Kingdoms of Amalur Reckoning

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Reckoning is an epic, open-world role-playing game set in Amalur, a mysterious and magical new fantasy world created by New York Times best-selling author R. A. Salvatore. Brought to life visually through the trademark visceral style of renowned artist and Spawn creator Todd McFarlane, Reckoning brings a new level of intense action combat to the RPG genre. The game is being developed under the leadership of Ken Rolston, lead designer of the critically acclaimed RPGs Elder Scrolls III: Morrowind and Elder Scrolls IV: Oblivion.

Reckoning combines visceral third person action combat with deep exploration, expansive character development, and immersive storytelling in a high-fantasy universe.  Gamers mysteriously rise from the dead and are thrust into a bloody conflict between multiple races, factions, and alliances as they vie for the secrets of immortality and the ancient magic that threatens to destroy the world. Amalur is a magical world, filled with strange landscapes, exotic cities, colorful characters and terrifying creatures.

Developed by Big Huge Games & 38 Studios out of Baltimore, Maryland, Kingdoms of Amalur: Reckoning will be available 2012 for the Xbox 360, PlayStation 3 and PC.

Features
  • Overview
    • Intense Action Combat in an RPG – Players use deep action focused combat, or strategic attacks with proven RPG systems. Choose between nine different weapons classes, action-focused magic, and unique, visceral “Fate Shifting” and “Reckoning” attacks to eradicate your enemies.
    • Living World RPG Designed by Ken Rolston – Enter the world of Amalur, a fully realized, living, breathing world full of unique environments, lively towns, deadly creatures, colorful characters, and treacherous terrain. Play your way through 60+ hours of RPG goodness full of side quests and world exploration.
    • Epic Fiction and Storytelling by R.A. Salvatore – Deep fiction from 22-time New York Times Bestselling Author R.A. Salvatore.
    • Art and Action Directed by Todd McFarlane – Players battle their way through waves of epic enemies and beautiful fantasy vistas directed by comic legend Todd McFarlane.
    • Choose Your Destiny With Seven Distinct Classes – Players can fully customize their character with unique weapons and armor; choose one of seven customized classes that will reward players with dynamic loot, crafting, skills, and combat moves.
  • Platforms: 15-year +
    This title is rated 15-year +
  • Platforms: Yellow - Prohibited to anyone under 12
    This title is rated Yellow - Prohibited to anyone under 12
  • Platforms: 16 - Legally restricted to persons 16 years and older
    This title is rated 16 - Legally restricted to persons 16 years and older