Arslan: The Warriors of Legend

An action game developed by Omega Force, based on a fantasy novel entitled Arslan Senki. The production uses the script and character models prepared with a comic adaption in mind. Moreover, the game features voice actors known from the anime TV series. The action of Arslan: The Warriors of Legend takes place in a fictional world inspired by Persian history and culture. After the mysterious death of his father, the prince of Pars is forced to flee for his life. His task is to reclaim power that is currently held by the neighboring superpower. The core of the gameplay comprises of exploration of vast locations divided into sectors and fighting hordes of enemies. The game features diversified heroes with unique fighting styles, weapons, and combat abilities. Apart from crowds of standard opponents that aren’t too challenging to defeat, every now and then we have to face bosses that require us to devise an appropriate tactic. The game features cel-shading graphics modeled after the TV series. The title also uses its soundtrack and spoken dialogues.

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Sony PlayStation 4
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Arslan: The Warriors of Legend

Arslan: The Warriors of Legend | PS4

Action, fantasy, hack'and'slash, books, manga and anime, multiplayer, for 2 people, co-op, splitscreen

Companies responsible for Arslan: The Warriors of Legend

Omega Force | game developer

Koei Tecmo | publisher   Official website

Arslan: The Warriors of Legend release date for PS4:

game language:
English

16 September 2015 | Worldwide

09 February 2016 | Europe PAL

09 February 2016 | USA NTSC

Game mode: single / multiplayer , multiplayer mode: Internet / split screen, players: 1-2
Game score 6.6 / 10 calculated out of 24 players' votes.  
Expectations before the premiere: 10 / 10 calculated out of 1 players' votes.  

Sony PlayStation 3
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Arslan: The Warriors of Legend

Arslan: The Warriors of Legend | PS3

Arslan: The Warriors of Legend release date for PS3:

game language:
English

16 September 2015 | Worldwide

09 February 2016 | Europe PAL

09 February 2016 | USA NTSC

Game mode: single / multiplayer , multiplayer mode: Internet / split screen, players: 1-2

Microsoft XBOX ONE
Game Arslan: The Warriors of Legend (XONE) Cover
Arslan: The Warriors of Legend

Arslan: The Warriors of Legend | XBOX ONE

Arslan: The Warriors of Legend release date for XBOX ONE:

game language:
English

16 September 2015 | Worldwide

30 May 2016 | Europe PAL

30 May 2016 | USA NTSC

Game mode: single / multiplayer , multiplayer mode: Internet / split screen, players: 1-2

PC / Windows
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Arslan: The Warriors of Legend

Arslan: The Warriors of Legend | PC

Arslan: The Warriors of Legend release date for PC:

game language:
English

09 February 2016 | Worldwide

09 February 2016 | Europe

09 February 2016 | USA

Game mode: single / multiplayer , multiplayer mode: Internet / split screen, players: 1-2

Arslan: The Warriors of Legend is an action game for PC / Windows based on the series of fantasy novels entitled Arslan Senki authored by Yoshiki Tanaka. The bestselling writer is also known for the multivolume science fiction saga named Legend of the Galactic Heroes. The game uses the character design and the script created for the purposes of the 2013’s comic adaptation of Arslan Senki by Hiromu Arakawa, the author of the incredibly popular Full Metal Alchemist. The manga also received a TV series adaptation in 2015. In Arslan: The Warriors of Legend, we will hear the actors from the anime. The title was developed by Omega Force, an experienced Japanese studio that created the entire Dynasty Warrios series with its numerous spin-offs.

Plot

The game’s plot is set in a fictional world that is inspired by Persian culture and history. The protagonist is a young prince of the kingdom of Pars named Arslan. The hero is forced to flee his homeland when his father falls victim to a scheme and is killed as a result, while a neighboring kingdom takes control over Pars. Now, Arslan and his faithful companions and allies have to embark on a journey to reclaim the lost throne and free the country from the invader.

Mechanics

Arslan: The Warriors of Legend for PC / Windows uses the tried formula of the Dynasty Warriors series. The production is a three-dimensional hack ‘n’ slash game with simple strategy elements that puts emphasis on spectacular action. While playing, we assume the role of a chosen character from the franchise. Each of them has unique special attacks and fighting style. Alongside our allies, we will face tens of enemies at once while traversing vast and opened locations that are divided into sectors which we have to assume control of by defeating enemies within their borders. We will also have to fight against powerful bosses who force us to devise a more complex strategy to defeat them.

Technical aspects

The game’s audiovisual layer is modeled after the aforementioned TV series. The developers use the music and dialogues that we could hear in the adaptation as well as the cel-shading graphics that imitates the TV animation.

System requirements

Recommended: Intel Core i7 3.4 GHz, 4 GB RAM, graphic card 512 MB GeForce 9800 GTX/Radeon HD 4850 or better, 11 GB HDD, Windows Vista/7/8.1/10 64-bit
Minimum: Intel Core i7 2.8 GHz, 1 GB RAM, graphic card 256 MB GeForce 8600 GT or better, 11 GB HDD, Windows Vista/7/8.1/10

Arslan: The Warriors of Legend trailer #2

Arslan: The Warriors of Legend trailer #2 | 1:50

Zwiastun gry Arslan: The Warriors of Legend, produkcji akcji opartej na serii powieści Arslan Senki autorstwa Yoshikiego Tanaki.