Wage battle in ancient Rome
Ryse: Son of Rome Legendary Edition plunges you into the chaos and depravity of the late Roman Empire. Through the immersive realism made possible by Xbox One, you’ll become Roman Soldier Marius Titus and embark on a perilous campaign to avenge the death of your family and restore honour to Rome. You’ll engage in brutal combat and lead your forces into massive battles to save Rome from threats to its very existence.
Cinematic immersion in the Roman Empire
See a cinematic re-creation of the Roman Empire in breathtaking detail, from the northern reaches of Britannia, to the Coliseum and the very heart of Rome.
Brutally realistic combat
The brutality and intensity of Roman warfare are brought to life in visceral detail, thrusting the player into the chaos of close-quarters combat, where you can see and feel the emotion on your opponent’s face.
A journey of revenge, betrayal and divine intervention
Live the story of a young Roman soldier, who witnesses the murder of his family at the hands of barbarian bandits, then travels with the Roman army to Britannia to seek revenge. Quickly rising through the ranks, he leads the Roman army against the barbarian horde, then discovers that he must return to Rome to find his vengeance.
Rome is synonymous with the Coliseum and its epic gladiatorial battles, and in online multi-player Ryse will plunge you into this brutal world. Take on the guise of a gladiator and enter the Coliseum to fight side-by-side against an ever-changing array of enemies, in dynamic environments, to the roar of thousands of spectators.1
Kinect integration and battle formations
Command legions using Kinect (sold separately). 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 integration
Xbox SmartGlass turns your mobile phone or tablet into a second screen that intelligently interacts with your Xbox One to elevate your entertainment experience. Xbox SmartGlass integration provides curated help and hints at any time with a context-sensitive guide.2