Gladiators: free demoIf you want a simple taste of the action, there is a free demo. You can test out the combat by seeing 2 teams of 3 gladiators duke...
Gladiators: Slave marketNow that you started your account, we need to hire our own gladiators. Buy some from the slave market....
Gladiators: marketplaceDo you need some money? Make sure to build a marketplace and eventually hire a merchant....
Gladiators is a free to play MMORPG / MMORTS hybrid set in the blood thirsty era of Ancient Rome. You're a slave that has just been freed from captivity, a local senator takes pity on your cause and gives you some Dinari. You could waste your money on beer and brothels, or you could attempt to build your own gladiator school and become one of the most famous gladiators ever to grace the arena.
Your first responsibility in Gladiators is to construct your gladiator school, this is where you will try to train the icons of tomorrow. Once you've constructed your school, you need some gladiators. This is one of the most interesting aspects of the game as the gladiators represent the backbone of your school. There are 2 different ways to recruit them, firstly you can go to the tavern and pay for mercenaries to aid your cause, or you can visit the slave market. Slaves make for much better gladiators as they're fighting for their freedom, not just coin. New slaves are added every 20 minutes, but players must choose wisely or their new gladiator won't make it out of the arena. Each gladiator has several stats to let you evaluate his potential, including age, weapon type, talent and strength. You can also train your gladiators using a gladiator trainer, this allows you to choose how much energy your gladiators exert on training, the more they push, the more benefits they gain.
As well as managing the school itself, you must also make sure your gladiators have everything they need outside of battle. You can build a bathhouse to keep their spirits up, construct a large temple to give them religion, and even a winery to keep them fueled. Certain buildings and activities require staff members, you can hire staff easily and they level up as they perform more actions. Certain staff members, such as doctors and trainers are highly important to your school.
Gladiators includes brutally horrific arena combat, from 1v1 fights, to 1v3, to chariot races. If it happened in an arena in Ancient Rome, you can do it on Gladiators.
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