The Legend Of King Arthur Reborn! A vast army has gathered in front of the castle gates and is preparing to attack King Arthur! How has it come to this? Witness important events in the history of the legendary king and accompany him and his army on the path to an uncertain future.
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Very Negative (350 reviews) - 14% of the 350 user reviews for this game are positive.
Release Date: Jul 25, 2013

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The Legend Of King Arthur Reborn!

A vast army has gathered in front of the castle gates and is preparing to attack King Arthur! How has it come to this?
Witness important events in the history of the legendary king and accompany him and his army on the path to an uncertain future. It is up to you to restore the honor, the glory and the reign of the Arthurian line, and rewrite the course of history!
Good or evil? The decision is entirely yours! Two extensive campaigns give you insight into both sides of the war.

Key Features

  • Construct impregnable fortresses, equip them with units, ditches and palisades and crush the hordes of enemies with your defense structures!
  • A fortress alone does not mean victory! Build a dependable infrastructure and manage your resources.
  • Your strategy will decide between victory and defeat! Only with the right combination of defense structures, units, extraction of raw materials, and production, will you emerge victorious from the sieges.
  • Experience epic battles with realistic destruction! Assemble your army from a multitude of different units. But beware of falling rubble and take geographical conditions into account in your battle plan.
  • Unlock legendary characters! Complete specific tasks and gain the support of famous heroes, granting you strategic advantages in battle.

System Requirements

    Minimum:
    • OS: Windows XP (SP2) / Vista / 7 / 8
    • Processor: 2.5 GHz dual core
    • Memory: 2 GB RAM
    • Graphics: 1GB Graphics Memory with Shader 3.0
    • DirectX: Version 9.0c
    • Network: Broadband Internet connection
    • Storage: 8 GB available space
    • Sound Card: DirectX 9 Compatible
    • Additional Notes: Supported Graphics Cards: NVIDIA GeForce 7900 / 8 / 9 / GT / GTS / GTX series; ATI Radeon X1900 / HD 2000 / HD 3000 / HD 4000 / HD 5000 series
    Recommended:
    • OS: Windows XP (SP2) / Vista / 7 / 8
    • Processor: 3.5 GHz dual core or better
    • Memory: 4 GB RAM
    • Graphics: 1GB Graphics Memory with Shader 3.0 or better (NVIDIA GeForce GTX 650 or better, AMD Radeon HD 7700 or better)
    • DirectX: Version 9.0c
    • Storage: 8 GB available space
    • Additional Notes: Supported Graphics Cards: NVIDIA GeForce 7900 / 8 / 9 / GT / GTS / GTX series; ATI Radeon X1900 / HD 2000 / HD 3000 / HD 4000 / HD 5000 series
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Very Negative (350 reviews)
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dat boi 69
( 1.8 hrs on record )
Posted: June 20
indescribably ♥♥♥♥. stand ♥♥♥♥ing clear, this is probably the worst game ive played on steam. it is impossible to eek even ironic enjoyment from this garbage.
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zockorobie
( 5.9 hrs on record )
Posted: May 20
Okay, just don't... the game is buggy and will leave you terribly frustrated with its imcomplete arcitecture and game play.
It was a great idea that gets horribly ruined. From bugs that wont allow you to finish campaing missions, buildings that wont work together spacially so you have a gap that lets enemys through that you cant see, to AI controlled units that you have no good way of finding or tracking what you have them doing or if they have even completed a task.

I have waited 3 yrs for a good update on this game because if they would fix these things it would be a decent game, upon further research i found out that there will never be and update for this game. The dev teams ceo took the profit made from the poor castle loving sods like me and just dipped, leaving the the rest of the employees pockets empty along with the hope for futher developements.

I don't normally write reviews but I felt that others should be warrned. Please do not waste your time or money on this game, even if it on sale or free. Just save your self the frustration, because I know If I had read this review before buying, I would be $40 richer.

