In Boreal Blade attacking follows the same natural rules that blocking does, which adds a completely new layer of depth and skill to the combat. In Boreal Blade the attacker has many options to get through a seemingly strong defense. Figuring out how the situation would work in real life will help in executing successful attacks. For example, if the opponent has their weapon posed on their left side, it is still possible to perform a successful attack to that side of the opponent, as simply having the weapon on the side where the attack is coming from is not […]
Today we’ve rolled out Patch 1 for Boreal Blade and the Boreal Blade demo with the following changes: – Network stability improvements– Network connection improvements– Can now attack while holding down “Move Weapon/Feint” button– Various tweaks to turn speeds and other gameplay modifiers– Tweaked input queues– Fixes to player actions– Added battlemasters to warmup stages in levels– Tweaking all weapon animations– Fixing various weighting issues– UI fixes and improvements– Sound fixes– Model fixes– Other bug fixes and tweaks Have fun! Please continue sending us feedback and suggestions for future updates by joining our Discord!
Greetings, young ones! It warms my old heart to see so many aspiring warriors eager to learn! Today I’m going to teach you more about the natural blocking. Blocking happens unconsciously in Boreal Blade. That means no more endless block position chains and never-ending block button mashing. Here you can see a warrior preparing to attack. While searching the right weapon angle for his swing, the enemy attacks. Natural blocking guarantees that the hit gets blocked even though our warrior is not actively doing any blocking by themself. Natural blocking happens automatically and does not need to be activated separately. […]
Phew, we’re finally here to share some exciting news with you! You probably are unaware of it, but there has been a small team of Frozenbyteans making a game about sword fighting in all secrecy. We’ve been developing, testing, designing and perfecting this gem for quite some time now. Much has happened during all the crazy years of development, but we are finally ready to show our creation to you. Let us introduce you to Boreal Blade, a third person team-based melee fighting game. Nintendo Switch players can enjoy their Boreal Blade experience starting today. A free demo version and […]