That’s right, after a lengthy delay, Ancestors Legacy has finally made the daunting leap from PC to console and it looks take us back to the Middle Ages for a real-time strategy experience that’s inspired by actual history events.
Now available on Xbox One and PlayStation 4, the complex RTS developed by Destructive Creations hopes to be as well received on console as it is on PC by porting all of its main features across. That means you can expect an intriguing campaign influenced by history, tactical squad-based battles, satisfying visuals, and extra hours of gameplay courtesy of the skirmish and online multiplayer modes. Most importantly, Ancestors Legacy aims to deliver not only in terms of content, but also its overall quality and its accessibility via the controller.
Within the extensive campaign, there are four playable nations to choose from – Viking, Anglo-Saxon, German, and Slav – before you’ll be then tasked with conquering, pillaging and raiding villages, towns and enemy camps. Furthermore, you must utilise a whole host of tactical options, take advantage of the surrounding environment, and manage bases and settlements in order to claim victory.
The game combines the tasks of resource management and building bases with large-scale, squad-based battles across a selection of vast battlefields – all of which are rendered in superb detail thanks to Unreal Engine 4. You can experience the harsh battles and medieval bloodshed like never before due to the cinematic action camera that puts you right in the middle of the conflicts at the press of a button.
Ancestors Legacy can be purchased from the Xbox Store as of right now for a cost of £29.99, with PlayStation 4 owners needing to visit their own digital store. Will you be taking a trip to the Middle Ages for this RTS experience? Drop us a comment and let us know!
Take command of your army as you storm through medieval Europe in an extensive series of campaigns. Choosing one of the four available nations – Viking, Anglo-Saxon, German, Slav – you will be tasked with more than just conquering, raiding and pillaging enemy camps, villages and towns. Only by utilizing the full range of available tactical options, taking strategic advantage of the environment, and managing your temporary bases and settlements, will you emerge victorious. Ancestors Legacy is a history-inspired real-time strategy game influenced by historical events in the Middle Ages. The game combines resource management and base building with large-scale, squad-based battles across vast battlefields, all rendered in great detail thanks to the Unreal Engine 4 tech. Experience medieval bloodshed like never before, thanks to the cinematic action camera that puts you right in the middle of the battle at the press of a button.