Hero’s Hour is an upcoming fast turn-based strategy RPG with real-time combat developed and published by Benjamin “ThingOnItsOwn” Hauer. It is expected to release in late 2021 on Steam but, you can play Hero’s Hour Demo for free on itch.io.
Hero’s Hour Trailer
Before we talk about what Hero’s Hour is or isn’t, let’s watch the game’s trailer to see better what kinds of a game await us.
Hero’s Hour Overview
Hero’s Hour is a fast turn-based real-time strategy RPG created by indie game developer Benjamin “ThingOnItsOwn” Hauer. It is easy to see the game inspired by the greatest strategy titles of all time, Heroes of Might and Magic III.
A game very similar to the inspired game HoMM, Heros Hour features heroes you can take control of to recruit armies, explore the map, gather resources, and engage in strategic combat and all in real-time. Here are some features of the game:
- 10 factions with special mechanics, strengths, and weaknesses
- 20 hero classes, with a special skill each
- 46 common hero skills
- 214 units – 134 without counting upgrades
- 70 unique unit abilities
- 145 artifacts
- 81 spells & abilities
- Dozens of impactful map buildings
- Local “hotseat” multiplayer
- Co-op with other players or even with the AI
Hero’s Hour is a game that can attract the attention of Heroes of Might and Magic lovers, with its strategic map is big enough for a small game and its battle scenes that are fun to watch tiny creatures clashing with each other.
Hero’s Hour Demo
If you are looking for a new strategy RPG game, this game might be for you. So, here are some options to buy or try the game:
Although the game has not been released on Steam, the game’s current version is available on popular indie game platform itch.io with a $10 price tag. You can buy the installation file of the game by paying this fee and start to play it.
Are you looking for a free option? Do you want to try the game before purchasing it? You can download the demo version of the game for free on itch.io. To evaluate whether the game is worth buying, you can now visit the game’s official page on itch.io and download the demo version for free.