Ryse: Son of Rome

Living the Life: Why Non-Linear Games are a Better Experience

by Danny Saya August 26, 2014 @ 8:50 AM
Rockstar Games
A common description, and sometimes even selling point, of games these days is linear or non-linear. Triple A titles are sometimes chastised for being too linear or restricting, especially when similar games or previous games in the franchise offer unrestricted experiences.

Ryse: Son of Rome Review

by Jon Ledford November 27, 2013 @ 3:08 PM
Microsoft Studios
Crytek is known for pushing PC gaming to the limits with their Crysis series, so hearing that they would be headlining an exclusive launch title for the Xbox One left us very excited to see how they would handle the next gen hardware. We couldn't wait to see how Crytek would push the Xbox One hardware with the their newest project, Codename Kingdoms. After a couple name changes, Ryse: Son of Rome is meant to inspire the Leonidas or Maximus in us all. So let's see how this Roman army epic handles the next gen gladiator arena.