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Majesty 2 coming to Xbox 360

Majesty 2 coming to Xbox 360

Paradox Interactive, developers of Hearts of the Iron and Europa Universalis series, announced earlier this year that they've acquired the Majesty brand and that a sequel will be released next year on PC. The Xbox 360 version has now been confirmed, so here are a couple of images and some info about the game, Majesty 2. Paradox is teaming up with 1C:Ino-Co for possibly both versions.


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Commented on 2008-12-08 17:20:58
Here's an interview with Paradox btw:
http://www.strategyinformer.com/pc/majesty2thefant...

I wonder how far away the X360 version is. I found some older (August) press releases and the X360 version was mentioned back then, as well as a DS version.
Commented on 2008-12-08 17:31:24
Interesting game. I read lots about the first game but never played it... I'll try this one for sure.
Commented on 2008-12-08 19:39:02
I'm melting!!!!!!
Commented on 2008-12-08 20:25:06
Is this a tower defense game?
Cuz if it is, we don't have enough of those type of games.
Commented on 2008-12-08 23:02:06
I'm all for deep strategy games on 360 if they're done well. Although Hearts of Iron is too deep IMO. I can't understand how anyone can get into that game in particular.

Anyways, great to see the 360 scooping up more of the PC market, if for nothing more than saving developers that might be put under by piracy.
Commented on 2008-12-09 08:33:43 In reply to donkeyman
Posted by donkeyman
Is this a tower defense game?
Cuz if it is, we don't have enough of those type of games.
No its like, you rule a castle and build blacksmith shops and stuff, then you can hire "heroes" to roam your lands, and set waypoints (which is actually quests) to get them to do stuff at their own leasure.

Such as attacking the troll that is destroying your castle, and put a reward on that quest. The heroes may instantly seek to complete it and claim the reward, or they may ignore it and do their own thing somewhere else :P

They get their armor and weapons from your blacksmith, and stuff. So think of it like you are in charge of one of the villages you usually visit to do quests and trade in WoW, Diablo or such games. And the heroes are npcs.

Its a wierd type of game.
Commented on 2008-12-09 13:39:54 In reply to donkeyman
Posted by donkeyman
Is this a tower defense game?
Cuz if it is, we don't have enough of those type of games.
STRONGHOLD! Was awesome!
Commented on 2008-12-09 23:08:06 In reply to Baleur
Posted by Baleur
Its a wierd type of game.
But really fun, humorous and addictive! I finished it twice. :)

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