The Bard's Tale IV

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Total Backers

$1,638,562
Total Pledged

131%
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DOWNLOADABLE COPY - THE BARD'S TALE IV

THE BARD'S TALE IV as a digital download for Windows/Mac/Linux, available from Steam or DRM-free from GOG.com. Also comes with Digital Game Manual and Backer Forum Badge.

(Estimated Retail Value: $40)

Pre-Order $27.00

GUILT ABSOLUTION

Have you landed your ship in the pirate's bay before? No worries, friend! If you've previously plundered from us, pick this reward tier for a digital copy of The Bard's Tale IV, Digital Game Manual, Backer Forum Badge, and an OFFICIAL FORGIVENESS LETTER from our CEO Brian Fargo expressing his forgiveness and pardoning your buccaneer ways.

(Estimated Retail Value: Priceless)

Pre-Order $30.00

GUIDE TO SKARA BRAE

Unleash your inner explorer! This reward tier comes with the Downloadable Copy - The Bard's Tale IV tier, and also includes a Digital Art Book and Digital Item and Weapons Guide to learn their secrets.

Pre-Order $33.00

THE HISTORY OF THE BARD

Get your Bardic history up to speed! Includes a Downloadable Copy of The Bard's Tale IV plus a NOVELLA 3-PACK covering the events and lore of The Bard's Tale I through III, plus a DIGITAL ART BOOK and DIGITAL WEAPONS & ITEMS GUIDEBOOK, a mini strategy guide revealing their secrets.

Pre-Order $40.00

ALL DOWNLOADABLE SUPERPACK

For the fan who wants it all, without the shelf space. This reward tier comes with The History of the Bard tier, plus a 3 PACK OF THE BARD'S TALE IV DIGITAL NOVELLAS, a PREMIUM DIGITAL STRATEGY GUIDE, a digital version of the game's ORIGINAL SOUNDTRACK by Julie Fowlis, Mark Morgan, and Ged Grimes, DIGITAL ART BOOK, DIGITAL MAP, and DIGITAL HI-RES WALLPAPER PACK – all in an easy-to-download form.

Pre-Order $50.00

THE TORMENTED BARD

What does one Bard's life matter? This all-digital reward tier lets you get your game on. Receive a digital copy of THE BARD'S TALE IV and TORMENT:TIDES OF NUMENERA upon its release, along with a digital version of the Torment Manual too.

Pre-Order $55.00

COLLECTOR'S ALBUM BOX

For the old-school collector! This HIGH-QUALITY LP-STYLE BOX is based on the classic Bard's Tale box, and comes with an old-school Printed Game Manual.

Pre-Order $65.00

SUPREME DIGITAL COLLECTOR

For the fan who wants it all, and wants it early. Comes with the contents of the All Downloadable Superpack, plus enjoy BETA ACCESS to The Bard's Tale IV before the final version is released, and a DIGITAL SONGBOOK featuring written-out sheet music to play along to. Also show your support by entering your name in the BACKER CREDITS included in the game!

Pre-Order $70.00

THE TORMENTED IRRADIATED BARD

The Bard's having a really rough day! Not only does he have to endure all manner of Torment, he's stuck trekking through an entire Wasteland too. This tier comes with all rewards from The Tormented Bard, plus a digital copy of WASTELAND 2 including its upcoming GAME OF THE YEAR update, and its Digital Game Manual!

Pre-Order $75.00

VIP BEHIND THE SCENES ACCESS

For the most dedicated of fans! This all-digital reward comes with all previously mentioned digital extras, your name a SPECIAL SECTION OF THE BACKER CREDITS where you can WRITE A SMALL MESSAGE, plus access to an early ALPHA SYSTEMS TEST to let you try out and give feedback on the game's combat and spell systems as we develop the game.

Pre-Order $105.00

PREMIER COLLECTOR’S EDITION

A HIGH-QUALITY PREMIUM COLLECTOR'S EDITION BOX. In addition to a larger box, this also comes with PRINTED GAME MANUAL, a CLOTH MAP of the game world, PRINTED ART BOOK, a CD version of the game's Original Soundtrack, Digital Songbook, Digital Strategy guide, both digital Novella 3-Packs, and Digital High-Res Wallpapers. Also includes your name in the BACKER CREDITS + WRITE A SMALL MESSAGE, BETA TEST ACCESS, and digital versions of all included physical rewards!

Pre-Order $135.00

PREMIER COLLECTOR'S EDITION - BEHIND THE SCENES
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For the collector who wants to go behind the scenes! In addition to the PREMIER COLLECTOR'S EDITION reward tier, this also comes with access to an ALPHA SYSTEMS TEST, and a PRINTED SONGBOOK of the game's music!

Pre-Order $185.00

THE ETERNALLY TORMENTED IRRADIATED BARD (RPG VIP)
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The Bard just can't catch a break! Enjoy all our previously mentioned digital rewards, your name in the BACKER CREDITS + WRITE A SPECIAL MESSAGE, ALPHA SYSTEMS and BETA TEST ACCESS, digital copies of TORMENT: TIDES OF NUMENERA and WASTELAND 2, and top it all off with a copy of Obsidian Entertainment's PILLARS OF ETERNITY!

Pre-Order $200.00

DOUBLE BOX COLLECTOR - BEHIND THE SCENES
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For the fan who can't choose between the classic LP box or collector's edition! In addition to the PREMIER COLLECTOR'S EDITION - BEHIND THE SCENES reward tier which includes access to an ALPHA SYSTEMS TEST, and a PRINTED SONGBOOK of the game's music, this also comes with the COLLECTOR'S ALBUM BOX!

Pre-Order $230.00

SIGNED PREMIER COLLECTOR'S EDITION
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For the collector that wants to own a piece of history. Includes everything in the Premier Collector's Edition - Behind the Scenes reward, and your game SIGNED BY BRIAN FARGO AND KEY MEMBERS of The Bard's Tale development team!

Pre-Order $400.00

ULTIMATE COLLECTOR'S RELIQUARY EDITION
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Old legends speak of an EXTREMELY LIMITED COLLECTOR'S RELIQUARY EDITION BOX of The Bard's Tale IV that few have seen. This box is HAND-CARVED and NUMBERED FOR AUTHENTICITY. Includes all of our main physical and digital rewards, including Alpha/Beta Test Access and your name in a special section of the Backer Credits.

Pre-Order $550.00

SUPREME BOX COLLECTOR 2
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For the collector who just can't get enough stuff to fill up their shelves. This special reward tier contains ALL OF THE BARD'S TALE IV GAME BOXES (Reliquary, Signed Premier, and Album), along with all of the physical and digital goodies from previous pledge tiers to go along with it.

Pre-Order $675.00
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