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A vibrant new addition to the genre that will change your perception of turn based games

STOCKHOLM, SWEDEN – November 28, 2018. It’s about time that independent game developer Fall Damage properly unveil their upcoming game BATALJ. So far, only the title has been communicated, but that changes today.

BATALJ is a fierce online turn-based action strategy game on PC where you face other players in one vs one battles with your own custom-built squad. Skill and smart plays decides who comes out victorious. With several unique mechanics and an action packed art style, BATALJ is a fresh addition to the strategic turn based genre. The title means "Combat" in Swedish, a nod to the Fall Damage founders' background in AAA First Person Shooters. With three factions, multiple heroes and units you can try out different combinations, discover synergies and explore strategies that fits your playstyle

“With BATALJ we wanted to take a whole new approach to the genre.” says Markus Nyström, Creative Director at Fall Damage. “We focused on making it as accessible as possible without sacrificing depth. The players will realize that they have endless options to mix and match units in their squad, trying out different lineups will be both exciting and challenging.".

BATALJ brings new mechanics to the genre. When playing, both the player and their opponent plan their combat actions simultaneously. When the planning phase is complete the players head into the action phase and watch how their strategy plays out, revealing if the player or their opponent is the mastermind who outsmarted and outplayed the other.

BATALJ is in Closed Beta for PC, but we welcome new players; go to www.playbatalj.comand sign up.

If you are visiting Dreamhack Winter in Jönköping, then you are in luck. All LAN visitors will get a Beta key that is active throughout all hours of Dreamhack Winter. There will also be a limited number of Beta keys available in the CORSAIR booth where you also can try outBATALJ.

"This Beta will be extremely useful for us when it comes to balancing and getting feedback on the game" says Anders Gyllenberg, CEO at Fall Damage "We want the community and the player base to have an active role in how BATALJ will shape itself going forward".

If you don’t have the chance to play BATALJ at Dreamhack, visit and sign up for future Betas. As well as news for upcoming console versions.


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10.000 keys up for grabs - the BATALJ Closed Beta is ready for players – get your Steam key now!

STOCKHOLM, SWEDEN – December 11,2018. Indie developer Fall Damage today announced that the Closed Beta for their online turn-based action strategy game BATALJ is now live. The BATALJ Closed Beta which will run from today through to December 31st can be accessed by claiming one of the 10.000 Steam keys available at

“We're excited to announce the Closed Beta for BATALJ and for players to experience an action orientated turn based game with a difference.” said Markus Nyström, Creative Director at Fall Damage. “Players accessing the Closed Beta have the diversity to mix and match units in their squad which will present both exciting and challenging outcomes in tactical play."

How to get your BATALJ Beta Keys:  Visit, follow the instructions, and a key will be e-mailed to you which can be activated on Steam.

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