Have you played the original viking-themed action game Rune? Of course you haven’t, you fool. Only the manliest of PC gamers sporting beards and horned helmets got to enjoy it back in 2000. But don’t worry, laddy; another chance to fight Norse men and beasts may come soon.

Human Head Studios, the developers behind the original, started a facebook page for Rune and posted the following encouraging comment; “We are considering a sequel to the cult hit classic Rune!” The idea of a sequel is quite welcoming. We certainly haven’t seen many Vikings in games as of late, unless you count Skyrim‘s inhabitants. In any case, it’s good to see Human Head is still optimistic after Bethesda decided to put an end to their ambitious project:

Sharpen your battle axe in anticipation for more info to come.

[Strategy Informer]

Michael Urban
Now an occasional contributer, Michael Urban is the former Editor-in-Chief at OnlySP and has the nickname "Breadcrab" for reasons his therapist still doesn't understand. From the moment he first got hacked in Runescape, he's been uninterested in multiplayer games and has pursued the beauty of the single-player experience, especially in terms of story and creative design. His hobbies include reading, writing, singing in the shower, pretending to be productive, and providing info and feedback regarding the games industry. It is an industry, right? You can ask him a question or send him spam at michaelurban@onlysp.escapistmagazine.com. Also, follow him on Twitter or the terrorists win. (@MichaelUrban1)

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  1. Rune was the only video game i ever saw my dad play to completion. He was obsessive over that game. I do not know why.

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