BTW my total game time is about 20 hours....hours I will never get back.
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Judah
( 9.6 hrs on record )
Posted: May 18
What was I thinking?
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map_80
( 1.5 hrs on record )
Posted: March 22
Plain FRAUD! Should we all go toghether and sue them?
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Persona
( 0.1 hrs on record )
Posted: March 20
This game is a broken peice of garbage! It looks nice in the pics but the people behind it pretty well ripped everyone off. I regret buying this.
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Unknown Status
( 0.1 hrs on record )
Posted: March 13
Don't Even think to buy this game even this game discount 99%
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Pirate Jon
( 2.4 hrs on record )
Posted: February 24
Stay away from this at all costs. Don't say we didn't warn you!!
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chThemadhawk
( 1.0 hrs on record )
Posted: February 12
it keeps on crashing
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««ἆǚđȓƐƔ»»®
( 13.6 hrs on record )
Posted: February 3
dumb....just plain dumb.
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2 of 2 people (100%) found this review helpful
Not Recommended
1.8 hrs on record
Posted: June 20
indescribably ♥♥♥♥. stand ♥♥♥♥ing clear, this is probably the worst game ive played on steam. it is impossible to eek even ironic enjoyment from this garbage.
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596 of 640 people (93%) found this review helpful
5 people found this review funny
Not Recommended
2.9 hrs on record
Posted: November 25, 2013
Have you been looking for a new real time strategy game lately to scratch that strategy itch you've been having? Well look elsewhere, because Citadels is a dreadful and incomplete mess. The game was created by an unknown and inexperienced development studio called Games Distillery. Currently a different studio called Big Moon was hired to add further playability and stability to the game. In the future, at best you can only hope for a polished yet dreadful entertainment product (without the entertainment value).

Citadels attempts to accomplish what so many other strategy games have already done before, and it accomplishes those things poorly. Citadels most closely resembles a stripped down Age of Empires title. Everything from base building, combat, and resource gathering are implemented poorly. There is no strategy involved at all because combat boils down to spamming units. You can literally spam the most basic miliary unit available and win every time. The utter lack of military units available leaves no room for strategy, tactics, or planning at all.

The game has a boring campaign that currently can't even be finished entirely, and a few lacklusted skirmish modes with terrible AI. There is only one map available per skirmish mode and no matter the difficulty you choose you cannot lose due to the incompetent AI. Citadels is only a singleplayer game so these are your only options. There is no map or scenario editor or multiplayer of any kind. The poor quality of this title combined with the utterlack of content at a $40 price point is downright theivery. Avoid at all costs.

I only put 3 hours into this game but that was rather generous of me. The boring gameplay, poor design, and lack of content leave little reason for me to play any further.
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207 of 213 people (97%) found this review helpful
7 people found this review funny
Not Recommended
5.3 hrs on record
Posted: February 19, 2015
Absolutely unplayable in its current state. Nearly every aspect from UI to AI is fundamentally flawed and bugged. Patches were promised and never delivered.

** GAME IS NO LONGER IN DEVELOPMENT **
** GAME IS NO LONGER IN DEVELOPMENT **
** GAME IS NO LONGER IN DEVELOPMENT **
** GAME IS NO LONGER IN DEVELOPMENT **
** GAME IS NO LONGER IN DEVELOPMENT **

DO NOT SPEND YOUR MONEY HERE.
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135 of 143 people (94%) found this review helpful
Not Recommended
5.4 hrs on record
Posted: July 18, 2014
This game is terrible. The videos and screenshots made the game look very great and detailed, but this game is actually terrible quality and was very poorly made. Here are the reasons not to get this game:
1. It's $40, when it's really worth $5.
2. The graphics are terrible. The screenshots may look fine, but they actually suck.
3. The game looks like it was made by people with very little experience in programming. The menu goes off the screen, and the minimap does not even show the correct positions of things. The map could say that it is directly in the center of the screen but it could not even be on the screen.
4. There was no tutorial, and I can't even get past the first level because I have no idea what to do. It says to gather 100 of each resource but whenever I try to build stone pits and ore pits it says that it could not be gathered at this location and no matter where I put it it always says that.
I only paid $10 for this game, but it was still a complete rip-off :(
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195 of 236 people (83%) found this review helpful
1 person found this review funny
Not Recommended
2.6 hrs on record
Posted: November 30, 2013
This is a glitchy parody for the Stronghold, with a tons of bugs that could make almost everyone crazy.
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139 of 165 people (84%) found this review helpful
1 person found this review funny
Not Recommended
2.0 hrs on record
Posted: December 21, 2013
All the annoying bits of the strategy games of old, none of the charm. Go play Age of Empires 2 instead.
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76 of 84 people (90%) found this review helpful
3 people found this review funny
Not Recommended
9.3 hrs on record
Posted: June 16, 2015
GREAT CONCEPT! There is a lot of vairty in just one class of soilder, in most games of this nature you might just have crossbow men and archers, you have other type of bow type of soilders so you have to vairty of soilders.

