Ryse: Son of Rome tells the story of the young Roman soldier Marius Titus who witnesses the murder of his family at the hands of barbarian bandits. Seeking revenge, he travels with the Roman army to Britannia where he proves himself a soldier of phenomenal skill and quickly rises through the ranks. As Marius leads the army against the barbarian horde, his quest unravels and he discovers that he must return to Rome to find his vengeance.
Wage battle in the Roman Empire, from the northern reaches of Britannia to the Coliseum and the very heart of Rome. Interact with believably realistic characters featuring incredibly detailed facial animation and naturalistic emotion.
Gameplay delivers a visceral, brutally realistic combat experience with epic-scale battles and breathtaking visuals. Relive the ruthless history of ancient Rome as you engage in raw close-quarters fighting.
Experience the thrill of Roman combat as you charge into massive battlefields filled with more than 100 characters on screen at the same time, each with individually controlled AI.
The cooperative multiplayer experience plunges you into the brutal world of gladiatorial combat, where you enter the Coliseum to fight side-by-side with your friends against an ever-changing array of enemies.
Command legions using the Kinect. With the power of your voice you can command your surrounding units in battle in a strategic way to help defeat your foes, fire pilums or arrows, or block incoming attacks.
Xbox SmartGlass turns your mobile phone or tablet into a second screen that intelligently interacts with your Xbox One to elevate your entertainment experience.