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The Cursed Crusade

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In The Cursed Crusade the player takes the role of the knight Denz de Bayle who has a slight problem: he was subjected to a Templar curse which brings strength but dams him into hell over time. His quest is to find a cure and to do so he affiliates with crusaders where he gets to know Esteban Noviembre who has the same curse to bear. During the course of the game they will have to fight against an also cursed group with sinister plans. Noviembre is either controlled by the AI or another player.

The basic premise of this game is a traditional hack & slay: walking through linear levels and killing a lot of enemies with a focus on melee combat. But the curse gives de Bayle the ability to switch between the normal game world and a hell version. This has a few advantages: the heroes get stronger, have special attacks and can find collectibles. However, being in the hell world drains energy which is refilled by killing enemies. For every weapon there is a skill tree with combo attacks. Those are unlocked with victory points which are earned by solving the mission and finding the mentioned collectibles in hell or hidden treasure chests.


The Cursed Crusade PlayStation 3 Clashing swords will require you to act quickly if you want to gain the upper hand.
The Cursed Crusade PlayStation 3 Escorting ballista.
The Cursed Crusade PlayStation 3 Using ballista to wreak havoc on the gate tower.
The Cursed Crusade PlayStation 3 Taking care of the enemy reinforcements from a safe distance.

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GamingXP Windows Oct 19, 2011 66 out of 100 66 Xbox 360 Nov 17, 2011 3 out of 5 60
Worth Playing Xbox 360 Oct 25, 2011 5.5 out of 10 55 Windows Sep 29, 2011 47 out of 100 47
Absolute Games ( Windows Nov 10, 2011 45 out of 100 45
Official Xbox Magazine (UK) Xbox 360 Oct 08, 2011 4 out of 10 40
Console Monster Xbox 360 Nov 17, 2011 30 out of 100 30
Games Radar Xbox 360 Jun 24, 2012 1.5 Stars1.5 Stars1.5 Stars1.5 Stars1.5 Stars 30 Xbox 360 Oct 07, 2011 2 out of 10 20
Inside Gaming Xbox 360 Oct 25, 2011 1.5 out of 10 15


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