The Banner Saga 2 console release moved up
Strategy game will debut earlier than expected
Stoic and Versus Evil have announced that the launch of Banner Saga 2 on consoles will happen earlier than previously announced.
Banner Saga 2 will now launch into the Games with Gold program for Xbox One on July 1st, 2016. The game for PlayStation 4 will launch shortly thereafter on July 5th where PlayStation Plus members can get 10% off Banner Saga 2 and 30% off the Banner Saga 1 and 2 complete pack.
PlayStation 4 gamers will get an exclusive passive ability boost, the Playful Hilt of Arnr, a hilt of a sword that was said to provide comfort in extended battles. Xbox One gamers will get the Tome of X, a book of catalogued pastimes, competition, puzzles. Both items will be automatically unlocked in the game and can be equipped when a player's character reaches the required level.
Banner Saga 2 released in April this year on PC.