OXM UK: "Thankfully, Crytek's gladiatorial epic is more than just a period brawler with unsubtle signposting. 'In Ryse there's multiple pieces of combat,' Goddard assured us. 'We're showing formation combat, one-on-one combat, and one-on-many combat. This is just as an initial reveal. Everything is very centered around the deflect, very close quarters, but the enemy hits can be pretty deadly.'"