Gladiators Online : Death Before Dishonor is a Free to play, Combat management MMO blood sport Game that makes players the owner of a gladiator team in ancient Rome.
Gladiators Online [Death Before Dishonor] brings the thrill and excitement of ancient blood-sports to the MMOG Colosseum, including their “Free-to-Die Permadeath Feature”. The high-end 3D combat-management game hosts deadly arena fights for gold and fans, PvP swearing, and multiplayer slave auctioning.
In Gladiators Online: Death Before Dishonor the player’s role is to become the top Lanista, or gladiator owner, in the Roman Empire. Starting with a small Ludus Gladiatorius, providing cheap entertainment to the people on the fringes of empire, he needs to train, heal and equip his gladiators so they stand a chance in the coming games. Gladiators Online is a manager type game where every detail counts and the life of the player’s fighters depend on his economic decisions. Pitching player against player in deadly show-fights, gladiators will get wounded or even die in the arena – all to the greater glory and profit of the player’s House. Using the income from these games, players will be expanding their businesses, hiring expert staff, buying fresh talent, and creating a winning team to carry them all the way to the top - to Rome.
From adjusting specific workout routines and specialized equipment giving the men an edge in the bloody sands, to hiring the right trainers and courtesans, the player’s job as Lanista will encompass all levels of planning and financing. Providing a level playing field with fair chances for all, Gladiator Online allows players to influence the show aspect of each fight through special skill driven quick time events, contesting the opposing player’s fans. The game’s matchmaking service ensures that all four gladiator classes are evenly paired within their ten game levels, matching and simulating a visceral 3D arena combat with repeatedly deadly outcome. From fans and riches to leaderboards and gladiator leagues players will be progressing through ten tiers of amazing new skills, staff and arenas, choosing from hundreds of items when upgrading and equipping their fighters.
Gladiators Online [Death Before Dishonor] has been developed for Unity3D over a period of approximately 12 months by a multinational team spanning Malta, Hong Kong, Poland, Germany and Sweden. From the outset of the development the game has been designed as a cross-platform project supporting both PC and Mobile devices.