Besides that, the game falls flat and is simply broken. Yes the dreaded broken game my friends. I played and played level 3 a several times, and can't beat it because the game doesn't want me to, it's not due to lack of trying or being defeated....It just freezes on the level after a half hour or so.

In any game, buidling your castle is one of the most fun parts, it's a freak'en nightmare. Nothing lines up, even when you think your walls are together they aren't, for some odd reason. When you finally do get your castle walls straight it seems like you only need a handful of bowmen to fend off any baddies.

The AI took the short bus to school, they charge your castle in small groups sort of like they are hazing you and testing you out but they end up accomplishing nothing.

It does have an interesting system when it comes to getting resources, you just don't chop down word, you have to make them into planks with a special production house. I like the mirco mangement, and you can switch workers from job to job. I like RTS games where it takes time to raise an army and it's not just about who can build the fastest army first like starcraft.

I would have finished the game dispite it's flaws but at the end of the day when a game is broken and can't play you can't give it a thumbs up.
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59 of 62 people (95%) found this review helpful
1 person found this review funny
Not Recommended
8.8 hrs on record
Posted: September 14, 2014
So this game had the potential to be great, but everything they tried to do was simply implemented horribly. I tried to see the positives in this game to no avail. My rant/review shall now commence.

You'd imagine that the wall and citadel construction would have been done right since it's the bloody title of the game.. well guess again, it's horrendous and inexplicably complicated and bugy. (also for some reason, the further away you place your wall, the less fps you have, I don't understand how that could be an actual correlation in this day and age)

Another thing is the menus and extremely unfriendly interface. There are many icons which supposedly show different resources.. the only thing is they're basically all the same. Adding to the horrible interface is the crappy layout of buildings and options. There's just a bunch of fancy pop-out menus with NOTHING in them. You will literally see a huge menu with only one option and no tooltips or anything. Oh and remember all those lovely hotkeys that every relatively new rts has? That's right you guessed it, this game has none.

As I'm sure you've noticed, this is quite an angry review and has turned into a rant rather than an objective review. BUT, after having played a few skirmishes against the so called 'a.i.' I felt compelled to try and save you from the dreadful experience that lies ahead.

I somehow managed to get it for 6 euros and I still feel cheated. This game is so pre-alpha that no one should ever be able to buy it until they at least remove all the bugs and arrange the ai and interface.

Save yourself and your wallet, do not waste money on this.

DO NOT BUY THIS GAME.

I'm out.
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118 of 150 people (79%) found this review helpful
Not Recommended
1.5 hrs on record
Posted: November 29, 2013
This game would be much more enjoyable with the addition of tooltips to give you a little more information about the buildings, units, etc.

I think the actual game play is 'okay' but the UI is not very friendly.
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56 of 58 people (97%) found this review helpful
1 person found this review funny
Not Recommended
8.4 hrs on record
Posted: January 28, 2015
Absolute trash, never again will I purchase a game from this company. They showed a great game, it is visually appealing, but thats where it ends, I have a high end gaming rig that can run just about anything, but this junkware keeps crashing. Never been able to finish the first level without multiple restarts and crashes, luckily I learned to save very frequently. Absolute no for recommending this. Not even if it were free would I recommend it as it only causes serious frustration.
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