Fate: the Cursed King (FTCK) is an action role-playing video game developed by WildTangent and released on September 9, 2011 as the fourth standalone expansion to the third 2009 PC game, Fate: the Traitor Soul, with the second one being Fate: Undiscovered Realms released in 2008.
It is a fantasy action role-playing game in which players take their characters through progressively difficult levels of a dungeon while fighting monsters, completing quests, and collecting valuable items and gold. Players earn experience points that boost character attributes and unlock new levels and weapons.
The player character enters a desert like city called Ekbatan where the hero must lift a curse before certain doom will unfold.
In addition, a playable demon race character was introduced. The player also has the option to select a human, an Orc, a Cogger (a steampunk-inspired cyborg), or a Shadow Elf warrior as their player character.
The gameplay is similar to that of previous installments of the series with the addition of some new features. A new player character race include intrinsic stat bonuses. Cosmetically different pets are included, adding a fiery phoenix and a strider (tadpole like creature) and to the original selection of a dog, cat, fox, boar and mechanical wasp . New items such as capes and earrings are added, as are new spells and monsters.
A new middle eastern themed user interface was added.
The game also featured a brand new party system which all previous games from the series does not include.
Player can now hire henchmen as they progress through the story, gaining an allied for every tenth leveled they achieved.
All henchmen can fully equip weapons, armors, accessories and spells. Each has a tactical mode that can be toggled during play.
The modes are from passive, defensive to offensive.
Notable content added;
(A new city) Ekbatan, city of the cursed.
(Unlock a hidden dungeon) There is also a hidden dungeon after the player complete the game.
(Three new dungeons) Cavern of the Living Fire, The Crypt and the final dungeon The Palace.
Along with the classic addons (weapons, armors, spells, monsters, etc)
by heron246 on Nov 04, 2013 at 05:18 PM