dark        
 
 

#Kingdoms of Amalur


 photo

The DTOID Show: Wii-U madness and Pokémon Photoshops

Happy Friday, everyone! Hopefully you all tuned into our live show today and won an XBLA code for the latest Orcs Must Die! DLC, but if not, don't worry! There will be plenty more giveaways in the near future - and that's a Tara Long Promi...

 
 
 photo

38 Studios explains Kingdoms of Amalur online pass

38 Studios has attempted to justify the content being gated behind an online pass in Kingdoms of Amalur: Reckoning. When asked why an entire quest line was being held to ransom in exchange for new sales, the developer said it was originally...

 
 
 photo

Kingdoms of Amalur hides seven quests behind online pass

Kingdoms of Amalur: Reckoning is a single-player game, but that hasn't stopped Electronic Arts from cramming an online pass into the game. We knew the pass was going to hide the game's Mass Effect tie-in armor, but now we know that it's hol...

 
 
 photo

Choke on some new Kingdoms of Amalur: Reckoning screens

Here's a great big wad of screenshots for Kingdoms of Amalur: Reckoning, full of massive swords, bright colors and pointy ears. Some of these are old, some of them are new. All of them are worth checking out. After playing the demo earlier ...

 
 
 photo

DTOID Extra: Kingdoms of Amalur demo impressions

Hey guys! If you didn't hear, the Kingdoms of Amalur: Reckoning demo is now available for 360, PS3, and PC. I had some preview-time with the game a while back, and even interviewed the producer, but I think my time with the demo was p...

 
 
 photo

Demo Jimpressions: Kingdoms of Amalur: Reckoning

I've heard mixed things about Kingdoms of Amalur: Reckoning. Some say it's great, others feel a little disappointed. After spending time with the demo on Xbox Live, I'm not prepared to judge one way or another -- after all, it's a huge RPG ...

 
 
 photo

Jimquisition: Limited Collector's Complete Edition

The heroic Jim Sterling is back once again to champion the rights of those too weak to champion themselves, and bask in the very palpable gratitude that he most assuredly deserves. This week, he describes how the game industry is tying a n...

 
 
 photo

Video of the ME3 and Reckoning demo item unlocks

Yesterday we detailed what you'd be getting if you play the Mass Effect 3 and Kingdoms of Amalur: Reckoning demos. Well today Electronic Arts has released a little video showing off how the special items look in action. The Kingdoms of Ama...

 
 
 photo

The DTOID Show: Fiona, and AMY, and Amalur! Oh, my!

Oh hello, Wednesday! I didn't see you creep up on me. Max and I were just talking about some videogames. I suppose you'd like us to share with the class, huh? I guess we can do that. On today's episode, we've got the rundown on those free ...

 
 
 photo

ME3 and Reckoning demos will give you in-game items

The demo for Kingdoms of Amalur: Reckoning has a date: January 17, 2012, on PC, Xbox 360, and PlayStation 3. Playing it will unlock two free Reckoning-themed items for Mass Effect 3 and three items for Reckoning itself. Likewise, playing th...

 
 
 photo

DTOID News Flash: Diablo III, CES, and delays galore!

It's time for yet another quick news flash, courtesy of The Destructoid Show! Now that we've officially joined the Revision3 team, you can expect to see a lot more videos like this popping up on the homepage. On today's DTOID news flash, I...

 
 
 photo

DTOID Show: Interview With KoA: Reckoning's Producer

Good morrow, warriors of the realm! I know a lot of you are excited for Kingdoms Of Amalur: Reckoning, so here's a little interview I did this week with the game's producer Andrew Frederiksen, from Big Huge Games. We discuss the vario...

 
 
 photo

The DTOID Show: Miyamoto's Retirement, Amalur's Lore

Hey guys! If you missed the live show today, Tara's out of town antique shopping or something, so we had New Challenger host and dear, beloved homeboy Anthony Carboni come hang out.  Today's topics include: 1. Is Shigeru Miyamoto...

 
 
 photo

Kingdoms of Amalur: Reckoning limited editions detailed

I think we've all purchased at least one limited-edition game that we really, really shouldn't have. And there it sits, to this day, collecting dust on your shelf for all the world to see. Kingdoms of Amalur: Reckoning is going all out in t...

 
 
 photo

DTOID Show: Hands-on with Kingdoms of Amalur: Reckoning

Hey guys! Earlier this week, I got some hands-on time with Kingdoms Of Amalur: Reckoning, the mutant brain-baby of fantasy author R.A. Salvatore, comic book artist Todd McFarlane, and Elder Scrolls series alumnus Ken Rolston. With the...

 
 
 photo

The combat options of Reckoning explored in dev diary

Kingdoms of Amalur: Reckoning has a lot going for it, and no small part of that is the combat system which lets you combine together a variety of abilities to chain attacks and kill things. The video above does a much better job of ex...

