Duelyst is a Free to Play (F2P), Arcade simulation of a Tactical Multiplayer Game played on turns (TBS).
Duelyst has an expansive identify and
mythology, with gorgeous landscapes filled with rich, complex
characters, untold stories and unraveled histories. The focus is on
squad-based combat on a tactical map with fast-paced multiplayer 1v1
battles where victory comes from defeating your opponent's General,
with a heavy focus on ranked competitive play.
- Customize Your Battle Squad: Select
from a roster of 100+ battle units and spells, each with different
stats and abilities that interact in unique ways during combat. No
squad or battle will play out the same.
- Skill-Based Tactical Combat: Duelyst
is about unit positioning, understanding your squad's capabilities,
anticipating your opponent and maintaining board control. At its
core, Duelyst is a tactical tabletop board game without all the
manual math calculations.
- Real-Time or Asynchronous Gameplay:
Players can choose from multiple game modes, including Ranked Draft
or Ranked Normal, where each turn lasts 90 seconds in a multiplayer
head-to-head synchronous live game. Or players can choose
asynchronous, non-ranked matches with no limit to the length of time
for each turn in the Practice Casual mode. In Single Player mode,
players can challenge themselves against the computer AI and progress
by unlocking new battle units and spells.
- Competitive Multiplayer: Find
equally matched players to play head-to-head anytime in Ranked Normal
or Draft mode on various competitive tiers.
- Short Sessions: Each game session is
designed to be played in less than 30 minutes, so players can engage
in competitive skill-based games without investing hours towards a
- Unlockables: Winning multiplayer
matches and completing objectives in Single Player will unlock new
battle units, spells, and alternate skins. Every battle unit and
spell is earned by spending time playing the game.