GamesCom 2013: Ryse trailer puts players through the gauntlet
Microsoft has released a new Ryse: Son of Rome trailer highlighting the game’s Gladiator Mode.
According to the showcase, “Gladiator Mode lets you relive the intense and brutal battles of the Colosseum as you fight cooperatively with your friends against an ever-changing array of enemies to the roar of thousands of spectators.”
The Crytek’s Xbox One-exclusive QTE-based action title set for release as part of the Xbox One’s launch line-up, Ryse will be played using the next-gen version of Kinect and will also feature SmartGlass support. Watch the trailer below:
Plunging you into the brutal world of gladiatorial combat, Gladiator Mode lets you relive the intense and brutal battles of the Colosseum as you fight cooperatively with your friends against an ever-changing array of enemies to the roar of thousands of spectators.
Ryse: Son of Rome follows a fearless Roman soldier named Marius Titus who joins the army to avenge the slaying of his family and emerges as a hero who must fight to save the Roman Empire.
Ryse: Son of Rome presents a cinematic re-creation of the Roman Empire, its people, conflicts and landscapes in breathtaking detail that represents the graphical benchmark for the next console generation. It brings the brutality and intensity of Roman warfare to life in visceral detail, thrusting you into the chaos of close-quarters combat, where the emotion on the enemy’s face can be seen and felt.
Showcasing the possibilities of Xbox One, Ryse: Son of Rome extends the gameplay experience with unique features such as Xbox SmartGlass, Game DVR and the new high-fidelity Kinect, letting you manage your character’s progress with your compatible mobile or tablet device, record and share your best gameplay moments with friends, and command legions with the sound of your voice.