Early Footage of Ryse Son of Rome Reveals First Person Gameplay

Ryse: Son of Rome had a troubled lifespan. It was a pretty mediocre game at the time and was quickly forgotten a couple of months after release. Recently, a video has been making the rounds on Twitter and a couple of other Gaming Sites (PC GamerEurogamer) showcasing Ryse in a different light. The footage (which you can see below) shows a very early build of Ryse: Son of Rome which was at the time called, Codename: Kingdoms. In this first-person footage of the game, it shows an unnamed character talking to his wife and son when soldiers barge into his home and kill his wife.  The trailer then goes on to show fighting styles, tactics and how the character controls and fights in battle.

 

Codename: Kingdoms was first showcased at E3 2010. Back then, the game was merely a tech demo showing off the power of the Xbox 360 and just what Microsoft could do. Codename: Kingdoms was later revealed to be a Kinect only game to many gamers dismay. During these announcements, the game was rumoured to be a First-Person action game that would not require Kinect. The project then went silent and Microsoft was tight-lipped as to just what this new game would be about or when it would be released. Then, at E3 2013, Microsoft officially announced Ryse: Son of Rome which was then a Third Person action game set in ancient Rome.

Nureltro™ was created for everyone, including gamers. It is an advanced, next-generation nootropic supplement designed to maximize your minds’ potential. Take your brain and game to the next level of health and performance.

Anthony Dennis

Anthony is the Owner for Culture of Gaming and he spends his days studying, gaming and working on the site. Anthony has worked for the past 7 years in the Video Game journalism industry and has worked for over 30 different sites in that time.

Next Post

Players Get Temporarily Banned For "Piggy-backing" in Apex Legends

Mon May 13 , 2019
As some players in Apex Legends continue to find ways to cheat, developers aren’t going to stop banning them anytime soon. A Respawn Community Manager on the r/apexlegends subreddit, has updated fans with their ‘Check In 5.10’. In other words, the post is a detailed explanation of the improvements patch 5.10 will bring to Apex. […]