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Colosseum: Road to Freedom (PlayStation 2)

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Description

Taken into slavery, you are now a gladiator. Your only chance at freedom is to earn enough money in the arena to buy yourself back. Whether in a lowly arena on the outskirts of the Empire or in the Colosseum itself, a wide variety of opponents await: heavily armed charioteers, wild bulls, fellow gladiators and more. In a series of battles, from battle royales to one-on-one duels, you must entertain the crowds by spilling blood.

After battles, it's time to train. A series of minigames improves your attributes and your diet perfects your body. Study your rankings, play around with your special skills, and await the next battle.

Colosseum: Road to Freedom is a self-described Action RPG, controlled in the third-person and works as a gladiator simulator.

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Alternate Titles

  • "角斗士:自由之路" -- Chinese spelling (simplified)
  • "Gladiator: Road to the Freedom" -- Japanese title

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User Reviews

A promising start and a disappointing end to a potential franchise. Big John WV (25291) 3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars

The Press Says

games xtreme Sep 15, 2005 7.8 out of 10 78
Game Informer Magazine Jul, 2005 7.75 out of 10 78
Game Informer Magazine Jul, 2005 7.25 out of 10 72
Netjak Oct 07, 2005 6.4 out of 10 64
GameZone Jul 12, 2005 6.2 out of 10 62
GameCell UK 2005 6 out of 10 60
Deeko 2005 6 out of 10 60
GameSpot Jul 28, 2005 6 out of 10 60
Jeuxvideo.com Sep 12, 2005 12 out of 20 60
Worth Playing Jul 25, 2005 5 out of 10 50

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Terrence Bosky (5237) added Colosseum: Road to Freedom (PlayStation 2) on Aug 17, 2005