It’s probably not the best way to start 2021 when your senior employee is leaving a project that was supposed to be released this year. Yet, that’s what happened with the game developer Techland, as Pawel Selinger, Dying Light 2’s lead writer, has parted ways with it after 22 years.
Feudal Kingdoms is a turn-based strategy game for the PC, set in medieval style in a realistically simulated world. The fictional continent of Toria has been fractured by years of war and discord and has split into various smaller and larger kingdoms. Each kingdom must now fight for its survival, not only keeping a close eye on its neighbors but also preparing for cold winters and maintaining internal stability. Feudal Kingdoms pushes the boundaries of the grand strategy genre by adding more depth to the familiar game mechanics, giving the player the freedom to find his way through these stormy times.
Dragon Age creative director Mike Laidlaw founded Yellow Brick Games in Québec, along with other big talents such as Jeff Skalski, Frédéric St-Laurent B., and Thomas Giroux. Each of these guys have at least 15 years of experience working in big game industries, such as Ubisoft, Electronic Arts, Bioware, among others.