Ascend: Hand of Kul Wages War

By Lexley Ford, 3 years ago
Signal Studios have released a new trailer for their upcoming free-to-play title Ascend: Hand of Kul, that delves into some of the finer points of the game's never ending online combat, or Crusade. While serving your chosen god, other players will be encountered in spirit form and you can choose to help or hinder them. This can be done by sending useful blessings to allies or banishing creatures into the world of your enemies.



For those that are eagerly awaiting this title, it may be worth remembering that by purchasing any two titles from this year's Summer of Arcade line-up, you will receive a free “Souls Pack” worth 800 MSP for use when Ascend:Hand of Kul launches later this year.
Lexley Ford
Written by Lexley Ford
Lex has been gaming for nearly three decades and has been a Newshound for TrueAchievements since 2011. When he’s not writing news he can normally be found immersing himself in a good story or just blowing stuff up.
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Riconoclast
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Posted on 17 July 13 at 14:59
Well that certainly sounds interesting, it seems to be taking a leaf from Dark Souls.
SilentRich69
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Posted on 17 July 13 at 15:09
Already playing this in the closed beta gotta admit its likely the best F2P game we got.
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AKXOne
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Posted on 17 July 13 at 15:16
Really enjoying what I've played of the beta. Just wish I had more time to put into it before they perform the reset!
Vermillion Haze
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Posted on 17 July 13 at 15:26
Looks cool!
nelis99
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Posted on 17 July 13 at 15:33
looks pretty nice
InundatedDad
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Posted on 17 July 13 at 16:07
Looking forward to this game.
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Posted on 17 July 13 at 16:15
I wish this would release already, it's been on my radar for the past 6 months being F2P i'm very interested in how it turns out.
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Posted on 17 July 13 at 16:24
I'm still waiting for a Beta key so I can try it angry
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Posted on 17 July 13 at 16:33
Well it looks like i'm buying 2 arcade games this year.

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Posted on 17 July 13 at 16:39
been looking forward to this game since i heard about it last year!
a Fi1thy Casual
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Posted on 17 July 13 at 16:56
Wow - this is looking surprisingly good for a F2P title. Impressive stuff.
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Posted on 17 July 13 at 17:13
So can you play real co-op in this game?
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Posted on 17 July 13 at 18:11
Looks pretty good and seems really interesting for a f2p. Still waiting on more news about the (WP) version.
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Posted on 17 July 13 at 18:26
I think this is going to be the best f2p so far, it rocks!
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Posted on 17 July 13 at 18:35
Samba P said:So can you play real co-op in this game?Nope. At least not that I've seen. It's not really competitive either. At least not directly.
Psychobilly1987
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Posted on 17 July 13 at 18:46
i cannot wait to try this game :P
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Posted on 17 July 13 at 20:16
Looking forward to this game. clap
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Posted on 17 July 13 at 21:15, Edited on 17 July 13 at 21:16 by iMaginaryy
Definitely excited to try this game out!
Is the beta closed now? And I take it theres no specific release date or month?

Also, does anyone know anything about the other upcoming F2P title World Series: Full House Poker? And a loose release date for that?
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Posted on 17 July 13 at 23:47
Plug, check my blog (link on my page), did a quick review on this about a week ago.

Summary, had potential but pay to win sucks.
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