Spartacus Legends Fighting its Way Onto Consoles in 2013
Written Thursday, July 12, 2012 By Richard WalkerView author's profile
Ubisoft has today announced that Spartacus Legends, a fighting game based upon the hit Starz TV series is set to enter the gladiatorial arena of combat on consoles next year. It'll feature popular characters from the show, engaging in brutal battles.
Taking you from training inside the ludus to primeval battling within the brutal arena surrounded by an audience baying for blood, Spartacus Legends boasts "thousands of ruthless weapon combinations" and a system for developing your fighter's skills, as well as a tools for customising your own gladiators.
You'll be able to play as Spartacus, Crixus or as a created gladiator in online or offline multiplayer battles, with leaderboard support. New Spartacus, Liam McIntyre (who took over the role from the late Andy Whitfield) will provide his voice and likeness for the character, and has been providing feedback on the game.
Spartacus Legends will be releasing in early 2013.