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Swords & Soldiers II: Shawarmageddon

An improved version of Swords & Soldiers II, an interesting combination of a side-scrolling action game, an RTS and a tower defense game.

Strategy | RTS | arcade elements | multiplayer | indie games | side-scroll | the Vikings

Swords & Soldiers II: Shawarmageddon cover

developer: Ronimo Games

publisher : Ronimo Games

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Game mode: single / multiplayer

Multiplayer mode: Internet, players: 1-2

game release date:

06Nov2018

PC PS4

2019

Switch

Swords & Soldiers II: Shawarmageddon combines elements of side-scroll action game, RTS and tower defense. The title is an improved and extended version of Swords & Soldiers II from 2015, and behind its development are the authors of the original - independent studio Ronimo Games.

Plot

Swords & Soldiers II: Shawarmageddon tells the story of Chief Redbeard known from the first part of the series. In the course of the game we accompany heros and his entourage of vigorous Vikings in adventures that lead them through the Persian deserts to hell itself.

Mechanics

In Swords & Soldiers II: Shawarmageddon we observe action from the side. The pillar of the game is one-on-one clashes; each of the battalion participants has their own fortress, and its aim is to conquer the fortress belonging to the opponent. In order to defeat his adversary, the player must acquire gold and mana, develop the base and recruit soldiers, which he then sends to fight against enemy forces. Additionally, he can support his subordinates with various spells.

Game modes

Swords & Soldiers II: Shawarmageddon offers a fictional campaign; loners looking for an additional challenge can also try their hand at time trials and pursue optional mission goals.

In the production there is also implemented an Internet multiplayer mode, in which players can lead to the battle of both Vikings, Persian troops and demon armies. Each side of the conflict has its own set of units and spells, as well as a technological tree; besides, it can compose an army of its own, which it supports with the spells of its choice. What's interesting, waiting for the start of the right game is enhanced by various mini-games or quick clashes with artificial intelligence.

Technical aspects

Compared to the 2015 model, Swords & Soldiers II: Shawarmageddon not only boasts higher graphics quality and the presence of the above mentioned online multiplayer, but also additional maps and improvements to the single player campaign.

PEGI Rating

Age rating. The PEGI rating considers the age suitability of a game, not the level of difficulty.Game contains bad language.Game contains depictions of violence.

System requirements

PC / Windows

Recommended: Dual Core, 4 GB RAM, graphic card 1 GB GeForce GTX 460 or better, 2 GB HDD, Windows 7/8/10
Minimum: Dual Core, 2 GB RAM, graphic card 512 MB GeForce 8800 or better, 2 GB HDD, Windows 7/8/10