SpellForce 3 Receives Powerful Modding Tools; Includes Map Creator and Scripting Editor

SpellForce 3 has just received free modding tools on Steam, giving players access to a full-fledged map creator and scripting editor.
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SpellFocre 3 was released on PC by Grimlore Games and THQ Nordic last December. Unfortunately, it launched without modding support, but the game’s developers have quickly fixed that issue and released some pretty powerful modding tools for SpellForce 3 to the community today.

This modding tool is quite powerful because it gives modders the ability to create maps with all of the same tools as the game’s developers, but also includes an “extensive scripting.” This means modders can modify the game to their liking to possibly create whole new modes. The developers are encouraging this too, and even directly mentioned the tools’ ability to create  MOBA and Horde modes.

The base game is supposed to last players 30 hours, but these modding tools hint that there is a lot more interesting stuff to come from SpellForce 3’s community. The map creator and scripting editor can be downloaded directly from the game’s Steam page, and even come with a tutorial and glossary so people can easily get the hang of these tools. These modding tools are available for free, though SpellForce 3 costs $49.99.

You can check out a trailer showcasing the game’s modding tools below. SpellForce 3 is currently available on PC. If you want to see our thoughts on a pre-release build of the game, you can check out our SpellForce 3 preview. 

Tomas Franzese :Tomas Franzese is a News Editor at DualShockers, writing a variety of reviews and shedding light on upcoming games for both PC and consoles. While he has been a gamer most of his life, he began writing for DualShockers in 2016 and has almost never put his computer or a controller down since.