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ARA: History Untold

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If you’re looking for a way to shape the future of your next favorite strategy game, the Ara: History Untold Insider Program is here! As an Insider, you’ll join a passionate community with a mission to help the team deliver the best possible version of Ara: History Untold and leave your mark on the next evolution in turn-based strategy.

Insiders will get exclusive updates, feedback opportunities, and a chance to be the first to play the game, starting with our second Technical Alpha kicking off early 2023.

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The Ara: History Untold key art, featuring three leaders made up of different eras of history standing side by side.
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Developer Diary: Board Games

Hi everyone and happy Thursday!Thanks again to everyone who participated in our first Technical Alpha and gave us feedback. Now that it’s been a few weeks, we’ve had time to…

The Ara: History Untold key art, featuring three leaders made up of different eras of history standing side by side.
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Developer Diary: Tone

Another important facet of the game we wanted to nail early was the overall tone and emotional backdrop of the title, kinda like doing mood paintings in art but for design. We knew we didn’t want the game to be grim-dark, self-serious, self-important, or overly pedantic and fussy.  So where to go from there? 

The Ara: History Untold key art, featuring three leaders made up of different eras of history standing side by side.
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Developer Diary: Defining Ara: Part 2

We left off last week with Part I – just figuring out what genre-space Ara fit into. So now let’s get a bit more down-and-dirty with some specifics. Not all the specifics mind you, but some. I keep getting fussed at about spoilers and to not say the things…

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It’s Your World Now

Build a nation and lead your people throughout history to the pinnacles of human achievement as you explore new lands, develop arts and culture, conduct diplomacy, and go head-to-head with your rivals to prove you are the greatest ruler ever known.

Featuring both familiar and innovative gameplay mechanics, Ara: History Untold delivers an evolution in historical grand strategy with no pre-set paths to victory, leading to endless possibilities. Your choices will define the world you create, your experience, and your legacy.

Explore a Living World

Explore a dynamic living world filled with life and charm across sweeping landscapes, ranging from tropical jungles to sand-swept deserts. Find the resources you need to develop your nation and witness it come to life through its people – each citizen has a unique story that you create and influence with your decisions. Infinite replay-ability arises from each game’s procedurally generated environment and the unique challenges it creates, so no two games will ever be the same.

Rule Your Way

Take up the mantle of history’s most influential figures and reshape the world through your choices. Will you rule the Egyptians as Queen Nefertiti, the Greeks as Sappho, the United States as George Washington, or bring your own custom leader to life?

Build Your Nation

Your land is your canvas – construct a variety of buildings from forges to libraries to citadels and cathedrals, providing you with strategic bonuses and abilities. Weave a future of infinite possibilities by researching diverse technologies, each one unlocking new kinds of resources, improvements, goods and equipment.

Prove Your Worth

Grow your nation and be prepared to defend it. The fate of your people will be determined by your decisions and your ability to predict your opponent’s next move, putting your skill as a leader to the ultimate test.