During this weeks Gamescom 2013 convention held in Germany, Crytek shared a new look into their upcoming release of Ryse: Son of Rome. This included our first look at the games Gladiator Mode, the cooperative multiplayer experience within the game. They have described this mode as:
Plunging you into the brutal world of gladiatorial combat, Gladiator mode lets you relive the intense and brutal battles of the Colosseum as you fight cooperatively with your friends against an ever-changing array of enemies to the roar of thousands of spectators. Dynamic tile sets, unique challenges with user-generated playlists and deep character customization deliver an immersive and unpredictable combat experience unlike any other action game.
Ryse: Son of Rome will be a launch title exclusively for the Xbox One console. It is currently in development by Crytek and being published by Microsoft Studios around the world.