Kingdom Come: Deliverance is a single-player RPG game from the Czech Warhorse Studios. The game is set at the beginning of the 15th century (more precisely – in 1403) in Central Europe. In Kingdom Come: Deliverance, you assume the role of a young blacksmith who lost all his belongings in the war and now fills the last will of his father. While on the mission, you have the opportunity to decide how you will complete your quest. There is also the opportunity to participate in a real, medieval witch hunt!
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The game has been in beta for a long time and it was finally released on February 13, 2018. Now it can be downloaded in digital distribution from Steam or GOG platforms. Kingdom Come: Deliverance is available for download not only for Windows-based computers but also as an Xbox One or PS4 title. To start the download, click on the Download button at the end of the review.
The playable character is called Henry. The game presents real historical events: after the death of the Czech ruler, his son, Wenceslaus IV of Bohemia, becomes the new king. The half-brother of the new ruler invades the Czech Republic and imprisons the new ruler, destroying the country along the way – including Henry’s home. The main character decides to fulfill his father’s last wish, which causes him to get involved in a conspiracy aimed at saving Wenceslaus IV and avoiding war.
The game has an open world – you can explore it freely by completing tasks. Playing as Henry, you must interact with the people you meet on your way (to facilitate this task, build a reputation among the Czechs and use your charisma), fight (the game offers different types of weapons), develop character skills, and take care of getting food and a place to rest.
The reputation system in the game is not linear. If the information and items needed by the player are obtained by violence, then he will attract dangerous figures. On the contrary, if the player uses diplomacy – he might get help. During dialogues, it is very important to choose the appropriate options that will help build the trust of the interlocutors. Additionally, you can try to seduce, to intimidate or bribe anyone! The world is responsive to your actions and the way you do things has direct influence over the virtual residents you meet – for example murdering a shopkeeper leads to the closing of the store.
During fights – both in duels and big battles – the player can use different types of weapons. What’s interesting, the hero’s armor consists of sixteen elements. These layers, which can be exchanged, which results in many combinations of clothing. Some items can be made by the player himself, by playing mini-games related to crafts. The creators of Kingdom Come: Deliverance, by creating a dueling system, they cooperated with melee specialists, gaining a realistic sword-fighting model based on methods used in the Middle Ages. There is the possibility of pairing or blocking attacks, as well as hitting the opponent in selected parts of the body.
Thanks to the application of CryEngine, we can enjoy high-resolution graphics. It’s worth to note that the character’s movements, facial expressions, and faces were created in cooperation with professional actors.