It has been a well-kept secret for the last month, but today Järnringen is happy to announce that the publisher A.K.A. Games have acquired the license to translate Symbaroum into French. This means that we will see the game in four major Européen languages before long – aside from French, also in English, German and Spanish – and this only three months after the English release.


“Seeing Symbaroum translated into French feels fantastic, almost unreal”, says Mattias Johnsson, writer and producer at Järnringen. “To my knowledge this has only happened to one Swedish roleplaying game before, Kult, back in the 90s, so it is a true honor – especially since we are confident that the experienced team at AKA Games will do a really great job with the translation.”


A.K.A. Game studio will work in collaboration with Le 7eme Cercle for the distribution to stores. Le 7eme Cercle is one of the oldest RPG companies in France and known for RPGs translated into English and Spanish, for example Qin, Yggdrasill, Kuro and Keltia.


“We are very excited about this agreement”, says the A.K.A French team. “This beautiful and enticing game deserves a French edition. We’re sure French gamers will enjoy living awesome adventures in Davokar. Symbaroum is not just beautiful. It has a soul, a dark, original and unique soul for a great game. We fell in love with it at first reading.”


As of yet, no release date has been set for the French edition. If you want to know more about A.K.A games’ plans and reactions to acquiring the license, please visit their website at

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