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Hero Academy saves the App Store this Winter

Robot Entertainment today unveiled the first gameplay footage for their upcoming head-to-head tactics game, Hero Academy. The trailer gives players a first look at the gameplay and layout of the board, as well as specific moves and item upgrades for different units.


Along with the gameplay trailer, Robot Entertainment has revealed the first two playable teams, the noble Council and nefarious Dark Elves. Each team has unique abilities and five types of units; Fighter, Shooter, Caster, Support, and Super Units; Both teams provide a variety of ranged and melee attacks for you to attack your friends any way you see fit.

Their first foray into mobile game development, Robot is best known for Orcs Must Die! and Age of Empires Online. Gamers can enroll in the Hero Academy this winter, when the game hits the iOS app store.