VALHALL is a Viking universe and slasher with directional physical melee combat. Now in Pre-Beta. Fight brutal battles, get out of Loki's trap, feel the Thor's power. Witness the beginning of the end of the world. Ragnarök is coming!
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Mixed (91) - 58% of the 91 user reviews for this game are positive.
Release Date:
Oct 22, 2020

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What the developers have to say:

Why Early Access?

“We have big plans for VALHALL and now we are implementing them based on the new combat system core. As an independent team, we plan to use Early Access as a time to build the gameplay by adjusting it together with our community, to test and introduce new features. Warriors, thank you very much for the possibility to feel your support at this stage!”

Approximately how long will this game be in Early Access?

“Our aim is the best experience possible, you can visit the website and check out the roadmap. We want to be transparant with you, the plans may change. Putting timeline on an early-in-development game is very challenging. We’ve decided to keep our schedule fairly flexible so that the development team and community can best mould the game experience that we all want to see.”

How is the full version planned to differ from the Early Access version?

“We have a lot of plans surrounding the implementation of Norse mythology in VALHALL. There is a room for expansion and development.
Through the different worlds, we plan to unlock the dynamic, unique, and interesting gameplay.
There will be not only new locations but also new game modes and gameplay mechanics. We will keep polishing the combat system. Some of the planned features can be changed during development based on community feedback that's why the best way is to keep an eye on our roadmap on website.”

What is the current state of the Early Access version?

“At the start of Early Access, there are:

  • Directional combat system allowing you to feel the fury of Viking battles.
  • Special movements like dodges and slides.
  • Throwing, chain lightning, ground shockwave and other Mjolnir features.
  • One-handed and two-handed axes, swords, fists, spears and other weapon types.
  • Dynamic weather.
  • And more.

All content should be considered work in progress.”

Will the game be priced differently during and after Early Access?

“With the development progress we can foresee the quality of VALHALL: Harbinger increasing exponentially.
Further game development, incl. improving quality and adding new content - can influence further pricing for new users. We would like to encourage our early supporters as well. The game price for owners will not change.”

How are you planning on involving the Community in your development process?

“Overall, we want to create a new level of interaction between the developers and the gaming community.
We believe that mutual view to gameplay and game content as well as meaningful discussions, and community input are the best ways for us to learn what it is that you want to see and then produce it.

We have already established several avenues to communicate with our community, we constantly post updates about development on social networks such as Facebook, Twitter, Discord, Steam Community Hub, the game website and our Indiegogo page.
We want to note, that we don't separate ourselves and our community with a wall of moderators, members of the developer team can be found on any of these networking platforms. We constantly interact with the community and try not to leave any questions unanswered, as well as reading and considering all incoming proposals.

We have a number of innovative ideas for moving to another level of interaction between the community and our development team, which we have described above and many of which have already been implemented.

Moreover, we have created an ideas incubator where the best community ideas are added for their future development - all of which is evaluated by the wider community with help of the specialized tools.

Together we can create a VALHALL universe that each of us will truly enjoy.”
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About This Game

VALHALL — Viking universe and first & third person slasher with directional physical melee combat. It is a unique blend of multiple genres with Viking realism and Norse mythology settings.

Currently in Pre-Beta which does not provide the intended experience.

After combat system core rework we are adding other game aspects on top.

Multiplayer has been under maintenance since September testing and will come back soon.
All previously announced content, such as BR and Siege, will arrive during Early Access.

Wield Mjolnir
Teach your foes to fly, smash, throw hammer, use lightnings and shake the ground. Feel control of the Mjolnir throw by adjusting the flight distance in real time with the mouse swing.

Directional physical combat
Control the direction and type of your attacks with fluid, weighty and dynamic combat system. Dodge, slide, use your rage and enter berserker mode. Perfect your own style.
To block, you need to place you weapon the way it actually collides with enemy's blade.

Cinematic experience
All of us have seen epic medieval battles, but what about experiencing it? Immerse yourself and feel that action.

Both Viking realism and Norse mythology
Play in a realistic world or explore mythological realms through separate game modes.

And more.

Special thanks for the incredibly authentic music to Danheim and Gealdýr.


Mature Content Description

The developers describe the content like this:

Set in a Viking world, this game shows a lot of Blood, Wounds, other Graphic Violence and Mature Content.

System Requirements

    • Requires a 64-bit processor and operating system
    • OS: Windows 10
    • Processor: 3 GHz Quad Core Processor
    • Memory: 8 GB RAM
    • Graphics: DirectX 11 compatible GPU, 4GB dedicated VRAM (GeForce GTX 970 / Radeon RX 480)
    • DirectX: Version 11
    • Network: Broadband Internet connection
    • Storage: 20 GB available space
    • Additional Notes: Disk space will change. Game receives content updates and optimizations
    • Requires a 64-bit processor and operating system
    • OS: Windows 10
    • Processor: 4 GHz Quad Core Processor
    • Memory: 16 GB RAM
    • Graphics: DirectX 11 compatible GPU, 8GB dedicated VRAM (GeForce GTX 1080 / Radeon RX 570)
    • DirectX: Version 11
    • Network: Broadband Internet connection
    • Storage: 20 GB available space
    • Additional Notes: Disk space will change. Game receives content updates and optimizations

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