 
 
 photo

Kingdoms of Amalur's All-Star team shows off class system

When Nick Chester previewed Kingdoms of Amalur: Reckoning earlier this year he made mention three-time World Series Champion Curt Schilling. The former MLB pitcher, much like many of us, is a lifelong gamer with aspirations of making a gam...

 
 
 photo

Kingdoms of Amalur: Reckoning deals with destiny

A new trailer for the incredibly good looking Kingdoms of Amalur: Reckoning has arrived, and it deals with destiny. More explicitly, it deals with the player's destiny and how it can be shaped during the course of the game.  Using spe...

 
 
 photo

Kingdoms of Amalur doesn't scale foes, it's intelligent

If you've played an RPG ever, you've likely encountered enemies with scaling levels. You fight them in the beginning and they're an even match, then you fight them a few hours in and they're still a match for you... what the hell, righ...

 
 
 photo

Writing destiny: Big Huge Games speaks on Reckoning

Narrative design in role-playing games has to be one of the most difficult areas to work in, especially if you are working with an already well-established world. You are not only put under the microscope by the fans of the lore, but also ...

 
 
 photo

Kingdoms of Amalur: Reckoning gets screens

One of next year's most promising titles is easily Kingdoms of Amalur: Reckoning. It looks beautiful, has a wad of talent behind it, and I've been told by those who have played it that it's a lot of fun. Sadly still, nobody's paying attenti...

 
 
 photo

Kingdoms of Amalur: Reckoning gets pre-order goods

Kingdoms of Amalur: Reckoning is still not grabbing huge amounts of attention, despite being one of 2012's most promising new IPs. Obviously, the reason for this is that it hasn't been given any pre-order incentives yet. Let's fix that! The...

 
 
 photo

The DTOID Show: The Ass Reckoning Of Ubi-Vita May Cry

[The Destructoid Show gives a rundown of all the top news from Destructoid.com every Monday, Wednesday, and Friday. Subscribe to us on YouTube, follow us on Twitter, and like us on Facebook.] (If you have...

 
 
 photo

Kingdoms of Amalur doesn't just recycle its dungeons

Following his retirement from major league baseball, Curt Schilling decided to open 38 Studios, which is now working on the open-world RPG Kingdoms of Amalur: Reckoning. The new IP has both Todd McFarlane and R.A. ...

 
 
 photo

Hands-on: Kingdoms of Amalur: Reckoning

One of the few action-RPGs that really caught our eye at Destructoid this year was Kingdoms of Amalur: Reckoning. Where most games of this genre focus on heavy action and light role-playing elements or heavy role-playing with a somewha...

 
 




Got news?  [email protected]

         

Reviews   filter by...

Various Daylife"Working Nine to Fivver"

 

Neo Cab"Hop in, Mac, where ya headed?"

 

Stela"Can't you hear me yell-a?"

 

Inmost"Apple Arcade Wave 2"

 

Call of Duty: Mobile"Pwn on phone"

 

John Wick Hex"Fortis Fortuna Adiuvat"

 

Indivisible"If the kids are united..."

 

Concrete Genie"A sweet tag"

 
 
 

Community Blogs | expand

 

Quickposts expand | +quickpost

Electric Reaper

Well, the first episode of the English dub of the Azur Lane anime was pretty In my opinion though, they did go a bit heavy on the accents of the Royal Navy

 
ZombieC0RPS

Dreezy says that if if we donate enough bits hell play Just Dance 2020 with Dtoid I think we can pool together to make this Weve donated to enough weird shit to make it

 
Slimybear245v20

I HAVETH A COPYIETH FOR YOUTH OF YE OLDIES CALL OF DUTIES JUST COMMENTITH FIRSTITH AND GIVEITH YOUR EMAILITH AND I SHALL SENDITH THE CODEITH OF THE

 
Fuzunga

So apparently, the first five episodes of Primal were recut into a movie with a limited theatrical run in LA so that it could qualify for the animated film category of the That seems like cheating, but it should totally win

 
Lynx Amali

Seems like everyone, even in Japan, is getting the western edited version of the #FE Yes, the one with those trashy street clothes and the worst offender, that awful wedding dress

 
medicamecanica

Western pc centric RPGs arent my normal comfort zone, but Disco Elysium looks intriguing like how Divinity is for And it looks like I wont get my ass kicked by the combat in this one!

 
Lex

#BuffBeastGirlFriday?

 
triggerpigking

Linktober sketch This time of Botw Zelda, shes

 
xeronio

Its kind of sad when you explain a mental issue to your family,thinking about getting treatment, and the first thing they say is that it might be an

 
 

Upcoming

More Previews
 

Destructoid Originals

More Originals
 
 
 
BACK NEXT