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Concept

Folklore RPG set in XIXth century rural Russia.

Summary

A fusion of card-based RPGs and Adventure games, “Black Book” is a haunting tale of a young sorceress, who gave her life to serve the dark forces. Dive into the cold, yet alluring world of Slavic folktales - and uncover the secrets that hide in the darkness.

* Uncover the seals of Black Book - Unleash hellish spells on your enemies! Collect spell cards and new skills as you progress.
* A Historic Adventure - Solve riddles and complete side-quests as you learn more about life in the Slavic countryside.
* Myths and legends - Explore a world based on Northern Slavic mythology. Learn from an in-game encyclopedia, created with the help of expert anthropologists - and find all folk tales hidden within the game!

About the team

We are a small indie studio founded in 2015, in Perm, Russia. The team consists of five people workin remotely from diffent places across Russia. In 2017 we've released our first game called The Mooseman, that is based on myhtological worlds of Perm animal style. Now we are getting ready for a release of our next project Black Book that is based on bailichkas, the folklore of late XIXth century.