Duelyst is a free to play tactical turn-based strategy card game with ranked competitive play for PC and Mac. Duelyst combines tactical combat with the endless depth and strategic variety of collectible card games. The focus is on squad-based combat on a tactical map for intense, fast-paced 1v1 battles with the simple winning objective of defeating your opponent's General. Assemble your team, build your deck, and set off to challenge your opponents in fierce, 1 on 1 battles like you've never seen before! Hailed by Polygon as "...a marriage of games like Hearthstone, Final Fantasy Tactics and Hero Academy," it is everything strategy and tactics fans could want in one game... for free!
Duelyst Key Features
Customize Your Squad - Recruit a large roster of 100+ battle units and spells each with different abilities that interact in unique and endless ways during combat. No squad or battle will play out the same.
Skill-Based Tactical Combat - The emphasis is on unit positioning, understanding your squad's abilities, anticipating your opponent's capabilities, and maintaining board control. At it's core, it's a tactical tabletop board game without all the manual math calculations.
Online Multiplayer:Find equally matched players to play head-to-head anytime in Ranked or Draft mode on various competitive tiers.
Short Games - Each game session is designed to be played in less than 30 minutes. Now you can play competitive skill-based games without investing hours towards a single session
Not Another Generic Fantasy Game - The world of Duelyst has an expansive identity and mythology where you will see gorgeous landscapes filled with rich, complex characters, untold stories, and unraveled histories.
Diverse Options - Choose from 6 Factions with a roster of over 100 faction-specific and mercenary battle units and spells, with more being added continuously!