View Full Version : Video Games Mount and Blade - good independent PC game

KC Jones
08-25-2008, 08:33 PM
I just got turned on to this and thought I'd share the love...

Mount and Blade

First person medieval combat - with a focus on mounted combat. It's also got some RPG/sim elements as you're basically a free lance knight out to build a retinue, recruit warriors, and generally make a name for yourself in what is ostensibly 13th century Europe. You can download the demo and build characters up to level 8 before the game will kick you out. I opted to buy a license the moment that happened - this game is so worth $35. It's single player only and the AI isn't great but the game is still a blast.

If you want a newbie guide, this is the best:



08-27-2008, 09:06 AM
Sweet, thanks. I'll try it out.

08-27-2008, 08:32 PM
Interested in more opinions on this.

KC Jones
08-30-2008, 09:17 AM
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