hero’s song

Official Site: Hero’s Song
Studio: Pixelmage Games
Launch Date: Planned for October 2016
Genre: Open-world online sandbox action roguelike RPG
Business Model: Pure B2P with expansions (No Cash Shop)
Platform: PC

Yes, this assuages my nervousness, you bet.

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