An image from A Hero's Rest of a Tavern with the A Hero's Rest Logo on the left hand side.
An image from A Hero's Rest of a Tavern with the A Hero's Rest Logo on the left hand side.
A Hero's Rest Key Art | Courtesy of Vanargand Games

A Hero’s Rest Update: Craft, Customise & Conquer with New Town Management Features!

Breathe New Life into Your Fantasy Town with Exciting Crafting, Customisation, and Management Updates

Hey there, fellow gamers! If you’re a fan of A Hero’s Rest, we’ve got some exciting news to share with you today. Vanargand Games, the indie developer behind this unique management simulation game, has just rolled out a major update! We’re talking about new Gear Templates, a detailed Compendium, Workstation Specializations, and new Workstation Upgrades. That’s right, they’ve really been working their socks off to make your town management experience even more immersive and engaging.

For those who haven’t dipped their toes into A Hero’s Rest yet, here’s a quick rundown: instead of playing as the hero, you step into the shoes of a medieval town proprietor. Your job is to build your town from scratch, construct buildings like inns and shops, and stock them with weapons, armour, and magical gear to attract heroes. And the game doesn’t stop there – you can decorate and upgrade your buildings to entice even more powerful heroes to come visit.

A Hero’s Rest – April Update Summary

The crafting system in A Hero’s Rest, allows you to create custom gear for your heroes to purchase. With thousands of customisation options available, no two towns will ever be the same.

Now, let’s dive into the juicy details of this latest update. Gear Templates are here to make customising gear for your heroes even easier. The new Compendium is your go-to guide for everything you need to know about your town, heroes, and crafting recipes. The Workstation Specializations and Upgrades will help you tailor your workshops to your needs, and also give a nice productivity boost. In short, this update is a game-changer.

Vanargand Games’ Co-Founder Alan Kilzi shared his excitement about the update, stating that it marks a significant step forward in the game’s development. The new features promise to enhance the gameplay experience, giving you even more control over your town and your heroes’ gear.

So, what are you waiting for? A Hero’s Rest is available now on PC via Steam and Epic Games Store* with an MSRP of £19.99, or local equivalent, and on Steam there’s currently a 25% discount on the MSRP until May 8, 2023. If you’re already a fan or just curious about this intriguing game, now is the perfect time to dive in and explore the new updates.

We want to hear from you! Share your thoughts on the game and the new update in the comments below or join the Gaming.Buzz Community Discord. Have you created any epic gear templates? Got any cool town designs you’re proud of? We’d love to see them! Happy gaming, folks!

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