Green Man Gaming
Deathmatch. Multiplayer & AI. Chess. Decapitation. Descend into a brutal tournament where factions of sinister knights and grotesque beasts battle for domination in bloody arena matches and furious melee brawls. Crush opponents with hammers and shields, rend flesh with razor sharp claws and slice off heads with swords and axes.In Rooks Keep, players will maim their competitors in both a selection of deathmatch-arena game-modes such as 'Deathmatch', 'Team-Deathmatch', 'Conversion', 'Chess', 'Last-Man-Standing' and 'Combat Chess'. Play solo, jump into multiplayer matches, or add AI opponents to squash under-foot in both single and multiplayer. We even support 3rd party Chess engines.The game is set in a uniquely styled fantasy world, where factions battle ceaselessly for your entertainment.
Players will enter into a variety of game-modes, such as Deathmatch, Last-Man-Standing and Conversion(kill enemies to convert them to your team), and battle across a variety of maps with many available options and mutators.
Melee combat The focus of Rooks
Keep is on the fantasy melee combat system, featuring quick and heavy attacks, parrying, blocking, dodging and special abilities and skills.
Chess Players can play in both Classic Chess and the unusual Combat Chess mode, where players have the opportunity to fight to retain their place on the board if attacked.
AI/LAN/OnlineRooks Keep presents players with single-player solely against AI bots, LAN and online. Also supported are 3rd party Chess engines. Even hot-seat Chess is available.
Unreal & mod support Built on the Unreal® Development Kit™, Rooks Keep both looks great and offers mod support. Players will be able to use the included UnrealEd tool to build their own maps and mods.
OS: Windows 7 / Vista / XP SP3
CPU: 2.4GHz Dual core CPU
GPU: 512MB Shader Model 3.0 Nvidia GeForce 8800 GT or AMD Radeon HD 3870.
DX: DirectX 9.0c
Input: KB & Mouse (Gamepad supported)