Collectors Edition will Contain:
Seven limited edition HeroClix figures from WizKids, composed of three hero figures and four villain figures, including a one-of-a-kind Lord Recluse HeroClix.
Access to an exclusive in-game cape and chest emblem from Arachnos (the games top villain group)
A map of The Rogue Isles - the chain of islands that make up the main location
A striking book featuring art from both City of Villains and City of Heroes
City of Villains is the standalone sequel to critically acclaimed MMORPG City of Heroes. Using a staggering assortment of new powers, abilities, and customization options, players can now experience sinister game play from the other side of the mask. With diabolical craft and guile, players forge new super-powered villain characters in an attempt to dominate the world. Heroes and authorities of Paragon City will do all in their power to thwart these evil plans of destruction. It will take a supreme effort for true domination.
Every great hero has a nemesis, an equally powerful and evil villain...
Presenting City of VillainsTM, the first expansion of the comic book-inspired massively multiplayer game, City of HeroesTM!
Developed by the brilliant minds at Cryptic Studios, City of Villains offers yet another unique way to play online simultaneously with thousands of others.
Players design their villain using a similar innovative character creation system as in City of Heroes, with billions of different size, color and styling options. Players then work their way up the ladder of a villain organization in order to gain super powers. Once endowed with super abilities, players enter Paragon City and begin their own reign of terror. But here theyll face the constant threat of Paragon Citys heroes and authorities. In time, player villains can create their own organization and erect a secret base. Theyll always need to be on guard against the continual vigilance of player heroes.
Consensual Player vs. Player combat will be introduced, as well as team vs. team play. Entire super groups of good and evil will battle it out for possession of devices and relics that could determine the fate of the city, the world, and even the universe.
Venture into the stunning 3-D world of Paragon City and the Fallen Isles. Play alone, team with friends, or undertake personalized plots to create bedlam in a world already hanging in precarious balance. Villains and heroes battle for domination!
FeaturesMassively multiplayer gaming where players take on the role of a super-powered villain.
Play and live in a visually stunning 3-D world.
Cryptics costume creation system allows for literally billions of different costume combinations including costume colors, patterns, textures, hair and facial features.
Leap tall buildings, fly over entire cityscapes, run at super speeds, execute twisted schemes and more!
Form your own Squad of Villains. Band together with your friends and become the menace that plagues Paragon City.
Go on personalized missions for revenge or conquest.
Build hidden lairs and forge new weapons for your evil adventures.
Wage epic battles against Hero and rival Villain Groups in huge base invasions.
Become infamous. Watch as the masses tremble at the mention of your name. Your might grows with each successful mission and every defeated foe.
Become an infamous Villain: Players can advance from low level thugs to eventually fulfill their destiny as legendary arch-criminals.
Design and build infinitely customisable fortresses of evil: Players repel intruders with vicious weaponry and diabolical defenses.
Heroes and Villains collide: Now players can choose to take on the most challenging rivals of all time each other!
Huge variety of villain missions: including heists, kidnappings, infiltrations, and more!
Incredible villain variety: including new archetypes, powers, villain costumes, and the deadly new villain group Arachnos!
SpecificationsMinimum Requirements: This is an online only game and will require a subscription fee to play
Intel Pentium III 800 MHz or AMD Athlon 800 MHz
256Mb of RAM
4x speed CD-ROM drive
2 GB available hard disk space
GeForce 2 or ATI Radeon 8500 series graphics card
16-bit sound card
Intel Pentium 4 1.7 GHz or AMD Athlon XP 1700+
512Mb of RAM
16x speed CD-ROM drive
2Gb available hard disk space
GeForce 5600 or ATI Radeon 9600 series graphics card
16-bit sound card
Broadband internet connection
Category: Role Playing Games
Rating: 12 Years and above