Video Games

God of War

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*GAME OF THE YEAR 2018*

  • A New Beginning — His vengeance against the gods of Olympus far behind him, Kratos now lives as a man in the lands of Norse Gods and monsters. It is in this harsh, unforgiving world that he must fight to survive… and teach his son to do the same
  • Second Chances — As mentor and protector to a son determined to earn his respect, Kratos is faced with an unexpected opportunity to master the rage that has long defined him. Questioning the dark lineage he’s passed on to his son, he hopes to make amends for the shortcomings of his past
  • Midgard and Beyond — Set within the untamed forests, mountains, and realms of Norse lore, God of War features a distinctly new setting with its own pantheon of creatures, monsters, and gods
  • Vicious, Physical Combat — With an intimate, over-the-shoulder free camera that brings the action closer than ever, combat in God of War is up close, frenetic, and unflinching. Kratos’ axe —powerful, magic and multi-faceted – is a brutal weapon as well as a versatile tool for exploration

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Hellblade: Senua’s Sacrifice

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  • Evocative Storyline – An atmospheric masterclass with a powerful narrative unlike anything you have experienced before!
  • Visceral Combat – Battle against dark and twisted foes, execute combos and master your sword fighting abilities to overcome Senua’s haunting nightmares.
  • Powerful exploration of mental health – Created in collaboration with neuroscientists and people who experience psychosis.
  • Multi Award winning game – Winner of 5 BAFTAs including British game and Artistic & Audio Achievement.
  • Feature Documentary – The retail version of Hellblade also comes with a digital documentary exploring the origins of the game.

Also available on Xbox One and coming to Nintendo Switch this Spring!

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For Honor

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  • Enter the Chaos of War- Carve a path of destruction in For Honor, a brand-new action game with visceral melee combat.
  • Mater Unique Warrior Factions – Choose your hero among three legendary warrior factions, the Knights, Vikings, and Samurai.
  • Memorable Story Campaign – Storm castles in massive battles and confront deadly bosses to ensure the survival of your people against a mysterious and deadly foe.
  • Groundbreaking Multiplayer – Own the battlefield with your band of warriors online.
  • Art of Battle Combat System – Feel the weight of your weapon and the power and impact of every strike

Also available on Xbox One and PC

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Tribes of Midgard

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Tribes of Midgard is a cooperative survival game in which up to 10 players defend their village against Giants from the Ragnarök.

Set in a procedurally generated world full of dark creatures, hidden treasures and abundant materials to be uncovered, you play as a Viking clan living in a village that houses the Seed of Yggdrasil; a seed that holds the promise of everlasting life.

With the Gods nowhere to be found, you and your tribe will need to explore the wilderness to craft new weapons and be prepared to protect the sacred centre of your village from the grim shadows that prey upon its power. Together, you will seek out each Giant and stop them from destroying your home.

You can sign up now for their mailing list and access to play the Beta: www.tribesofmidgard.com


Jotun: Valhalla Edition

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  • Jotun is a hand-drawn action exploration game set in Norse mythology.
  • In Jotun, you play Thora, a Viking warrior who died an inglorious death and must prove herself to the Gods to enter Valhalla.
  • Explore vast regions of Norse Purgatory to find runes to unleash the jotun, giant Norse elementals. Fight them using only your massive two-handed axe, the blessings of the Gods and your skills!
  • Valhalla Edition features the brand new Valhalla Mode, the ultimate battle against even fiercer versions of the Jotun! A true challenge for those who wish to impress the Gods!

Available on Nintendo Switch, PS4, Xbox One and PC


Bad North

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Bad North is a charming but brutal real-time tactics roguelite. Defend your idyllic island kingdom against a horde of Viking invaders, as you lead the desperate exodus of your people. Command your loyal subjects to take full tactical advantage of the unique shape of each island. Everything is at stake: fail, and watch the blood of your subjects stain the ground red.

Available on Nintendo Switch, PS4, Xbox One and PC

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Fimbul

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Fimbul is a single-player comic-book, action adventure set in the final winter before Ragnarök, The Fimbul Winter. You play as an old berserk, travelling to Jötunheim to fulfill his destiny, battling Trolls and Jotuns to reclaim an ancient artifact that might, just might save Midgard.

Also available on Nintendo Switch, Xbox One and PC.

Going Viking gave this game 7 out of 10 shields!

You can see my review of Fimbul under the Reviews tab in Our Community section of the website.


Vikings: Wolves of Midgard

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  • Visit the worlds from Norse mythology and travel the realms of earthly Midgard, freezing Niflheim and boiling Balheim, either as a fierce Viking warrior or merciless shieldmaiden.
  • Collect blood from fallen enemies and sacrifice it at the altar to gain gifts from the Gods to enhance your powers.
  • Control your rage, or let your anger take hold by activating Rage Mode and use it to your advantage to overwhelm your enemies in combat.
  • Improve your skills with each weapon to unlock their true potential, including swords, bows and spell-powered canes.
  • Make the abilities of the Gods your own by equipping power-infused amulets, like the Talismans of Thor or Loki.

Also available on Xbox One and PC

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Vikings: War of Clans

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Welcome to the ruthless world of Vikings, where freedom, power, fear and violence reign supreme! Become the leader of a large army, lead your troops to victory and prove that you are the mightiest conqueror among a million players in this MMO strategy game.

Available for free on mobile Android, iOS and Desktop


 

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