Friday 12th December/... Codemasters today released a new Rise of the Argonauts™ trailer.“Allies” shows off the epic action RPG developed by Liquid Entertainment and published by Codemasters, which will arrive on UK shores on 6th February 2009 for the Xbox 360® video game and entertainment system from Microsoft®, the PLAYSTATION®3 computer entertainment system and the PC. To see the new“Allies” launch trailer and for more information about the game, visit www.rise-of-the-argonauts.com.
Rise of the Argonauts immerses players in a gladiatorial adventure set in a wondrously imagined vision of ancient Greece. Taking the role of Jason, a hero and expert warrior, players will battle alongside Hercules, Achilles, Atalanta and other Argonauts as they engage in brutal combat against formidable beasts and enemies, in a vast world alive with fickle gods, jaw-dropping panoramas, deep exploration and epic quests. The search for the Golden Fleece is not only one of exploration, but of transformation: from warrior king to exalted hero touched by the gods.
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