XBL Content Roundup: April 4th, 2014

By Rebecca Smith, 2 years ago
There is just a single solitary Windows 8 game today. Continuing the trend set by recent releases, this one is also FREE. Everybody likes a free game now, don't they?

Kingdoms & Lords (Win 8) - Windows 8.1 only
Size: 227.7 MB
Price: FREE
This game allows multiplayer play and is not subject to Xbox LIVE parental settings. Microsoft shares User IDs and gamertags.

In Kingdoms & Lords, the peace and quiet of your rural village are shattered by the threat of Barbarian forces. With war upon your region, you must build up your village and train your militia. But, things take a turn for the worst: the Dark King has returned to power, invading every territory across the continent...

A DUAL GENRE: SIMULATION AND STRATEGY
• A strategy game: raise an army and attack your neighbors. Hire/train/grow your army to prepare them for combat.
• A medieval simulation: expand lands, cultivate crops and raise animals to get
money and food. Enjoy a rich production system to build your kingdom.

LET YOUR FRIENDS JOIN THE FUN
• Challenge your friends by launching your troops against their lines of defense and see who has the best army!
• Forge alliances, rescue their units, and send them unique gifts.

A TRUE ECONOMY TO MANAGE ON A DAILY BASIS
• Optimize your production system and get extra revenue
• Upgrade your buildings, unlock new ones and enhance your capabilities
• Invest to grow your army to upgrade their weapons
• Protect your kingdom, defeat rival armies and steal their resources
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Rebecca Smith
Written by Rebecca Smith
Rebecca is the Newshound Manager at TrueGaming Network. She has been contributing articles since 2010, especially those that involve intimidatingly long lists. When not writing news, she works in an independent game shop so that she can spend all day talking about games too. She'll occasionally go outside.