Niche Spotlight – Dark Bestiary

Dark Bestiary

Today’s Spotlight is Dark Bestiary, a combat-focused tactical RPG by Qd that recently left Early Access.

Dark Bestiary focuses entirely on combat encounters and character progression. The game uses a classless system, instead allowing you to experiment with character builds using a wide range of skills and loot. Build sets of skills to stack powerful bonuses, and take on ever more difficult challenges.

You can find the Early Access gameplay trailer below.

Dark Bestiary is available on Windows PC, Linux, and Mac (all via Steam) for $11.99.

You can find a rundown of the game (via Steam) below:

Dark Bestiary is turn-based combat-focused RPG with classless progression system and tons of skills. The main goal of the game is exploration but not huge open worlds but synergies of skills, talents and items.

Flexible character development system allows you to create almost any build that can come to mind.

To support classless progression system, game have a large range of skills that is constantly growing.

Skills are combined into sets, each set has its own unique bonus. More skills of certain set you use, more powerful bonus you get.

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Frank Streva


Niche Gamer’s resident indie expert. Digs through the Steam new releases so you don’t have to. Massive fan of miniature and board games as well.

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