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For Honor

A third-person action game in a quasi-historical setting, with a focus on online competition. The production was developed by the experienced studio Ubisoft Montreal, whose portfolio includes several cult series, including Far Cry and Assassin's Creed.

Action | TPP | the middle ages | multiplayer | co-op | fighting with swords | alternative history

For Honor cover

developer: Blue Byte GmbH | Ubisoft

publisher : Ubisoft

Official website

Game mode: single / multiplayer

Multiplayer mode: Internet

game release date:

14Feb2017

PC XONE PS4

For Honor is a brutal, TPP action game in a quasi-historical reality, focused around multiplayer skirmishes. The PC, PS4 and XONE version is the creation of the renowned Ubisoft Montreal studio.

The storyline of For Honor takes place in a pseudo-medieval world, where three faction are constantly at war with one another. The Chosen are the equivalent of Japanese samurai, The Legions were created to resemble the European knights, and The Warborn are a very similar band to the Scandinavian Vikings.

On the PC, PS4 and XONE each of the sides of the conflict is represented by dozens of warriors; however, only four of them per faction are controlled by players. The characters they fight with are extremely skillful fighters with special abilities and they stand out significantly from the ordinary soldiers controlled by the AI; the player-controlled heroes are the ones who determine the outcome of the battle, showing up in key places of the skirmish and tipping the scales in the favor of their faction, unless they are confronted by a player (or multiple players) from the other faction, which is why swordplay is a fundamental part of the game.

Despite a light-handed approach towards being historically correct, when it comes to the choice of factions, the devs have put a lot of effort towards making the fighting styles of knights, samurai and Vikings as realistic as possible. They have also designed a game mechanic called Art of Battle, which makes the side which you hold your weapon on extremely important, as e.g. you will not block a strike from your left side if you previously choose to parry to your right side. The special attacks are also worth mentioning, for spectacularly dispatching an enemy player we can call in e.g. a catapult barrage or temporarily increase the fighting ability of nearby soldiers.

For Honor for PC, PS4 and XONE also has a single player campaign, in which we are introduced to the world of the production. The game distinguishes itself from other online titles by having advanced graphics and a unique theme.

System requirements

PC / Windows

Recommended: Intel Core i5-2500K/AMD FX-6350, 8 GB RAM, graphic card 2 GB GeForce GTX 680/Radeon R9 285 or better, Windows 7/8.1/10 64-bitowy
Minimum: Intel Core i3-550/ AMD Phenom II X4 955, 4 GB RAM, graphic card 2 GB GeForce GTX 760/Radeon HD 6870 or better, Windows 7/8.1/10 64-bitowy

For Honor Game Guide

game guide 22 February 2017

For Honor game guide will mainly include a detailed description of the essential gameplay elements and practical advice, which will enable you to improve your performance in online games.

Want to unlock all base content in For Honor? Forget it!

News 22 March 2017 19:55

For Honor was never designed to let you unlock all the base content, one of its developers admitted in a live stream. Getting all cosmetic items would take either a ridiculous amount of time or money.

For Honor will get a single player campaign

News 12 January 2016 12:32

For Honor developer confirmed that the online slasher with Medieval warriors is getting a single player campaign. The works on that are now in progress and we can expect more news on this game mode soon.

For Honor hands-on at E3 2015: Ubisoft Challenges Chivalry

Preview 19 June 2015 14:43

For Honor is a big surprise of this year's E3. Ubisoft is trying to enter the turf so far dominated by titles such as Chivalry and Mount & Blade. What's in store for us? Multiplayer battles set in the Middle Ages.