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lsquo;CHIVALRY: DEADLIEST WARRIORrsquo; READIES FOR OCTOBER BETA WITH DEBUT OF NEW VIDEO FOR THE VIKING CLASS

In the lead up to next monthrsquo;s beta launch, Chivalry: Deadliest Warrior has revealed two of the six most ruthless and notorious warriors included in the new expansion pack from Torn Banner based on the Spike TV original series,ldquo;Deadliest Warrior.rdquo; In addition to the Samurai and Spartan, Chivalry: Deadliest Warrior also let players take on the role of a Viking, Knight, Pirate and Ninja.

Can the Knightrsquo;s armor defeat the Samurairsquo;s swift swordplay? Will the Spartanrsquo;s monstrous shield overcome the Vikingrsquo;s throwing axe?

Yoursquo;ll get a chance to find out in battle when Chivalry: Deadliest Warrior for PC heads into beta next month. To get you ready for the melee, below is a list of features for the Viking warrior:


nbsp;nbsp;nbsp;nbsp;nbsp; Viking Warrior

middot;nbsp;nbsp;nbsp;nbsp;nbsp;nbsp;nbsp;nbsp; Dual-wield one-handed weapons

middot;nbsp;nbsp;nbsp;nbsp;nbsp;nbsp;nbsp;nbsp; 3-hit combos, which can end in double-handed strike

middot;nbsp;nbsp;nbsp;nbsp;nbsp;nbsp;nbsp;nbsp; Combos get faster as they go

middot;nbsp;nbsp;nbsp;nbsp;nbsp;nbsp;nbsp;nbsp; Can carry a shield

middot;nbsp;nbsp;nbsp;nbsp;nbsp;nbsp;nbsp;nbsp; Can throw shield

middot;nbsp;nbsp;nbsp;nbsp;nbsp;nbsp;nbsp;nbsp; Can throw axes

middot;nbsp;nbsp;nbsp;nbsp;nbsp;nbsp;nbsp;nbsp; Customizable beard colors

middot;nbsp;nbsp;nbsp;nbsp;nbsp;nbsp;nbsp;nbsp; Can unlock bear furs

middot;nbsp;nbsp;nbsp;nbsp;nbsp;nbsp;nbsp;nbsp; Balanced in health and movement speed

middot;nbsp;nbsp;nbsp;nbsp;nbsp;nbsp;nbsp;nbsp; Tries to close the distance and overwhelm opponents with fast strikes

Let me know if you would like access to the beta and Irsquo;ll be sure to add your name to the list.

Check out the full Viking class video here: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=O4nghHXhaMk

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