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Monster Slayers 'Fire & Steel' DLC adds new levels, cards, classes, enemies, and survival mode. Plus, free 'Slayer's Handbook' for all!

Monster Slayers 'Fire & Steel' DLC adds new levels, cards, classes, enemies, and survival mode. Plus, free 'Slayer's Handbook' for all!

Time to get your shuffle on – Digerati Distribution is happy to deal out the news that a brand new expansion for Monster Slayers, the deck-building roguelike from developer Nerdook, launches today – Friday, 5 May – and includes a stack of new content. The 'Fire & Steel' DLC will be priced $4.99/€4.99/£3.99 and contain the following:

  • 2 new levels: Volcanic Tunnels and Old Castle
  • 4 new bosses
  • 8 new enemies 
  • 2 new classes: Dragon and Merchant
  • New cards for existing classes, plus 7 new Companion cards
  • Survival mode: beat the game and face endless waves of enemies
In addition to the 'Fire & Steel' DLC, a free update will also be released today that adds a 'Slayer's Handbook' feature, providing an information resource on cards and game concepts.

About the game

Price: $8.99/€8.99/£5.99

Steam page:  bit.ly/MonsterSlayers

Trailer:  bit.ly/2lDefuY

Monster Slayers is a rogue-like deck-building RPG adventure with an innovative card-based battle system that lets you customize a deck to suit your play style. Create a new hero to join the Monster Slayers Guild and choose your path through the perilous Northern Valley as you follow your quest to defeat the legendary Harbinger and become a true Monster Slayer. 

Developed by Nerdook (Reverse Crawl, Vertical Drop Heroes), Monster Slayers is a complete reimagining of the free web-based hit of the same name, which has been played over 4 million times on gaming portal, Kongregate. 

Key Features

  • Battle undead goblins, lion outlaws, mighty dragons and other monsterous foes using a unique card-based combat system
  • Strategically shape your deck as you acquire new cards from merchants, treasure chests, and allies
  • Collect fame from each run to unlock new abilities that can be used by future heroes
  • Every playthrough is different: levels, enemy encounters and loot are randomly generated
  • Choose from up to 12 different classes: Rogue, Ranger, Knight, Barbarian, Cleric, Wizard, Assassin, Beastmaster, Apothecary, Brute, Monk, and Necromancer
  • Recruit companions to join you on your quest and make use of their special abilities
  • Equip your hero with stat-boosting loot to improve the chances of victory
  • Fight for your place at the top of the Monster Slayers leaderboards
  • Beat the game to unlock the ultimate challenge: Legendary Mode
  • Inspired by the much-loved deck-building RPG, Dream Quest, created by Peter Whalen (Hearthstone)
 
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