“The king is dead! Long live the new king! ”Some would shout. But in the kingdom of Fahrul, chaos takes over when an unknown assassinates the sovereign. That is the premise of For the King, this week’s free game on Epic Games Store, although it already was previously. Every Thursday, around 5:00 p.m. (Spanish peninsular time), the platform of the creators of Fortnite gives away new titles. In the case of this title, it will be available until April 30, the date on which it will be replaced by the following products (Amnesia: The Dark Descent and Crashlands). Everyone with an account on the Epic platform can add the promo games to their library forever.
Mix of genres
After the vile assassination of the monarch, the queen pleads with the citizens to raise their arms and help her stop the avalanche of violence looming over the kingdom. The player can undertake the adventure alone or enjoy the cooperative experience, both locally and online. Faced with the problematic situation that the entire society faces, the user must make a series of strategic decisions, such as dividing the group to cover more ground or staying together with the aim of protecting the territory.
For the King is a title that introduces elements of strategy and RPG fighting, as well as dungeon exploration. The developers promise unique games thanks to the maps that are generated in a procedural way. You will have to complete missions, fight against creatures and ride the waves in search of new destinations.
From April 30, Epic Games Store has announced that it will be giving away Amnesia: The Dark Descent and Crashlands, as previously noted. The first one is a first-person horror title, while the second is a lighthearted and narrative ARPG.
Source | Epic Games Store