Retailer Amazon.com Inc. this week price cut Crytek Inc.’s Ryse: Son of Rome for Microsoft Corp.’s Xbox One to under $40 in a new game sale.
This week, Ryse: Son of Rome holds a discount price of $39.99, $20 off $59.99.
His rise in the ranks of the Roman army takes him from a barbarian-filled Britannia to the center of Rome.
Other characters include Vitallion, a Roman general and mentor to Marius, and Nero, emperor of Rome and father to controllers of Brittania Commodus and Basillius.
The final game includes close-quarters combat, epic battle sequences, and Kinect functionality to command troops in battle.
The Xbox One will launch Nov. 22 in the U.S. at $499.99.