Skazka – Birch Forest Backgrounds

Here’s some of the line art for Skazka’s birch forest backgrounds to test style and tiling.  The forest’s make-up is primarily birch and aspen with some alder and larch.  As the game moves into “deep forest” (i.e. the taiga), coniferous trees begin to dominate.

Fun fact: the taiga is the world’s largest land biome, spanning both the Eurasian and North American continents.

Skazka – Mounted strikes

The mount feature is a key part of the cooperative aspect of Skazka.  It provides straight up advantages to both players — Volk runs faster, Katya hit harder, and both characters take less damage — and it functions much like a vehicle segment in other games (driver/shooter combo with Volk’s player at the wheel and Katya’s player at the turret).

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