
Posted: January 9
Decent game manage to finish it from first hand.. Its basically card game with d&d background story that resembles (at least to me) to heroes of might and magic storylines. Would love to see another part of this game. Only problem with this game is that its rather short and if u manage to get 5000 gold pretty quick (dont buy anything) and get your angel card u will win almost every card duel that u find along the way. At least I did. But all in all ive got all achievements and had a fun time.
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1 of 1 people (100%) found this review helpful
3.8 hrs on record
Posted: April 15
Battle card game with superficial RPG elements and a see-through plot (at least give the villain a secondary portrait). The card battles are far too easy (note other reviewers mentioning they played through without ever losing a single battle) and offer virtually no depth. The so-casual-I'm-nodding-off crowd (aka anyone who gave a positive review to Hero of the Kingdom) will love this.

For anyone else--especially CCG players, RPGers, or anyone who likes a touch of challenge in their games--avoid.

For buying reference, whatever my playtime shows as is the length of time it took me to 100% the game. I don't mean to sound overly harsh, but this game is a paint-by-numbers casual time-waster.
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38 of 41 people (93%) found this review helpful
1 person found this review funny
7.5 hrs on record
Posted: December 23, 2014
This game combines RPG with card game. It's not bad, but I can't really say it's really good. I wish there was neutral recommendation here.
It's easy as hell, story is very simple and predictable and game is totally linear. But on the other hand it's easy to start, which is not common in card games and has good dose of humour,

If you are looking for difficult and complicated RPG or card game, keep looking because this is just not what you are looking for.
If you are in the mood to play something simple and get all achievement in few hours, try this, you may enjoy it.
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28 of 29 people (97%) found this review helpful
9.4 hrs on record
Posted: January 4
This game lacks polish. I'm playing a female character but all the dialog refers to me as a male. There are misspelled words and some of the jokes are very lame. One of my quests is buggy. But you know what? I don't care! Regardless of all that, the story is still fun and the card battles are incredibly addicting. If you like fantasy settings or card games or stories that poke fun at themselves, you'll probably enjoy this quite a bit. And the best part - the achievements work just fine! If you're thorough in your exploring, it's fairly easy to get a perfect game in one playthrough. So if you don't mind an unpolished game, look for this on sale and snap it up. This is one game I'm very happy I decided to buy.
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