The Pillars of the Earth

An adventure game from Daedalic Entertainment, based on a popular history novel written by Ken Follet, entitled The Pillars of the Earth. The game of the same title is set in the 12th-century, in the tumultuous period known as the Anarchy. After the sudden death of king Henry I and the only heir to the throne having been killed in the crash of the White Ship, England gets consumed in a violent war of succession. With the war in the background and the tensions between the nobles, clergy and the common people constantly growing, the game tells a story about an attempt to raise a monumental cathedral in a fictional city of Kingsbridge in the south of the country. As for the game’s mechanics, The Pillars of the Earth is no different from a typical adventure game with gameplay based on exploration of different locations, conducting conversations, and solving various logic puzzles.

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PC / Windows
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The Pillars of the Earth

The Pillars of the Earth | PC

The Pillars of the Earth release date for PC:

game language:
English

15 August 2017 | Worldwide

15 August 2017 | Europe

15 August 2017 | USA

Game mode: single player
Expectations: 8.8 / 10 calculated out of 31 players' votes.  

Sony PlayStation 4
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The Pillars of the Earth

The Pillars of the Earth | PS4

The Pillars of the Earth release date for PS4:

game language:
English

15 August 2017 | Worldwide

15 August 2017 | Europe PAL

15 August 2017 | USA NTSC

Game mode: single player
Expectations: 7.5 / 10 calculated out of 7 players' votes.  

Microsoft XBOX ONE
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The Pillars of the Earth

The Pillars of the Earth | XBOX ONE

The Pillars of the Earth release date for XBOX ONE:

game language:
English

15 August 2017 | Worldwide

15 August 2017 | Europe PAL

15 August 2017 | USA NTSC

Game mode: single player
Expectations: 7.0 / 10 calculated out of 5 players' votes.  

Apple iOS
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The Pillars of the Earth

The Pillars of the Earth | iOS

Adventure, the middle ages, books, historical

Companies responsible for The Pillars of the Earth

Daedalic Entertainment | game developer

Daedalic Entertainment | publisher   Official website

The Pillars of the Earth release date for iOS:

game language:
English

TBA | Worldwide

Game mode: single player
Expectations: 9.7 / 10 calculated out of 3 players' votes.  

The Pillars of the Earth Xbox One is an adventure game from Daedelic Entertainment, the creators of the Deponia series, Blackguards and The Dark Eye: Chains of Satinav. This one is a virtual adaptation of a popular history novel by British writer Ken Follett, set in the Medieval England and entitled The Pillars of the Earth.

Plot

The story of The Pillars of The Earth Xbox One takes place in the 12th-century England, during the tumultuous period of history called the Anarchy. After the death of king Henry I, and the only heir to the throne having been killed in the crash of the White Ship, England succumbs in a violent war of succession. With the war in the background and the tensions between the nobles, clergy and the common people constantly growing, the game tells a story about an attempt to raise a monumental cathedral in a fictional city of Kingsbridge in the south of the country. As it turns out, in order to complete their work the builders have to overcome many obstacles and face more than one enemy.

Mechanics

The player unravels the plot in a way typical to adventure games: by conducting conversations, exploring various locations and solving logic puzzles.

PEGI Rating

Age rating. The PEGI rating considers the age suitability of a game, not the level of difficulty.Game contains bad language.Game contains depictions of violence.
The Pillars of the Earth launch trailer

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The Pillars of the Earth Game Guide

game guide 14 August 2017

The game guide to Ken Follett’s The Pillars of the Earth contains tips crucial to completing this entertaining adventure game set in medieval England and comprehensive and well-illustrated walkthrough.