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Swordy Quest (2020) is a role-play game where you craft, gather and hunt your way through a fantasy world that gradually unlocks over time. What's unusual is the simple interface that creates an accessible way for anyone to experience the surprisingly deep role-playing mechanics.

Play involves making choices about gathering resources, waiting for them to be collected and then spending them on different items. This expands incrementally so you are able to access new resources, equipment and interactions. It starts off very simple, but steadily expands to offer wide-ranging role-play choices. You are soon fighting enemies, hunting monsters, fishing, trading, assaulting castles and travelling all over the world.

As you progress you learn to manage your character's health and energy. You need to keep food and water levels topped up and take a rest to regain stamina. As you set out wider afield you can travel by foot, horse, boat or even dragon. This enables you to visit towns and cities where you can search for clues and missions. From here you can craft better armour, learn and perform magic and even join clans.

Like in Zelda Breath of the Wild, you need the right clothes for each different environment. To travel to the desert wear something cooling to protect you from the heat. Or if you need to travel to the frozen tundra, wear something to keep you warm.

Our examiner, Andy Robertson, first checked Swordy Quest 2 years ago. It was re-examined by Jo Robertson and updated 2 years ago.
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Play StylePlay Style

This is an Adventure and Role-Play game with Collecting, Narrative, Puzzle and Strategy elements. This is a single-player game.


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Age RatingsAge Ratings

Content Rating

This game has not yet been rated, but we anticipate it is likely to be rated PEGI 7.

Rated 12+ on Apple App Store for Infrequent/Mild Mature/Suggestive Themes, Fantasy Violence Alcohol, Tobacco, or Drug Use or References, Horror/Fear Themes, Simulated Gambling, Sexual Content and Nudity.


There are the following additional costs associated with this game:
  • In-Game Purchases: Additional in-game purchases are offered for items that enhance the experience.
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DetailsGame Details

Release Date: 10/12/2020

Out Now: iOS

Players: 1

Genres: Adventure, Role-Play (Collecting, Narrative, Puzzle and Strategy)

Accessibility: 21 features

Components: 2D Overhead and Grid

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