Ryse: Son of Rome is what I want from a next-gen game. It’s something different. And it’s something impressive. Ryse is also a game I expected to not like very much, so let’s give it one more label: a pleasant surprise on day one for Xbox One.
Next-gen kicks off this November. That means there are a ton of developers out there busting their butts off to get launch games out on time — and Ryse: Son of Rome, an Xbox One exclusive developed by Crytek, is no different.